Printed on: Oct 07, 2021
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will face Rajasthan Royals (RR) in match quantity 54 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday. This would be the second match of the double header. The conflict will probably be vastly important for KKR. A win will all however guarantee them of a spot within the IPL 2021 playoffs, contemplating they’ve a wonderful web run charge of +0.294. A victory will take them to 14 factors and even when Mumbai Indians (MI) win their final sport handsomely, they’ll discover it subsequent to not possible to dislodge KKR from the fourth spot.
Then again, if KKR lose on Thursday, he should relying on MI to get by way of to the playoffs. A loss for each KKR and MI of their final sport will see each side ending on 12 factors. In such a state of affairs, Kolkata will once more have the higher hand owing to their wonderful run charge.
RR also can finish on 12 factors within the occasion of them defeating KKR on Thursday in Sharjah. Nevertheless, they had been pounded so badly by MI of their earlier match, their web run charge has taken a extreme beating. After managing a horrible 90 for 9 of their 20 overs, RR they allowed MI to chase down the goal in 8.2 overs. Rajasthan thus have an abysmal run charge of -0.737
KKR did very properly of their final sport, getting the higher of SRH by six wickets. The addition of Shakib Al Hasan has added enamel to the batting and bowling. The remaining have been slightly spectacular within the second half.
KKR’s Predicted XI: Venkatesh Iyer, Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (C), Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Tim Shakib Al Hasan, Tim Southee, Sunil Narine, Varun Chakravarthy, Shivam Mavi
RR will probably be hoping for extra from their international gamers. Evin Lewis, Glenn Phillips and David Miller want to face up. The group wants to point out higher aggressive spirit than the one they displayed in opposition to Mumbai
RR’s predicted XI: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Evin Lewis, Glenn Phillips, Mahipal Lomror, Shivam Dube, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Kartik Tyagi, Chetan Sakariya, Mustafizur Rahman
High fantasy picks for KKR vs RR conflict: Venkatesh Iyer, Shubman Gill, Varun Chakravarthy, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson, Mustafizur Rahman
–Renin Wilben Albert