After defeating Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders will now face Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday. Winning this match would like to increase their height in the IPL 2017 point table .
At the same time, SRH want to return to the path of winning , which lost its last match against the Mumbai Indians.
The bowling department of these two teams is strong and in this regard, the competition between the two is expected to be interesting. Kolkata would want to reverse the defeat in the eliminator from SRH in the previous session.
After a win and a defeat, former champion KKR defeated Kings XI Punjab by eight wickets with 21 balls remaining at Eden Gardens on Thursday. Taking 4 points with two wins in three matches and becoming the top team with a +1.475 net run rate. It was his 11th consecutive victory over his home ground, which started in 2012 with a title win. Captain Gautam Gambhir played a master stroke on Thursday for the start of innings with Sunil Narine, and both scored 76 runs in the Powerplay.
The KKR spinner showed the ball with the bat and scored 37 runs in 18 balls with three sixes and four fours. Regular opener Chris Lin is out of the team due to shoulder injury. In the first match against Gujarat Lions, KKR had won by ten wickets in which Lynn and Gambhir had made a record 184 runs in T20 cricket. Mumbai Indians defeated KKR in the last match but Narayan was one of the best winners of the batting.
Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Streaming , Score & Team Details
Match : Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Vanue : Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Time : 04:00 PM
Sunrise also has the best fast and spin attack in the form of Bhubaneswar Kumar and Rashid Khan. Rashid has taken 6 wickets in three matches. Purple captained Bhuvneshwar has bowled superb in the last over. Fast bowling will also be on Ashish Nehra and Mustafizur Rahman. Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan has taken six wickets in three matches. Looking at the current equation, Sunrisers Hyderabad can make a change in their team, taking out the off-form player Ben Cutting and adding the inform batsman Moises Henriques to the last eleven.
KKR has a record 6- 3 win over Sunrisers, but Sunrisers defeated them in the Eliminator last time .