"Viru [Sehwag] has got an allergic reaction in his right knee, so we will
take that call [about whether to play him] either in the evening or on the
morning of the game," MS Dhoni said at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on
If Sehwag is unable to take the field, Gautam Gambhir will most likely open
the innings with Sachin Tendulkar.
The game doesn't have a lot riding on it as Bangladesh's defeat to South
Africa today means India and England are already through to the
quarter-finals and barring a catastrophic defeat, West Indies can afford to
lose tomorrow's game and still join them on the basis of a better net
run-rate than Bangladesh.