Pollock opts to bowl first in Mumbai
The Mumbai Indians won the toss and invited Rajasthan Royals to bat first in their Indian Premier League tie at the DY Patil Stadium.
The dramatic turnaround in their fortunes notwithstanding, Mumbai Indians have a tough task in hand to stop the relentless march of Rajasthan Royals. The home team have turned the corner with superb victories over Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Daredevils.
The visitors are on a roll and their relentless march towards the last four would get only a jolt if they lose and a victory would enhance their hopes to a large extent.
Rajasthan Royals: Shane Warne, Swapnil Asnodkar, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammad Kaif, Kamran Akmal, Taruwar Kohli, Mahesh Rawat, Dimitri Mascarenhas, Pankaj Singh, Munaf Patel, Yusuf Pathan, Graeme Smith, Sohail Tanvir, Siddharth Trivedi, Shane Watson, Dinesh Salunke.
Mumbai Indians: Sachin Tendulkar, Sanath Jayasuriya, Luke Ronchi, Ajinkya Rahane, Robin Uthappa, Dwayne Bravo, Shaun Pollock, Loots Bosman, Dominic Thornely, Manish Pandey, Abhishek Nayar, Ashish Nehra, Aniket Chavan, Siddharth Chitnis, Gaurav Dhiman, Dilhara Fernando, Musavir Khote, Dhawal Kulkarni, Rajesh Pawar, Saurabh Tiwary, Ashwell Prince, Rohan Raje, Pinal Shah, Swapnil Singh, Yogesh Takawale and Vikrant Yeligati.