| GEO Sports|
| Delhi bat first against Bangalore|
| Updated at: 2048 PST, Tuesday, May 19, 2009|
JOHANNESBURG: Delhi Daredevils captain Virender Sehwag opted to bat first against the Bangalore Royal Challengers at the Wanderers here on Tuesday.
Delhi rested Dirk Nannes, Tillakaratne Dilshan and Amit Mishra. Andrew McDonald, Yogesh Nagar and Daniel Vettori brought into team.
The Bangalore has to beat Delhi to stay in contention for the semi-finals race. Anil Kumble's team has 12 points and hence, needs to prevail both against Delhi and the Deccan Chargers on Thursday.
Delhi, on the other hand, are secure and are sitting on the top of the league table with 18 points and have already qualified for the semi-finals.
Delhi Daredevils: Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag, AB de Villiers, Mithun Manhas, Dinesh Karthik, Farveez Maharoof, Andrew McDonlad, Avishkar Salvi, Ashish Nehra, Daniel Vettori, Yogesh Nagar.
Bangalore Royal Challengers: Robin Uthappa, Jacques Kallis, Virat Kohli, Rahul Dravid, Ross Taylor, Mark Boucher, Roelf van der Merwe, Balachandran Akhil, Manish Pandey, Praveen Kumar, Anil Kumble.