In today’s IPL 2017 match teams of RPS and KKR will be face-to-face in the MCA Stadium , Pune. Both teams are winning their last matches. Because of which the competition is expected to be even more exciting.
RPS is in tremendous form. The team has consistently won their last three matches. If the previous matches are seen then the team of RPS is seen in the form.
The breaking of the series of six consecutive wins of Mumbai Indians is like relying on their own. Rising Pune Supergaints did the same on Monday. He has won three consecutive wins after one. After this performance, the newly enthusiastic Rising Pune Supergaints has to play in his home on Wednesday. RPS will face two IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL match. However, the challenge of playing against KKR will not be easy.
In the beginning, Pune, having the lowest point in the table, won three consecutive wins and took the fourth spot. Pune beat Mumbai Indians by three runs in an exciting match on Monday night. Ben Stokes and Jaydev Unadkat have bowled superbly in the death overs of this match.
Opener Rahul Tripathi has scored 31, 59 and 45 in the last three matches. Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni showed his old form by scoring an unbeaten 61 against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Rising Pune Supergaints Vs Kolkata Knight Riders Live Score & Team Details
Match : Rising Pune Supergaints Vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Vanue : Maharashtra Cricket Association’s International Stadium, Pune
Time : 08:00 PM
Captain Steve Smith and Ajinkya Rahane have also made useful contributions from time to time while Manoj Tiwari has played his role. In bowling, spinner Imran Tahir has been the best bowler of the team, who picked up 10 wickets. Stokes has taken six and Unadkat five wickets.
On the other hand, Kolkata has consistently performed well in this session. After five wins and seven losses in seven matches, team is at second place. Captain Gautam Gambhir led the front with two half-centuries in the initial phase. After the failure in initial matches Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey played good innings. Yusuf Pathan scored 59 runs in 39 balls against Delhi Daredevils. The KKR has a strong batting line-up. Although in the last match, their bowlers who shone out the star-studded Royal Challengers Bangalore were dismissed for 49.
Chris Woakes has taken ten wickets in seven matches, while Nathan Coulter-Nile took eight wickets. Umesh Yadav has taken seven wickets in five matches. In the spinners, Chinnaman Kuldeep Yadav has taken six wickets.
So far these two teams have been in the IPL history two times. In both of these matches RPS has won the match. It would be interesting to see if the RPS will continue to beat KKR or KKR will also push the RPS this time.