Gujarat Lions vs Kolkata Knight Riders
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Kolkata Knight Riders won by 10 wickets

Results

TeamRunsWickets LostOversOutcome
GL183420Loss
KKR18414.5Win

GL

# Player R B 4s 6s O M R W
2Brendon McCullum3524420000
Jason Roy1412300000
14Aaron Finch158020000
2Suresh Raina ( Captain )6851700000
6Dinesh Karthik4725620000
6Dwayne Smith00000000
3Dhawal Kulkarni00000000
5Praveen Kumar00000000
8Shivil Kaushik00000000
15Shabad Jakati00000000
18Manpreet Gony00000000
 Extras4
 Total183       

KKR

# Player R B 4s 6s O M R W
1Gautam Gambhir ( Captain )76481200000
8Chris Lynn9341680000
2Robin Uthappa00000000
5Manish Pandey00000000
12Surya Kumar Yadav00000000
6Yusuf Pathan00000000
13Kuldeep Yadav00000000
3Piyush Chawla00000000
14Chris Woakes00000000
7Sunil Narine00000000
15Trent Boult00000000
 Extras15
 Total169       

Venue

Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium
Saurashtra Cricket Stadium , Jamnagar Rajkot Highway , Rajkot

Recap

 




 




 

Kolkata Knight Riders (#KKR) will take on Gujarat Lions (#GL) in IPL 3rd Match at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Friday, April 7.both the teams are well balanced.

in IPL 2016, KKR Lost both of the Matches against Gujarat Lions. Gujarat Lions Had very Impressive Last year IPL season .Gujarat Lions has Topped up with heavy batting Line Up. They have star batsman Brendon McCullum, Dwayne Smith, Aaron Finch, Suresh Raina, and Dinesh Karthik. McCullum and Roy will open the innings, with Raina coming in at No. 3.

Gujarat Lions will miss the services of West Indian T20 specialist allrounder Dwayne Bravo who is injured and Ravindra Jadeja who is on rest after a long Test season.

Guajrat Lions have high hope on Dinesh karthik who recently made best perfomance as a finishers in Vijay Hazare and Deodhar Trophy.
in the Other Side.

West indian All Rounder Andre Russell, who is currently not playing due to one year ban for a doping code violation, this will leave KKR Zig Zag.

New recruit Rovman Powell had a Good Records in T20 format and had a good show in the Caribbean Premier League is portrayed as Russell’s replacement

KKR’s strength this time lies in the balance of the team. With the likes of England allrounder Chris Woakes and Kiwi pacer Trent Boult being roped in, and a good mix of domestic batsmen in Gambhir, Robin Uthappa, Manish Pandey and vice-captain Suryakumar Kumar, the men in purple are expected to do well.

Shakib Al Hasan the world’s best All Rounder.Shakib will him miss the opening match due to national duty commitments in Sri Lanka.

Playing Squad Gujarat Lions vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Gujarat Lions’s likely Playing XI: Brendon McCullum, Jason Roy, Suresh Raina (c), Aaron Finch, Dinesh Karthik (wk), James Faulkner, Ishan Kishan, Praveen Kumar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Shivil Kaushik, Munaf Patel.

Kolkata Knight Riders likely Playing XI: Gautam Gambhir (c), Robin Uthappa (wk), Manish Pandey, Chris Lynn, Yusuf Pathan, Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Woakes, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Trent Boult, Nathan Coutler-Nile

Today’s Match Predictions

There is not much to separate between both sides. Despite missing out on some big names, both camps have enough firepower to rattle any opposition on their given day. Gujarat Lions hold an edge, playing in home conditions and having a clean record against KKR. Gambhir’s side still form a quality line up and will like to give a tough run to Men in Orange in their own den.

Details

Date Time Competition Season Match Day
April 7, 2017 20:00 IPL Champion 2017 IPL Season 10 Friday

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