Cricket: West Indies win toss and bat against Australia

West Indies captain Darren Sammy won the toss and chose to bat in the fourth one-day international against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday.

Australia brought in Adam Voges in place of injured George Bailey (hamstring) and paceman Ben Cutting replaced Mitchell Starc.

The West Indies made three changes with Johnson Charles replacing the injured Chris Gayle (thigh) and Narsingh Deonarine taking over from the out-of-form Ramnaresh Sarwan.

Tino Best was called in to replace Kemar Roach in the third change.

Australia have already clinched the best of five-match series with victories in the opening three games in Perth and Sydney and are chasing a 5-0 sweep.


Australia: Shane Watson, Aaron Finch, Phillip Hughes, Michael Clarke (capt), Adam Voges, Matthew Wade, Glenn Maxwell, James Faulkner, Mitchell Johnson, Ben Cutting, Clint McKay.

West Indies: Kieran Powell, Johnson Charles, Darren Bravo, Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Narsingh Deonarine, Devon Thomas, Darren Sammy (capt), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Tino Best.

Umpires: Nigel Llong (ENG), Simon Fry (AUS)

TV umpire: Asad Rauf (PAK)

Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle (SRI)