Zimbabwe choose to bat first against Kiwis
Ahmedabad: Zimbabwe skipper Elton Chigumbara won the toss and elected to bat in their Group A World Cup match against New Zealand at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera, here today.
New Zealand replaced an out-of-form Jamie How with fit-again pacer Kyle Mills.
New Zealand: Daniel Vettori (capt), Brendon McCullum (wk), Martin Guptill, Jesse Ryder, Ross Taylor, James Franklin, Nathan McCullum, Hamish Bennett, Tim Southee, Kyle Mills and Scott Styris.
Zimbabwe: Elton Chigumbara (capt), Brendan Taylor, Charles Coventry, Tatenda Taibu, Craig Ervine, Regis Chakabava, Prosper Utseya, Graeme Cremer, Raymond Price, Greg Lamb and Tinashe Panyangara.