IPL 10 RCB vs GL: Gujarat wins toss; Bangalore to bat
Bengaluru: Winning the toss against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Gujarat Lions (GL) opted to bowl first in the Indian Premier League match at the M Chinnaswamy ground here on Thursday.
Informing about the changes in the playing XI, GL skipper Suresh Raina said that Aussie all-rounder James Faulkner has been recalled in the squad while Akshdeep Nath and Dwayne Smith will miss out today.
RCB captain Virat Kohli said that their frontline paceman Tymal Mills has been ruled out due to a niggle in his back, while Stuart Binny has been kept out. Travis Head has finally got a game here, while Aniket Choudhary will replace Binny.
Here are the two squads:
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli (c), Mandeep Singh, AB de Villiers, Travis Head, Kedar Jadhav (wk), Pawan Negi, Samuel Badree, Sreenath Aravind, Yuzvendra Chahal, Aaniket Choudhary
Brendon McCullum, Aaaron Finch, Suresh Raina (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Ishan Kishan, Ravindra Jadeja, James Faulkner, Aditya Tye, Basil Thampi, Nathu Singh, Shubham Agarwal