Warne invites Knight Riders in to bat at Eden Gardens

Published: Tuesday, May 20, 2008, 3:35 [IST]
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Kolkata: Jaipur Rajasthan Royals' skipper Shane Warne won the toss and decided to bowl in their IPL away tie against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Eden Gardens here on Tuesday.

The local outfit suffered a setback ahead of the start with their bowling ace Shoaib Akhtar sitting out owing to knee injury. Gul returns to share new-ball with Ashok Dinda. Kolkata have to win in order to stay in hunt for semis' spot. Rajasthan Royals fielded an unchanged squad.


Knight Riders: Salman Butt, Mohd Hafeez, Sourav Ganguly, David Hussey, Debabrata Das, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Wriddhiman Saha, Ajit Agarkar, Ishant Sharma, Ashok Dinda and Umar Gul

Rajasthan Royals: Smith, SA Asnodkar, YK Pathan, SR Watson, M Kaif, RA Jadeja, captainSK Warne, Sohail Tanvir, wicketkeeperM Rawat, SK Trivedi, MM Patel.

Match Officials: Umpires: Brian Jerling and Rudi Koertzen. Third umpire: K Hariharan. Match Ref: Farookh Engineer.


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