Chennai, Feb 16 (PTI) India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoniwon the toss and elected to bat against New Zealand in theirsecond cricket World Cup warm-up match at M A ChidambaramStadium here today.
Sachin Tendulkar will play today''s game for India afterskipping the first game against Australia.
Ross Taylor will lead New Zealand instead of regularcaptain Daniel Vettori.
India: MS Dhoni (C), Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar,Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Suresh Raina, YusufPathan, Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, R Ashwin, AshishNehra, Munaf Patel, S Sreesanth and Zaheer Khan.
New Zealand: Ross Taylor (C), Martin Guptill, BrendonMcCullum, Jesse Ryder, James Franklin, Scott Styris, JacobOram, Nathan McCullum, Kyle Mills, Hamish Bennett, LukeWoodcock, Tim Southee, Jamie How, Kane Williamson and DanielVettori.