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Kolkata Knight Riders four/zero (zero.four Ovs)
Chris Lynn 2 (2)
Kings XI Punjab decide to bowl
Chris Gayle scored the primary hundred of this yr’s IPL in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad in Mohali © BCCI
It is Ankit Rajpoot on Kings XI Punjab debut who starts the bowling. Chris Lynn badly wishes a rating lately. He is below a little bit of force. Let’s wait and watch how he is going about it. At the opposite finish is Narine.
The reason why I’m backing KKR in opposition to Punjab is as a result of I believe they’ve sufficient bowling sources to nullify Chris Gayle and when they nullify Gayle, they’re a greater all-round aspect than Punjab. #KKRvKXIP
— Abhishek (@Sajjanlaunda) April 21, 2018
It’s extremely scorching on the Eden lately for #KKRvKXIP. Day recreation presently of the yr on this a part of the rustic is a punishment. Already exasperated in spite of the comforts of the click field #IPL2018
— Shirshendu Roy (@Shirsh9) April 21, 2018
Chris Gayle vs KKR – 532 runs at 48.36 with SR of 152.43, he completely loves smashing his former Team
— Abhijeet (@TheYorkerBall) April 21, 2018
Here’s the match preview from Shirshendu Roy.
Gayle’s 100 in opposition to SRH was once a calculated attack writes Gokul Gopal.
Shane Watson made it two 100s in two days with a surprising 51-ball ton. Here’s Narbavi with more on that.
Lots of studying subject material for you other people. Here are a couple of must-reads!
Kings XI Punjab (Playing XI): Lokesh Rahul(w), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Aaron Finch, Yuvraj Singh, Ravichandran Ashwin(c), Andrew Tye, Barinder Sran, Ankit Rajpoot, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Sunil Narine, Chris Lynn, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Andre Russell, Shubman Gill, Tom Curran, Piyush Chawla, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav
Here are the total groups
Team adjustments: None for KKR whilst Ankit Rajpoot is available in for Mohit Sharma so far as Punjab are involved.
Toss: Kings XI Punjab have received the toss and feature opted to box
Do keep tuned for the toss which is solely moments away.
Pitch record: “It is nice and hard, it’s got good bounce. This is a day game so pitch might play on the slower side.” analyses Deep Dasgupta.
First hand knowledge from Eden Gardens by means of our correspondent Shirshendu Roy: “A light roller going up and down the wicket. Looks like a fresh wicket for this game, the one to its left was used for the game against SRH, one on its right was used for the game against DD.”
Hello and a heat welcome to the are living weblog of the fit between Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab being performed on the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
Gayle is again. And how. After being picked past due within the public sale, he wasn’t picked within the first two video games of this season’s IPL. And then within the closing recreation he confirmed that he nonetheless has it as he smashed a scintillating hundred after which proceeded to statement that “Virender Sehwag saved the IPL by picking me.” That’s Gayle at his cheeky easiest.