Netherlands win toss, bat first against England


Netherlands captain Peter Borren won the toss and decided to bat first against England in a Group B match of the cricket World Cup on Tuesday.

England made just one change to the squad that beat Pakistan in Friday’s warm-up match, drafting off-spinner Graeme Swann in place of Michael Yardy.

Squads:

England – Andrew Strauss (captain), Kevin Pietersen, Jonathan Trott, Ian Bell, Paul Collingwood, Ravi Bopara, Matt Prior, Tim Bresnan, Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson.

The Netherlands – Peter Borren (captain), Alexei Kervezee, Wesley Barresi, Tom Cooper, Ryan ten Doeschate, Bas Zuiderent, Tom de Grooth, Mudassar Bukhari, Pieter Seelaar, Bernard Loots, Berend Westdijk.

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