Pune Warriors India won the toss and elect to field against Hyderabad Sunrisers in match number three of the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Uppal, Hyderabad on Friday evening.
The new franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad are led by former Sri Lanka skipper and veteran Kumar Sangakkara. Meanwhile, the visitors are captained by current Lankan Test and ODI skipper and leading all-rounder Angelo Mathews.
Apart from Sangakkara, the overseas players in the Hyderabad eleven for today's game are Dale Steyn, Cameron White and Thisara Parera. Meanwhile, Marlon Samuels, Ross Taylor, Mitchell Marsh are the other three foriegn players in the Pune line-up.
At the toss, Mathews said the dew will play an important role later in the innings, prompting his bowlers get the better conditions to operate.