Tendulkar win the toss and elects to bat first
Sachin Tendulkar has won the toss for the Mumbai Indians and elected to bat first against the Rajasthan Royals at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
The Indians come into today game as favourites to claim the victory but yesterdays shock result for the Knight Riders shows just how close the competition is in this years IPL.
JP Duminy isn’t fully fit and will miss today’s game, the Indians other overseas players including Sanath Jayasuriya, Ryan McLaren and Lasith Malinga will start the game.
Mumbai Indians squad - SR Tendulkar*, M Ali, DJ Bravo, S Dhawan, JP Duminy, CRD Fernando, Harbhajan Singh, ST Jayasuriya, Z Khan, DS Kulkarni, R McLaren, C Madan, I Malhotra, SL Malinga, GR Napier, AM Nayar, KA Pollard, AT Rayudu, R Sathish, KS Sahabuddin, R Shukla, AP Tare†, SS Tiwary.
Rajasthan Royals squad - SK Warne*, SA Asnodkar, J Botha, FY Fazal, AA Jhunjhunwala, Kamran Khan, MJ Lumb, DR Martyn, AD Mascarenhas, M Morkel, S Narwal, NV Ojha†, MM Patel, YK Pathan, AG Paunikar†, SA Quadri, AS Raut, A Singh, GC Smith, SW Tait, SK Trivedi, SB Wagh.