Delhi Daredevils captain Zaheer Khan won the toss and opted to bowl first against the Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match in Rajkot on Tuesday.
Zaheer said the Lions are playing good cricket, but his side, who have won four of their six games so far, are up for a challenge.
For the Lions, Dwayne Bravo is out due to injury and has been replaced by Aaron Finch.
de Kock (wk), Pant, Karun Nair, Billings, Samson, Morris, JP Duminy, Nadeem, Zaheer Khan (c), Shami, Amit Mishra
Finch, McCullum, Smith, Raina (c), Karthik (wk), Kishan, Faulkner, Jadeja, Kaushik, Kulkarni, Praveen Kumar