The Hyderabad franchise, though more powerful and well-rounded and having qualified for play-offs last year, have an inferior head-to-head record against their Kolkata counterparts.
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Maharashtra batsman Gaikwad scored 72 as CSK beat KKR by six wickets on Thursday. In their previous match, he had scored an unbeaten 65 to lead his team to victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Chakravarthy, 29, first got Pant in the 12th over before getting Shreyas and Shimron Hetmyer off consecutive balls in the 14th. He then got Marcus Stoinis to practically end DC’s hopes before dismissing Axar Patel for good measure.
KKR captain Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Karthik, who combined to score 58 runs in the last five overs to take their team to 163/5 earlier in the day, knocked off the required three runs in four balls.
Though KKR won that match against KXIP by two runs at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Narine, who bowled the last over, was placed on the IPL warning list.
On Saturday, Delhi Capitals first posted a monstrous total of 228/4 in their allotted 20 overs and then restricted KKR to 210/8, thus moving at the top of the points table.
Russell smashed 510 runs from 14 matches at a jaw-dropping strike rate of 204.81 and was also the leading wicket-taker for KKR with 11 scalps in the last edition.
Ferguson returned to training with the squad on Friday after serving his week-long hotel room-quarantine since travelling to the UAE from New Zealand.
Gurney, who is scheduled to have surgery related to a shoulder injury, had last month pulled out of both the IPL and T20 Blast competition.
Nagarkoti, an India under-19 World Cup star, had been riddled with injuries and could not make debut for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) after being picked in the 2018 IPL auction.
KKR on Friday confirmed that their contingent of Indian players and support staff have arrived in Abu Dhabi, and well settled at a plush hotel.
Gill mostly batted lower down the order last season but did well when he was sent up the order.
The announcement was made in a joint statement released by co-owner and Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan’s group of companies with the other entities also making a slew of other contributions.
Chris Morris is anyway always on the chase in any IPL auction, he has gotten some crazy bids like the likes of Rajasthan Royals, Kings XI Punjab and Royal Challengers Bangalore
A senior ED official said that the financial probe agency has attached the properties belonging to various companies and individuals who received funds from Rose Valley Group.
Rahul Tripathi could also be expected to be a regular feature in the KKR middle order, with their batting resources having stretched thin last season.
McCullum had recently said that he would be retiring from all forms of cricket following the conclusion of his campaign in the ongoing Global T20 Canada.
Live Streaming IPL 2019, Mumbai Indians Vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Match 56: Where and how to watch MI vs KKR
Match 56, Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2019 will start at 08:00 PM IST on May 5.
The IPL 2019, match 56- MI vs KKR will take place at 08:00 PM IST on Sunday, May 5.
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Live Streaming IPL 2019, Kings XI Punjab Vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Match 52: Where and how to watch KXIP vs KKR
Match 52, Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 2019 will start at 08:00 PM IST on May 3.
The IPL 2019, match 52- KXIP vs KKR will take place at 08:00 PM IST on Friday, May 3.
R Ashwin’s side are a rung below KKR at seventh and have lost their last three games.
Live Streaming IPL 2019, Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Mumbai Indians, Match 47: Where and how to watch KKR vs MI
Match 47, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 2019 will start at 08:00 PM IST on April 28.
The IPL 2019, match 47- KKR vs MI will take place at 08:00 PM IST on Sunday, April 28.