Categories: IPL 2020
| On Updated : Oct 9, 2020 11:30 PM IST

KXIP vs KKR IPL 2020 Stats Preview: Head to Head, Batting records, Bowling records, History, Schedule, Fixture, IPL 2019

Kings XI Punjab would try to stay alive in the competition as they face Kolkata Knight Riders in their next game of the IPL 2020 on Saturday. Kolkata Knight Riders, on the other hand, would try to consolidate their position in the points table by registering a win. The Knight Riders have won 3 games and lost 2 out of 5 they have played so far. Kings XI Punjab, meanwhile, are on a 4-game losing run at the moment.

KXIP vs KKR IPL 2020 Stats Preview

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Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL

It has been a one-sided rivalry so far with KKR dominating KXIP in the competition. Both sides have faced each other 25 times in 12 editions so far. Kolkata Knight Riders have managed to win 17 times, while Kings XI Punjab have emerged victorious only on 8 occasions.

KXIP vs KKR Overall –

Total Matches – 25
KKR Won – 17
KXIP Won – 08

IPL 2019 Meetings –

Kolkata Knight Riders completed a season double over King XI Punjab in the IPL 2019. They first won the home game at the Eden Gardens Kolkata by 28 runs. In the return fixture, KKR  defeated KXIP by 7 wickets at PCA Mohali.

Batting Records –

Among active players, Andre Russell has scored the most number of runs for Kolkata Knight Riders against Kings XI Punjab. The big all-rounder has scored 246 runs in 7 innings against the Mohali-based franchise. He is followed by fellow West Indies cricketer Sunil Narine with 164 runs against KXIP for Kolkata Knight Riders.

For Kings XI Punjab, Glenn Maxwell has scored the most runs against Kolkata Knight Riders among active players. He has scored a total of 252 runs against in 10 innings for KXIP vs KKR. Mandeep Singh follows him in the list with 168 runs in 7 innings for Punjab against the Kolkata-based side.

TOP 4 BATSMEN (among current players)
Kolkata Knight Riders
No. Player Innings Not out Runs Average Strike Rate 100s 50s
1 AD Russell 7 0 246 35.14 206.72 0 2
2 SP Narine 9 3 164 23.43 178.26 0 1
3 EJG Morgan 3 0 117 39.00 148.10 0 0
4 KD Karthik 4 2 115 57.50 188.52 0 1
Kings XI Punjab
No. Player Innings Not out Runs Average Strike Rate 100s 50s
1 GJ Maxwell 10 0 252 25.20 146.51 0 1
2 Mandeep Singh 7 1 168 28.00 130.23 0 0
3 KL Rahul 4 0 129 32.25 189.71 0 2
4 CH Gayle 4 1 117 39.00 142.68 0 2

Bowling Stats –

Sunil Narine and Andre Russell also lead the bowling charts for KKR against KXIP among the active players. While Narine has clinched 26 wickets in 17 innings, Russell has accounted for 13 wickets in 8 innings for KKR vs KXIP.

Mohammad Shami is the leading active bowler for the Kings from Punjab with 2 wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders. Hardus Viljoen and Mujeeb ur Rahman have picked up one wicket each against the Knight Riders while playing for Punjab.

TOP 4 BOWLERS (among current players)
Kolkata Knight Riders
No. Player Innings Wickets 5w 4w
1 SP Narine 17 26 1 1
2 AD Russell 8 13 0 1
3 Kuldeep Yadav 4 3 0 0
4 S Sandeep Warrier 1 2 0 0
Kings XI Punjab
No. Player Innings Wickets 5w 4w
1 Mohammed Shami 2 2 0 0
2 GC Viljoen 1 1 0 0
3 Mujeeb Ur Rahman 2 1 0 0
4 GJ Maxwell 5 1 0 0

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KXIP vs KKR Key Battles

KL Rahul has scored 70 runs off 32 deliveries of Sunil Narine but the spinner has also dismissed the batsman twice.

Mayank Agarwal has scored only 19 runs off 16 deliveries against Sunil Narine and he has been dismissed once by the spinner.

Andre Russell has scored 76 runs off 26 deliveries of Mohammad Shami and got dismissed only once by the pacer.

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KKR vs KXIP IPL 2020 Schedule

KKR vs KXIP– 10th October 2020 – Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi

KXIP vs KKR– 26th October 2020 – Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah

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