Chennai Super Kings won the toss and elected to field against Sydney Sixers in a group match of Champions League T20 at the Johannesburg here on Sunday.
Chennai Super Kings have Michael Hussey, Faf du Plessis, Doug Bollinger and Ben Hilfenhaus as their overseas players.
Brad Haddin said “We are hoping to put up a good show. We are not too concerned with whether we bat first or not – the wicket will remain the same I feel.
“Hazlewood, Starc and Cummins are all fit and raring to go.”
MS Dhoni said “It is a very difficult ground to defend, so we want to chase. We are playing with two foreign seamers in Hilf and Doug.
“Winning the CL on this ground is a good memory, but this is a fresh start again.”
Chennai Super Kings (Playing XI): Murali Vijay, Michael Hussey, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni(w/c), Faf du Plessis, S Badrinath, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Vijaykumar Yo Mahesh, Doug Bollinger, Ben Hilfenhaus
Sydney Sixers (Playing XI): Michael Lumb, Shane Watson, Brad Haddin(w/c), Nic Maddinson, Steven Smith, Moises Henriques, Ben Rohrer, Steve O’Keefe, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood