Pune, April 6 (IANS) Rising Pune Supergiant won the toss and elected the field against Mumbai Indians in the second match of the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Thursday.
For the visitors, all-rounders Krunal Pandya and Hardik Pandya made it to the playing eleven along with New Zealand pacers Tim Southee and Mitchell McClenaghan.
For the hosts, Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be playing his first IPL match as a player and not a skipper after nine seasons and 143 matches.
Rising Pune Supergiant: Ajinkya Rahane, Mayank Agarwal, Steven Smith(captain), Manoj Tiwary, MS Dhoni(wicketkeeper), Ben Stokes, Rajat Bhatia, Deepak Chahar, Adam Zampa, Imran Tahir, Ashok Dinda
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma(captain), Parthiv Patel(wicketkeeper), Ambati Rayudu, Kieron Pollard, Nitish Rana, Jos Buttler, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Tim Southee, Jasprit Bumrah.
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