India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat in the second one-day international against Pakistan here.
Both sides made one change each to the squad that played the opener in Guwahati, which India won to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.
India dropped left-arm spinner Murali Kartik and included batsman Virender Sehwag, who will play his first international match in five months. Sehwag last played in the Afro-Asia Cup in Chennai in June.
The visitors brought in left-arm seamer Sohail Tanvir in place of spinner Abdul Rehman.
Pakistan: Shoaib Malik (capt), Younis Khan, Salman Butt, Mohammad Yousuf, Shahid Afridi, Misbah-ul-Haq, Kamran Akmal, Shoaib Akhtar, Umar Gul, Sohail Tanvir, Rao Iftikhar.
India: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (capt), Yuvraj Singh, Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Robin Uthappa, Gautam Gambhir, Irfan Pathan, Rudra Pratap Singh, Zaheer Khan, Harbhajan Singh.
Umpires: Ian Gould (ENG) and Suresh Shastri (IND)
TV umpire: Amish Saheba (IND)
Match referee: Roshan Mahanama (SRI)