Kolkata Knight Riders will hope to cement their mission of making the end of the season games when they lock horns with Kings XI Punjab today at match 46 of the Indian Premier League 2020. The two groups are in with a decent possibility of making the last four. While Kolkata Knight Riders are better positioned at No 4, Punjab could pip the Knights on the off chance that they win today at Sharjah. KKR will begin top choices against Kings XI Punjab subsequent to improving them in the primary leg.
It is fascinating to check whether Kolkata rolls out any improvements to the triumphant mix. The establishment has had the slowest run rate in the powerplay overs and remembering that and Karthik's woeful structure, the Knights could pick a change. KKR could drop ex-captain Karthik – who has 148 runs off 121 balls – and supplant him with hazardous opener Tim Seifert – who is additionally a wicketkeeper.
KKR vs KXIP Pitch Report
Sharjah Cricket Stadium pitch has eased back down extensively, with the new-ball bowlers wearing the pants of late. At the point when the competition began, the Sharjah pitch offered a lot of runs and backing for the batsmen who delighted in batting on this wicket yet it isn't the equivalent any longer. Any semblance of Siraj and Boult have delighted in conditions because of the early swing on offer, which ought to be the situation in this game too. Strangely, bowlers will hold the way to the two sides' fortunes, the batsmen ought to have the option to play their common game once they become accustomed to the movement of the surface. Nonetheless, the elements of the ground favor the player as the straight limits are exceptionally little. With any semblance of Chris Gayle, Rahul, Pooran, Morgan, and Russell in real life – we can expect a run-fest on Monday. The two groups will hope to pursue after winning the throw, with 170 being a serious all out at this scene.
KKR vs KXIP My Dream11 Team
KL Rahul, Nicholas Pooran, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Sunil Narine, Glenn Maxwell, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Varun Chakravarthy
Probable Playing XI
Kolkata Knight Riders – L Rahul (C)(WK), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Deepak Hooda, Chris Jordan/James Neesham, Ravi Bishnoi, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, and Arshdeep Singh.
Kings XI Punjab – Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (C), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Lockie Ferguson, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Prasidh Krishna, Varun Chakravarthy
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