Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl first against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match in Visakhapatnam on Sunday.
Rohit explained his decision, saying the conditions were humid and sticky, and that he’d prefer to have a target in mind.
Rohit’s Sunrisers counterpart David Warner said he too would have opted to bowl first, adding that being a day game, he expected it to be a high-scoring encounter.
Rohit, Parthiv, Rayudu, Buttler, Krunal, Pollard, Hardik, Harbhajan, Bumrah, Southee, McClenaghan
D Warner, S Dhawan, K Williamson, M Henriques, Y Singh, D Hooda, N Ojha, B Kumar, B Sran, A Nehra, Mustafizur Rahman