ENG vs IND 3rd ODI: England wins toss, India to bat in virtual final

Shubhanshu Sharma
Published on: 17 July 2018 11:27 AM GMT
ENG vs IND 3rd ODI: England wins toss, India to bat in virtual final

Leeds: Winning the crucial toss, England skipper Eoin Morgan invited India to bat first at the Headingley Cricket ground here on Tuesday.

For the third and final One Day International (ODI), Virat Kohli has made some changes to the playing XI. Lokesh Rahul has been dropped to make place for Dinesh Karthik, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar has returned in place of Umesh Yadav and Shardul Thakur will be playing in place of Siddharth Kaul.

English captain has also dropped Jason Roy to include James Vince as Jonny Bairstow's opening partner.

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It is worth mentioning that the series is level 1-1 so far.

Here are the two playing XIs:

India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (c), Dinesh Karthik, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal

England: Jonny Bairstow, James Vince, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Moeen Ali, David Willey, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood

Shubhanshu Sharma

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