New Zealand opts to bat in World Cup final

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MELBOURNE: New Zealand have won the toss and elected to bat first in the World Cup 2015 final against Australia on Sunday, reports.

Australia and New Zealand both have not made any changes to their sides.

Australia XI: Aaron Finch, David Warner, Steve Smith, Michael Clarke (captain), Shane Watson, Glenn Maxwell, James Faulkner, Brad Haddin, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood.

New Zealand XI: Martin Guptill, Brendon McCullum (captain), Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Grant Elliott, Corey Anderson, Luke Ronchi, Daniel Vettori, Matt Henry, Tim Southee and Trent Boult.