Warne wins the toss, Royals bowl first
Rajasthan Royals skipper Shane Warne has won the toss and elected to bowl first against the Pune Warriors in a vital match for both teams at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.
The Royals come into the game full of confidence after back to back victories; a win over the Warriors will see the home side move to the top of the IPL group standings, one point ahead of the Mumbai Indians.
The visitors meanwhile come into the game on the back of a five game losing streak which as seen them slip down the standings after starting the tournament with back to back victories over the Kings XI Punjab and Kochi Tuskers Kerala.
The Royals have name an unchanged line up while the Warriors make two changes to the team which lost against the Royal Challengers Bangalore as Murali Kartik and Nathan McCullum come into the line up.
Rajasthan Royals team - SR Watson, R Dravid, LRPL Taylor, AM Rahane, J Botha, AL Menaria, A Singh, SK Warne*, STR Binny, DH Yagnik†, SK Trivedi.
Pune Warriors team - JD Ryder, MK Pandey, M Manhas, RV Uthappa†, Yuvraj Singh*, Harpreet Singh, R Sharma, NL McCullum, M Kartik, JE Taylor, AC Thomas.