Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match Details
- Kolkata Knight Riders are sitting in sixth place in the points table with five wins and six losses.
- With five victories to their name from 11 league matches, Rajasthan Royals are occupying the fifth position.
- The Knight Riders are leading the head-to-head records against the Royals as they have won 14 out of 27 matches.
In the 56th match of the 2023 edition of the Indian Premier League, Kolkata Knight Riders will be going one-on-one against Rajasthan Royals. The two teams are all set to battle it out against each other at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on May 11, Thursday. Both teams are in a tough position in the competition as their qualification chances are hanging by a thread.
Kolkata Knight Riders are occupying the sixth place in the IPL 2023 points table. They have featured in a total of 11 games so far and have collected ten points with the help of five wins and six losses. The two-time champion stumbled in the middle of the tournament but they now seem to have picked up the pace.
KKR are coming into the Thursday match after defeating Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings by five runs and five wickets respectively. In the game against Hyderabad, KKR defended 171 runs with ease as SRH collapsed at a score of 168 runs. As far as the fixture against Punjab is concerned, the Knight Riders were successful in chasing 182 runs in their allotted 20 overs as Andre Russell and Rinku Singh showcased their hard-hitting ability.
Regarding Rajasthan Royals, they also need to win their upcoming league games to solidify their place in the second round of the Indian Premier League 2023. The Royals are fifth in the standings with five wins and six losses. Sanju Samson & Men will need more confidence as they are on a three-match losing streak.
The franchise lost to Mumbai Indians, Gujarat Titans, and Sunrisers Hyderabad by six wickets, nine wickets, and four wickets respectively. The three games saw the bowlers underperforming as they failed to defend 212 and 214 runs respectively.
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