KXIP vs KKR: Kings XI Punjab will host Kolkata Knight Riders in a match which would be decisive for both the teams, one way or the other. Both the teams have 10 points from 12 games and they need to win their both the matches to have a chance of making the playoff stage. However, only one team can win and the team which loses this game will be virtually out of the tournament.
With so much at stake for both the teams, the fixture will have a lot of people watching it. Not just the fans, but other teams will be keen to see what happens in this match to get a better picture of the top 4. What’s more, the pitch in Mohali has a reputation for being a batsman’s dream and a high scoring encounter could be in the offing.
Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knights Riders Dream11 Team News
- Kings XI Punjab could shuffle 1-2 players again after making 3 changes in the last match. Mandeep could be brought back for this game
- KKR are expected to field a similar team as the last match. However, they could make a change in bowling with Kuldeep Yadav replacing Piyush Chawla.
Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knights Riders Playing Teams
Kings XI Punjab – Lokesh Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, David Miller, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin (c), Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Arshdeep Singh
Kolkata Knights Riders – Shubman Gill, Chris Lynn, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik (c/wk), Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Kuldeep Yadav, Sandeep Warrier, Harry Gurney
Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knights Riders Squad
Kings XI Punjab Squad:Ravichandran Ashwin (c), Simran Singh (wk), Lokesh Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, David Miller, Murugan Ashwin, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Karun Nair, Sarfaraz Khan, Andrew Tye, Ankit Rajpoot, Hardus Viljoen, Moises Henriques, Sam Curran, Darshan Nalkande, Agnivesh Ayachi, Harpreet Brar
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad:Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Shubman Gill, Chris Lynn, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Piyush Chawla, Sandeep Warrier, Harry Gurney, Nikhil Naik, Joe Denly, Shrikant Mundhe, Carlos Brathwaite, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Lockie Ferguson, Yarra Prithviraj, KC Cariappa, Matthew Kelly