Cricket

England to bat in third ODI

2016-08-30 15:08
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Eoin Morgan (Getty Images)

Nottingham - England captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in the third one-day international at Trent Bridge on Tuesday.

England were unchanged from the side that won the second ODI at Lord's by four wickets as they sought a win in this day/night fixture that would put them an unbeatable 3-0 up in the five-match series.

Pakistan made one change, with Mohammad Nawaz replacing fellow left-arm spin-bowling all-rounder Imad Wasim, who suffered a knee injury while making an unbeaten 63 at Lord's.

Teams

England: Alex Hales, Jason Roy, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (capt), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wkt), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood

Pakistan: Sami Aslam, Sharjeel Khan, Azhar Ali (capt), Babar Azam, Sarfraz Ahmed (wkt), Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Nawaz, Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Amir

Umpires: Simon Fry (AUS) Richard Kettleborough (ENG)

TV umpire: Marais Erasmus (RSA)

Match referee: Jeff Crowe (NZL)

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