Kolkata: Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura won the toss and elected to bat against Kenya in a World Cup Group A clash at Kolkata's Eden Gardens.
Steve Tikolo who is playing in his final match for Kenya will captain the side in the absence of Jimmy Kamande.
Kenya have also picked Peter Ongondo, a medium-pacer for wicketkeeper Maurice Ouma and David Obuya has been assigned the duty of keeping wickets while Zimbabwe have left out Shingrai Masakadza and brought in Chris Mpofu.
AA Obanda, DO Obuya, CO Obuya, SO Tikolo (capt), T Mishra, TM Odoyo, RR Patel, NN Odhiambo, PJ Ongondo, E Otieno, JO Ngoche
BRM Taylor, RW Chakabva, T Taibu, V Sibanda, CR Ervine, E Chigumbura (capt), GA Lamb, P Utseya, AG Cremer, RW Price, CB Mpofu