Sanju Samson and Eoin Morgan. Sportzpics for the IPL
The two-time champion Kolkata Knight Riders will want a comfortable victory in today’s final round-robin match in order to maintain their chances of making the IPL Play-Offs.
Rajasthan chose to field against Kolkata after winning the toss.
Liam Livingstone, Jaydev Unadkat, Chris Morris, and Anuj Rawat were added as a result of RR’s four alterations.
Tim Southee was replaced by a fit-again Lockie Ferguson by KKR.
With 12 points from 13 games, KKR is now in fourth place in the standings, just ahead of the defending champion Mumbai Indians on net run rate.
With 13 games played and 12 points, MI also has a game remaining on Friday against Sunrisers Hyderabad in last position.
If both KKR and MI win their upcoming games, the outcome would come down to net run rate, where the Eoin Morgan-led team (0.294) will have an advantage because it currently has a higher run rate than the Mumbai team (-0.048).
With four wins and two losses so far in the tournament’s second leg, 2021 IPL latest news KKR has had a mixed record.
Yashasvi Jaiswal, Liam Livingstone, Sanju Samson (w/c), Glenn Phillips, Anuj Rawat, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Rahul Tewatia, Jaydev Unadkat, Chetan Sakariya, Mustafizur Rahman, are among the playing 11 for KKR vs. RR. Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan (batting), Dinesh Karthik (bowling), Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Shivam Mavi, and Varun Chakaravarthy make up the KKR playing 11.
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The match between KKR and RR will be broadcast live on Star Sports 1 HD/SD and Star Sports Hindi 1 HD/SD with commentary in both English and Hindi, respectively. The RCB vs. PBKS game will be streamed live on Hotstar Disney, Jio TV, and Airtel Stream.
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