KOL vs RR: Kolkata Knight Riders will be up against Rajasthan Royals in the 47th match of Indian Premier League on 2nd May at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Kolkata Knight Riders are having a poor campaign in the Tat IPL 2022. They’re coming into this game after their fifth defeat in a row against the Delhi Capitals by 4 wickets. They’re currently holding the 8th position in the points table with 6 points to their name.
On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals are having a pretty good season so far in this edition. They have won six of their nine games and are standing at the second spot in the leaderboard. They suffered their third loss in the previous match against the Mumbai Indians by 5 wickets.
Match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals, 47th Match
Date & Time: May 2nd, 07:30 PM
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
The wicket at Wankhede Stadium has assisted the batters and bowlers equally. The average first innings score in the last four games has been approximately 175 runs. The toss-winning captain might opt to bat first given the high scoring conditions.
On Monday, the temperature is forecast to be around 30°C, with a humidity of 79% and a wind velocity of 13 km/hr. There will be no rains and clear skies are anticipated.
KOL vs RR Probable Playing XI
Kolkata Knight Riders
Aaron Finch, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Baba Indrajith (wk), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Umesh Yadav, Tim Southee, Harshit Rana
Jos Buttler, Devdutt Padikkal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Daryl Mitchell, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Sen
KOL vs RR Dream11 Team
Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, Devdutt Padikkal, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Ravichandran Ashwin, Tim Southee, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna
Captain: Jos Buttler | Vice-captain: Ravichandran Ashwin