ICC World Twenty20

Black Caps elect to field

2014-03-29 11:49
Brendon McCullum (File)

Chittagong - New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum won the toss and decided to bowl in the World Twenty20 Super-10 Group One match against the Netherlands in Chittagong on Saturday.

New Zealand brought in paceman Trent Boult and allrounder Jimmy Neesham for Colin Munro and Tim Southee in two changes from the side which beat England by the Duckworth-Lewis method.

The Netherlands, who lost to South Africa on Thursday, remained unchanged for the third match in a row.

South Africa, who have four points after three games, take on England in the next match later Saturday.

Sri Lanka have four points from three matches while England have two from two.

The top two teams from both groups will qualify for the semi-finals.

The final will be played in Dhaka on April 6.


New Zealand: Brendon McCullum (capt), Corey Anderson, Martin Guptill, Mitchell McClenaghan, Nathan McCullum, Kyle Mills, Jimmy Neesham, Luke Ronchi, Trent Boult, Ross Taylor, Kane Williamson.

Netherlands: Peter Borren (capt), Michael Swart, Stephan Myburgh, Wesley Barresi, Tom Cooper, Logan van Beek, Mudassar Bukhari, Ben Cooper, Timm van der Gugten, Ahsan Malik, Pieter Seelaar.

Umpires: Aleem Dar (PAK) and Bruce Oxenford (AUS)

Tv umpire: Steve Davis (AUS)

Match referee: David Boon (AUS)

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