The 56th match of the league stage will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) today. The match will be played at the Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata from 7:30 pm. Rajasthan’s team has played nine matches on this ground against Kolkata. Of these, Kolkata won 6. At the same time, Rajasthan has won only two matches. One match was canceled.
Kolkata has won
10 out of 5 matches played so far this season, winning 11 and losing 5. The team has 6 points. The three foreign players of the team against Rajasthan can be Rahmanullah Gurbaj, Andre Russell and Sunil Narine. Apart from these, players like Rinku Singh, Suyyash Sharma and Varun Chakravarty are performing brilliantly
Rajasthan has also won
11 out of 5 matches played so far this season and lost 6. The team has 10 points. Rajasthan had lost their last three matches. Jos Buttler, Joe Root and Shimron Hetmyer are the three foreign players of the team against Kolkata. Apart from these, players like Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav are playing strongly.
Talking about the overall head to head between Kolkata and Rajasthan, both teams have faced face-to-head 27 times. In which Kolkata has won 14 times and Rajasthan has won 12 times. One match was canceled.
Kolkata’s Eden Gardens pitch is famous for batting. There have been high-scoring T20 matches here. But as the game progresses, it also starts to help bowlers, especially spinners.
The weather in Kolkata is going to be very hot on the day of the weather condition
match. In Kolkata, the temperature will be between 38 and 27 degrees Celsius on Thursday.
Possible playing of both teams – 11…
Kolkata Knight Riders: Nitish Rana (captain), Venkatesh Iyer, Rahmanullah Gurbaj, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Rinku Singh, Vaibhav Arora, Shardul Thakur, Harshit Rana, Suyash Sharma, Varun Chakravarthy
Impact Players: Jason Roy, Mandeep Singh and Anukul Roy.
Rajasthan Royals(RR): Sanju Samson (captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Joe Root, Dhruv Jurel, Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Murugan Ashwin, Sandeep Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Impact Players: Devdutt Padikkal, Adam Zampa, Riyan Parag, Jason Holder, Obed McCoy.