Indian Premier League 2019 | KKR vs RR | KKR vs RR DREAM11 GRAND LEAGUE TEAM
Kolkata, April 25, Thursday at 08:00 PM IST
Kolkata Knight Riders will be eyeing to return to top four spots when they host Rajasthan Royals at their backyard in Eden Gardens tonight. Kolkata Knight Riders have slipped to fifth consecutive loss and need a couple of quick wins to resurrect their campaign. In ten games played so far, KKR has four wins and six defeats.
Rajasthan Royals, on the opposite, can't afford a single defeat as it can cost them the playoffs spot. In ten games, RR has secured three wins and need to secure a win to stay alive in the competition.
Both the teams are coming after facing a defeat in their previous encounter and would be desperate for a win. The clash will begin at 08:00 PM IST.
Total – 20
Eden Gardens in Kolkata has produced high-scoring encounters this season. The average run scoring this season at Eden Gardens is 9 runs per over. So, expect another high-scoring battle on Thursday night.
Avg 1st inn score: 143
Avg 2nd inn score: 126
Highest Total: 201/5 (20 Ov) by PAK vs BAN
Lowest Total: 70/10 (15.4 Ov) by BAN vs NZ
Highest Chased: 161/6 (19.4 Ov) by WI vs Eng
Lowest Defended: 145/8 (20 Ov) by NZ vs BAN
RR wins the toss and elects to bowl first
Royals have made two changes –
Knight Riders have made two changes –
Kolkata Knight Riders:
Chris Lynn, Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Rinku Singh, KC Cariappa, Piyush Chawla, Sunil Narine, Harry Gurney, Andre Russell, Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Yarra Prithviraj
Ajinkya Rahane, Sanju Samson (wk), Stuart Binny, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni, Steven Smith (c), Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, Riyan Parag
Doubtful: Ashton Turner/L Livingstone
This KKR vs RR Dream11 prediction is high-risk but you may reap rewards if some assumptions come off. We advise you not to use these teams in small league contests.
Team 1 & 2: Pick the less chosen
In wicketkeeper, Sanju Samson has been picked over D Karthik
In batsmen, Steve Smith, C Lynn, A Rahane and N Rana are the favourites
In all-rounder, A Russell is the most picked
In bowlers, J Archer and S Gopal are the most picked.
Team 3 & 4: Russell Power
Team 5 and 6: Unorthodox combinations
THIS KKR VS RR DREAM11 PREDICTION IS HIGH-RISK BUT YOU MAY REAP REWARDS IF SOME ASSUMPTIONS COME OFF. WE ADVISE YOU NOT TO USE THESE TEAMS IN SMALL LEAGUE CONTESTS.