Kings xi punjab
In this season of the Indian Premier League, Kings XI Punjab almost failed to give their best performance. They are the worst performing team of this edition of Dream 11 IPL 2020. He has played a total of six matches so far, with just one win to his name. They had lost five matches and were at the bottom of the points table. He was defeated by Sunrisers Hyderabad in his recent match by a margin of 69 runs.
His bowling unit’s performance in the previous match was not impressive. Ravi Bishnoi was the highest wicket-taker for his side, scoring 29 runs in his four overs with three wickets, including two key wickets from Johnny Bairstow and David Warner in the same over. Arshdeep Singh also had a good performance with the ball in the previous match. Mohammad Shami took one wicket for 41 runs in his four overs. Sheldon Cottrell, Mujib ur Rehman and Glenn Maxwell were bowlers who failed to take any wickets.
Like bowling, Kings XI Punjab’s batting order failed to perform well in the previous match. They failed to chase a target of 202 runs and managed to score 132 runs and were all-out in 16.5 overs. Except Nicholas Pooran, almost all the batsmen from his side failed to score a few runs on the board. Nicholas Pooran was the most successful and most run-scorer for his side, scoring 77 runs while facing 37 balls and hitting five fours and seven huge sixes. Simran Singh and captain, KL Rahul scored 11 runs.
No other batsman could enter double figures from his side either. Mayank Agarwal scored just nine runs while Glenn Maxwell managed seven runs. Mandeep Singh scored six runs, while Ravi Bishnoi also scored six runs and was not out. Mohammed Shami, Sheldon Cottrell and Arshadip Singh failed to open their account on the scoreboard after being dismissed on the Golden Duck.
Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders had an average performance in this edition of the Indian Premier League. He had played a total of five matches with three wins to his name. They lost two matches and are ranked 4th in the points table. He won his last match against Chennai Super Kings by a margin of just 10 runs. Won the toss and decided to bat first.
His batting order almost failed to perform well in the last match. Rahul Tripathi was the only successful batsman for his side who put some runs on the board. He scored 81 runs off 51 balls with the help of eight fours and three sixes. Sunil Narine scored 17 runs while Pat Cummins was out for 17 runs off nine balls. Shubman Gill could score 11 runs, while captain Dinesh Karthik could score 12 runs.
He defended a target of 168 runs and scored 157 runs in 20 overs. For them, almost all the bowlers performed well in the most recent match. Varun Chakraborty took one wicket in his four overs, while 28 runs were taken from him. Kamlesh Nagerkoti took one wicket for 21 runs. Sunil Narine also took one wicket in his four overs, while he scored 31 runs. Andre Russell was the second bowler from his side who took a wicket for 18 runs in his two overs. Pat Cummins was the only bowler from his side who failed to take any wicket in the previous match. He scored 25 runs in his four overs.
Our today’s match prediction
Today Match Prediction – KKRToday Toss Prediction – KXIP
Kolkata Knight Riders are a stronger team than Kings XI Punjab, at least on paper. As per our IPL prediction, Kolkata Knight Riders is the favorite team that will win this match