After suffering fifth straight defeat, KKR must be calculating its moves by which they have been playing so far in the IPL 2019. Tomorrow's match is between KKR vs RR Playing11 where the Knight Riders will be hosting the Royals. In order to reach the playoffs, KKR must win its all Four matches of the league but would it be possible in front of the Royal Captain Smith, only time will tell.
Till then, let's find out who would be playing his best in the next match of KKR vs RR Palying11. Below are our top 3 picks from both the teams.
Chris Lynn has been season's top performer for Knight Riders yet again his another half-century couldn't save KKR from fifth consecutive defeat. Lynn followed an attacking strategy with a career strike rate of 137.72 to stimulate the KKR's prospect. So far runner thunder has made 264 runs in the IPL 2019 with 3- fifties. In his previous match, he gave a good start to his team by scoring 51 runs. He also smashed a fifty earlier while playing against the Royals. Let's see if his good form can make any difference this time.
Russell has proved his credentials for KKR time and time again with his splendid performances throughout the tournament. With an average strike rate of 187.97, the superhuman has splashed 109 sixes and 88 fours in his IPL career so far. This year he has taken 7 wickets and made 392 runs in ten matches he has played for the franchise. It is always a treat to watch this man on the field so we are definitely anticipating another powerpack performance of him in KKR vs RR Playing11.
Sunil Narine has been doing some hard work lately with his renovated bowling actions. With his consistent performance, he has taken 6 wickets and scored 132 runs in eight matches he has played in the ongoing tournament. He has a career economy rate of 6.61 and in last seven matches against RR, he has taken 7 wickets.
Ajinkya Rahane hits his first IPL century in seven years while playing against Delhi Capitals. He scored an undefeated 105* runs in just 63 balls with a strike rate of 166.66. In ten matches he has contributed 318 runs for his team and will hopefully continue his good batting form in the next match of KKR vs RR Playing11.
After becoming the captain of RR Steve Smith has been picking up the role of a leader and a middle-order batsman very well. He has scored consecutive fifty in last two matches. Previously while playing against KKR he scored a brilliant 73 off 59 and went not out. Also in last three innings played against KKR he has made 133 runs.
Consistent bowling in every match made Sheryas a pivotal team player for the Royals. With a total of 12 wickets in ten matches, Shreyas has been making the most decisive contribution to RR's in every match yet the Royals somehow lacking the ability to win a match in this tournament. He was the only bowler to bagged wickets (2 wickets) earlier while playing against KKR therefor, this time RR would be looking up to him to sustain some victory.