T20: KKR elects to bat against CSK, Bisla dropped

Kolkata, April 20 -- Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir opted to bat against Chennai Super Kings after winning the toss in the Twenty 20 clash at the Eden Garden in Kolkata on Saturday. The Kolkata team would look to get their campaign back on track after losing a close away encounter against Kings XI Punjab their previous game.

Chennai on a ther hand are on roll after winning two back to back encouters.

The hosts made one change to the squad that went down to Punjab in their previous encounter.

Bengal all-rounder Laxmi Ratan Shukla has replaced out of form Manvindra Bisla.

Squads

Kolkata Knight Riders: G Gambhir, JH Kallis, YK Pathan, MK Tiwary, EJG Morgan, DB Das, LR Shukla, R Bhatia, SMSM Senanayake, SP Narine, L Balaji

Chennai Super Kings: M Vijay, MEK Hussey, SK Raina, S Badrinath, RA Jadeja, MS Dhoni, DJ Bravo, JA Morkel, CH Morris, R Ashwin, MM Sharma

Published by HT Syndication with permission from Hindustan Times.

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