HYDERABAD: Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to bowl first against Sunrisers Hyderabad in their IPL match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here today.
RCB made a few changes to their playing XI, bringing in Varun Aaron, Harshal Patel and Sachin Baby for Stuart Binny, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Sarfaraz Khan respectively.
"It looks like a fresh wicket, we have four quicks as well. So we want to make the most of winning this toss," Kohli said.
Hyderabad brought in a fit-again Kane Williamson, while Barinder Sran and Ashish Reddy are also back in the team.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: DA Warner (C), S Dhawan, A Ashish Reddy, KS Williamson, DJ Hooda, MC Henriques, NV Ojha (WK), BB Sran, B Kumar, A Nehra, Mustafizur Rahman
Royal Challenger Bangalore: V Kohli (C), SR Watson, AB de Villiers, KL Rahul (WK), Sachin Baby, KM Jadhav, VR Aaron, Parvez Rasool, HV Patel, KW Richardson, T Shamsi.