KKR vs RR Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips For Today’s Match No. 56: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are all set to welcome Rajasthan Royals (RR) at the Eden Gardens for the very first time in the TATA IPL 2023 in match number 56.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) under the leadership of Nitish Rana have flourished winning three out of their last four games. Rinku Singh has been the season’s find in this IPL for KKR since the beginning. We saw a glimpse of Russell’s muscle show in the last KKR match against the Punjab Kings.
Rajasthan Royals (RR) won four of the first five matches, and things went down the hill for them ever since then. RR lost five of the last six matches they played. With five victories and six defeats in their first eleven games, Rajasthan Royals sit fifth in the standings. They suffered a heartbreaking final ball loss in their previous encounter against Sunrisers, losing by 4 wickets.
KKR stands sixth in the IPL Points Table 2023 with five wins and six losses and an NRR of -0.079. This KKR and RR match is equally significant for both teams.
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Down below is KKR vs RR Dream11 Prediction, Strongest Playing 11s, Fantasy Cricket Tips For Today’s Match No. 56:
KKR vs RR Match details
- Tournament: Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023
- Match Details: KKR vs RR, Match 56
- Day/Date: Thursday/11th May 2023
- Time: 7:30 PM IST
- Venue: Eden Gardens
KKR vs. RR: Strongest Playing 11s
Kolkata Knight Riders: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana (c), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shardul Thakur, Vaibhav Arora, Harshit Rana, Suyash Sharma, Varun Chakaravarthy
Rajasthan Royals: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Joe Root, Dhruv Jurel, Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Murugan Ashwin, Sandeep Sharma, Kuldip Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal
KKR vs RR: Eden Gardens Pitch Reports
The wicket at Eden Gardens is known for being batting-friendly and has frequently led to high-scoring matches. The batters can take chances because the stadium is not particularly big.
Early on in the game, the surface helps batters more than bowlers, but later on, bowlers, especially spinners, gain from it as well. The medium-sized stadium Eden Gardens has a square boundary spanning 65 to 67 meters and a straight side from the wicket of 69 to 71 meters.
KKR vs RR: Dream11 team
Jos Butler, Sanju Samson, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Jason Roy, Nitish Rana, Yashasvi Jaiswal (c), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell (vc), Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Varun Chakravarthy
KKR vs RR: Top Fantasy Picks
Rinku Singh: This season has brought the rise in the career of Rinku Singh starting from those last 5 balls 5 sixes! He has scored 337 runs in the 11 matches he played this season
Yashasvi Jaiswal: With a maiden century this season, Yashasvi Jaiswal is another superstar. He has 477 runs under his belt and definitely is the best pick for the captain.
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