Sachin wins toss, puts Chennai Super Kings into bat

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Mumbai, May 14 (UNI) Sachin Tendulkar won the toss for his team Mumbai Indians and elected to field first against Chennai Super Kings in their DLF Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 match being played at the Wankhede stadium here today.

This match is a big moment for the Mumbai Indians icon player and captain Sachin Tendulkar as he will be making his IPL debut after missing the first seven matches due to a groin injury.

Mumbai Indians made just one change in their team with Sachin Tendulkar coming in place of Saurabh Tiwary, while Chennai Super Kings also made one change with Joginder Sharma coming in place of P Amarnath.

Mumbai Indians have won three of their seven matches to have six points, while Chennai Super Kings with six wins in nine matches are on 12 points.

The Teams: Mumbai Indians: Sachin Tendulkar (c), Shaun Pollock, Sanath Jayasuriya, Robin Uthappa, Dominic Thornley, Dwayne Bravo, Abhishek Nayar, Yogesh Takawale, Dhaval Kulkarni, Rohan Raje, Ashish Nehra.

Chennai Super Kings: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (c), Stephen Fleming, S Vidyut, Suresh Raina, S Badrinath, Albie Morkel, Chamara Kapugedera, Muttiah Muralitharan, Manpreet Gony, Joginder Sharma, L Balaji.

Umpires: B Doctrove (West Indies), A Saheba (India), Third Umpire: Rudi Koertzen (South Africa).

Match Referee: Javagal Srinath (India).

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