KKR vs LSG: Nitish Rana’s Kolkata Knight Riders will face Krunal Pandya’s Lucknow Super Giants in a deadlocked match where if you win, you can march into the playoff, and if lose you are out of the tournament. KKR versus LSG is one of the most important matches in the context of the Playoff race. We discuss KKR vs LSG Dream11 Prediction, Weather Forecast, Pitch Report of Eden Gardens, and more on Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants in this post.
Nitish Rana’s KKR will be on top of its confidence, morale, and optimism following a win in their previous game. They have nothing to lose in the upcoming KKR v LSG match but a hope to reach the playoffs. KKR have won 6 games and lost 7 games with one game left, they are placed 7th in the points table.
Krunal Pandya’s LSG, on the other hand, is flying high with 7 wins in 13 games. They are sitting 3rd in the Points table with 15 points and a pretty healthy NRR of +0.304. They are most likely to make their seat in the playoffs.
Down below is KKR vs LSG Dream11 Prediction, Weather Forecast, Pitch Report of Eden Gardens, and more on Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants:
KKR vs LSG Match details
Tournament: Indian Premier League 2023
Match: KKR v LSG, 68th Match,
Date: May 20, 2023
Time: 3:30 PM
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
KKR vs LSG Weather Forecast
The KKR versus LSG game is scheduled to start at 7.30 IST. On Saturday, May 20, rain is expected to hit early in the day. The afternoon is predicted to be stormy, but the evening is likely to be better with cloudy conditions. There is no rain forecast in the evening.
KKR vs LSG Pitch Report
In recent times, Eden Gardens is known for totals of over 200. The average first innings score in the last two games played here has dropped to 179 and 149, respectively. In the most recent game played here, RR was able to catch 150 runs. As a result, the first innings average score for this game is predicted to be between 150 and 170. Teams have recently opted to bat first upon winning the toss at this site.
Eden Gardens offer a good surface to bat on. Good pace and bounce help batters explore all the dimensions of the ground. The overcast conditions today may help the seam bowlers to cherish bowling more.
KKR vs LSG Strongest Playing 11s
Kolkata Knight Riders: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Jason Roy, Nitish Rana (c), Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Vaibhav Arora, Harshit Rana, Suyash Sharma, Varun Chakaravarthy.
Lucknow Super Giants: Quinton de Kock (wk), Deepak Hooda, Prerak Mankad, Krunal Pandya (c), Marcus Stoinis, Nicholas Pooran, Ayush Badoni, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ravi Bishnoi, Swapnil Singh, Mohsin Khan.
KKR vs LSG Dream11 Team
Jason Roy(c), Quinton de Kock, Nitish Rana, Krunal Pandya, Marcus Stoinis(vc), Nicholas Pooran, Andre Russell, Shardul Thakur, Harshit Rana, Varun Chakaravarthy, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohsin Khan.
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