Cuttack, Oct 26 (UNI) India Red won the toss and elected to bat against defending champions India Blue in the final of the NKP Salve Trophy Challenger Series here today.
India Red made three changes, including Parthiv Patel, Jaydev Shah and R Vinay Kumar in places of Faiz Fazal, Manoj Tiwary and Wridhman Saha, while India Blue effected two changes, replacing Arjun Yadav and Pradip Sangwan with Ajinkya Rahane and S Trivedy.
Teams: India Blue: Yuvraj Singh (capt), Ajinkya Rahane, Virat Kohli, Robin Uthappa, Dinesh Karthik, YV Takawale, Irfan Pathan, R Ashwin, Ashok Dinda, Chaitanya Nanda, S Trivedi.
India Red: S Badrinath (capt), Rohit Sharma, Parthiv Patel, Murali Vijay, Avishek Nayar, Jaydev Shah, Piyush Chawla, Pravin Kumar, R Vinay Kumar, Laxmipathi Balaji, M Parmar.
Umpires: S Asnani and AM Saheba.
TV umpire: SK Tarapore Match referee: Satayabrata Mukherjee.
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