Deepankar Kaur | cricket20
Kochi Tuskers Kerala skipper Mahela Jayawardene has won the toss and elected to bowl first against the Deccan Chargers in a vital clash for both teams at the Nehru Stadium in Kochi.
The Tuskers and Chargers both come into tonight game looking to get their campaigns back on track after suffering a stuttering start to this year’s tournament.
The Chargers sit at the bottom of the group standings with the Tuskers just 3 places better off, victory for either team will see them stay in contention for a place in the knock out stages of the competition.
Kochi Tuskers Kerala team - BB McCullum, DPMD Jayawardene*, RA Jadeja, BJ Hodge, KM Jadhav, PA Patel†, RV Gomez, R Vinay Kumar, RP Singh, NLTC Perera, S Sreesanth.
Deccan Chargers team - S Sohal, S Dhawan, KC Sangakkara*†, CL White, DT Christian, B Chipli, DB Ravi Teja, A Mishra, DW Steyn, MS Gony, I Sharma.