Chennai Super Kings put Delhi in to bat

Published: Thursday, May 8, 2008, 3:35 [IST]
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New Delhi: Chennai Super Kings' skipper MS Dhoni won the toss and elected to bowl against hosts Delhi Daredevils in their Indian Premier League encounter at Ferozeshah Kotla in Delhi today.

Chennai have drafted in Laxmipathi Balaji, Arun Karthik, Abhinav Mukund and Sudeep Tyagi while the young attacking batsman Manoj Tiwary replaces the batting all-rounder Rajat Bhatia for Delhi.

Daredevils holds the edge with a terrific batting line-up with the likes of Sehwag, Gambhir, Dhawan, AB, Malik, Tiwary and Karthik and solid bowling attack spearheaded by McGrath. Chennai Kings sans overseas stars have a task cut out against the side bubbling with confidence.


Delhi Daredevils: Virender Sehwag (capt), Gautam Gambhir, Shikhar Dhawan, AB de Villiers, Shoaib Malik, Manoj Tiwary, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Mithun Manhas YoMahesh, Glenn McGrath and Mohammad Asif.

Chennai Super Kings: Stephen Fleming, Suresh Raina, Karthik, Abhinav Mukund, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (capt, wk), Albie Morkel, Joginder Sharma, S Tyagi, Laxmipathi Balaji, Muralitharan and M Ntini


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