Australia wins toss, bats in WCup warmup match
ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Australia won the toss and chose to bat in a Cricket World Cup warmup match against India at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday.
Rohit Sharma was passed fit to play but Ishant Sharma withdrew from India’s World Cup squad with a knee injury.
Shane Watson returned for Australia after recent hamstring problems.
Australia: Aaron Finch, David Warner, Shane Watson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Marsh, George Bailey (captain), Glenn Maxwell, Brad Haddin, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Xavier Doherty, Pat Cummins.
India: Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Stuart Binny, Ravi Ashwin, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Ravi Jadeja, Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, Mohit Sharma, Buvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav.