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Knight Riders win the toss and elect to bat

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Sourav Ganguly has won the toss and decided to bat first against the Chennai Super Kings in a make or break game for both teams.

Both teams come into the game tied on 10 points and defeat for either side will make qualiying for the Indian Premier League semi finals an uphill battles.

The Knight Riders come into the game looking to bounce back from their 7 wicket defeat against the Royal Challengers Bangalore on Saturday. They have made three changes bringing in David Hussey, Laxmi Ratan Shukla and Iqbal Abdullah.

The Super King have made a few changes to the team that lost against the Deccan Chargers at the weekend. Michael Hussey and Thilan Thushara have been dropped to make way for Muttiah Muralitharan and Albie Morkel.

Chennai Super Kings team - ML Hayden, M Vijay, SK Raina, S Anirudha, MS Dhoni*†, S Badrinath, JA Morkel, R Ashwin, SB Jakati, M Muralitharan, DE Bollinger.

Kolkata Knight Riders team - SC Ganguly*, CH Gayle, BB McCullum, DJ Hussey, MK Tiwary, AD Mathews, WP Saha†, LR Shukla, AB Agarkar, Iqbal Abdulla, AB Dinda.

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