1st ODI: England win toss, opt to bowl; Krunal, Prasidh make debuts for India

Last Updated: Tuesday, 23 March 2021 (13:48 IST)
Pune: captain won the toss and opted to bowl first against led in the first ODI of the three match series at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, here on Tuesday.

England will miss the services of pacer Jofra Archer, who is suffering from elbow injury.
 
On the other hand, India handed ODI debuts to all-rounder and young fast bowler Prasidh Krishna. KL Rahul will keep wickets as there is no Rishabh Pant.
 
Playing XI:
 
India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul(w), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Shardul Thakur, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna
 
England: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Eoin Morgan(c), Jos Buttler(w), Ben Stokes, Sam Billings, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood (UNI)