Kolkata Knight Riders will take on Rajasthan Royals in Match 54 of IPL 2020 at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai at 7:30 PM IST.
It is a do-or-die battle for both Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday.
A win will not guarantee either side a place in the playoffs. The results of the other games will also come into play for identifying the qualifiers.
Head-to-head: (21 matches- KKR 11 | RR 10)
The two teams have faced each other 21 times in the IPL so far, and KKR holds a 11-10 head-to-head win/loss record over RR.
Kolkata Knight Riders Predicted XI
1. Sunil Narine (Overseas)
2. Shubman Gill
3. Eoin Morgan (C/Overseas)
4. Nitish Rana
5. Dinesh Karthik (Wk)
6. Rahul Tripathi
7. Andre Russell (Overseas)
8. Pat Cummins (Overseas)
9. Kuldeep Yadav
10. Shivam Mavi
11. Kamlesh Nagarkoti
Position on the Points Table:
Kolkata currently occupies the seventh position in the 2020 IPL points table with 12 points from 13 outings, which include six wins and seven losses. Meanwhile, Rajasthan is placed sixth in the standings with 12 points, having won six games and lost seven.
IPL 2020 Points Table Today
|Mumbai Indians (Q)||13||9||4||18||+1.296|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||13||7||6||14||-0.145|
|Kings XI Punjab||13||6||7||12||-0.133|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||13||6||7||12||-0.467|
|Chennai Super Kings (X)||13||5||8||10||-0.532|
Rajasthan Royals Predicted XI
1. Yashasvi Jaiswal
2. Jos Buttler (Overseas)
3. Sanju Samson (Wk)
4. Steve Smith (C/Overseas)
5. David Miller (Overseas)
6. Robin Uthappa
7. Riyan Parag
8. Shreyas Gopal
9. Jofra Archer (Overseas)
10. Rahul Tewatia
11. Jaydev Unadkat
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Rajasthan Royals: Steve Smith (Captain), Jos Buttler (Wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Varun Aaron, Kartik Tyagi, Ankit Rajpoot, Jaydev Unadkat, Akash Singh, Oshane Thomas, Andrew Tye, Mayank Markande, David Miller, Mahipal Lomror, Manan Vohra, Shashank Singh, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Anirudha Joshi, Tom Curran and Anuj Rawat.
Kolkata Knight Riders: Eoin Morgan (Captain), Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (Wicket-keeper), Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna, Rinku Singh, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Siddhesh Lad, Varun Chakravarthy, Tom Banton, Chris Green, M Siddharth, Nikhil Naik and Ali Khan.
Game No. 54: Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals
Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
Date: November 1, Sunday.
Time: 7:30 p.m. IST.