Cricket World Cup 2011

Kenya win toss and opt to bat

2011-03-07 10:58
Jimmy Kamande (Gallo)

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.


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