New Delhi - Kenya captain Jimmy Kamande won the toss and decided to bat first in their Group A match against Canada at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday.
Kamande had no hesitation in opting to bat first on a track which was supposed to aid the spinners and get lower and slower as the match progressed.
Canada included two spinners in their team in left-arm spinner Parth Desai and leg spinner Balaji Rao.
Kenya - Maurice Ouma, Seren Waters, Collins Obuya, David Obuya, Steve Tikolo, Tanmay Mishra, Jimmy Kamande (captain), Thomas Odoyo, Nehemiah Odhiambo, Elijah Otieno, James Ngoche.
Canada - Rizwan Cheema, Ruvindu Gunasekara, Zubin Surkari, Ashish Bagai (captain), Jimmy Hansra, Tyson Gordon, John Davison, Harvir Baidwan, Parth Desai, Henry Osinde, Balaji Rao.