Knight Riders vs Royals: The 56th match of IPL 2023 will be played today (Thursday) between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals. This match will start at 7.30 pm. For the first time in this season, both the teams will clash with each other. Rajasthan is at number five and KKR at number six in the points table. Both the teams have registered 5 wins in 11-11 matches. In such a situation, it is very important to win to reach the playoffs.
Knight Riders vs Royals: Head to Head
KKR and Rajasthan have faced each other a total of 26 times so far. In which Kolkata has won 14 times and Rajasthan 12 times. At the same time, both the teams have played 8 matches at Eden Gardens. In which KKR has won 6 and Rajasthan has won 2.
Knight Riders vs Royals: Pitch Report
The pitch at Eden Gardens is batting friendly. Fast bowlers get help at the beginning of the match. After this as the match progresses. The pitch turns useful for the spinners. A total of 84 IPL matches have been played here so far. In which the teams batting later have won 50 times.
Knight Riders vs Royals: Dream 11 Team
Captain- Sanju Samson
Vice-Captain- Jason Roy
Wicketkeeper- Jos Buttler
Batsmen: Yashswi Jaiswal, Nitish Rana, Shimron Heitmyer
Allrounders- Andre Russell, Ravichandran Ashwin
Bowlers- Yuzvendra Chahal, Varun Chakravarthy, Murugun Ashwin