The Kolkata Knight Riders are coming off a nail-biting loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore and will be looking to bounce back in this game. The squad coached by Shreyas Iyer overcame the reigning champions CSK in their first match and will be looking to build on that victory in their second round. Meanwhile, Punjab Kings had a strong start under new coach Mayank Agarwal, chasing down 206 runs against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Read the article to know about KKR Vs PBKS 2022 playing 11, dream11 prediction, players list.
KKR against PBKS 2022
Following their loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore on Wednesday, the Kolkata Knight Riders enter this match with a sour taste. On Friday, Faf du Plessis won the toss and went on to have the first bowl in an international match at the Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy in Navi Mumbai.
A poor start by the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) saw them lose a slew of wickets right from the get-go. Six points led them at one point. But Andre Russell and a few other batters piled on the runs, pushing the total to 128 runs in the twenty-over period.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) had a difficult start, but they ultimately found their stride and chased it down in the last over. Three wickets defeated the Kolkata Knight Riders in this encounter.
KKR Vs PBKS Playing 11 2022
Match 8 of the current Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 will see the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) take on the Punjab Kings (PBKS) at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Pune Supergiants in the Indian Premier League 2022 will be contested at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 01, 2022 (Friday), with both teams aiming for a victory.
Meanwhile, those looking for the KKR vs PBKS Dream11 Team Prediction for the IPL 2022 matchup may get the information they need by scrolling down below. The NRR has been included in the IPL 2022 points table. With their victory against the Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore went sixth in the IPL.
Following a nail-biting loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders enter this match on a high note. The squad coached by Shreyas Iyer overcame the reigning champions CSK in their first round and will be looking to build on that victory in their second match. Against Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings made a winning start under new coach Mayank Agarwal, chasing 206 runs to win by eight wickets.
KKR Vs PBKS Dream 11 Prediction
KKR (Kolkata Knight Riders) will play their third match of the season in a relatively short amount of time, under the leadership of Shreyas Iyer. While KKR has already faced off against the likes of CSK and RCB in the IPL 2022, their next match will be at the Wankhede Stadium against the Mayank Agarwal-led Punjab Kings.
Meanwhile, Punjab Kings (PBKS) will make their way to the top of the table after beating Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). In terms of bat skills, PBKS was fantastic! Against the Royal Challengers Bangalore bowlers, the batters were at their peak.
In the team’s victory against RCB, Mayank Agarwal, Shikhar Dhawan, Bhanuka Rajpaksha, Liam Livingstone, Odean Smith, and Shahrukh Khan all played a role. The recent strong form of Odean Smith and Bhanuka Rajapaksa has been the most significant benefit for the franchise.
They would have a problem with their bowling, however. To allow the opposition to extend their arms, the bowlers made numerous loose deliveries. Due to a large number of runs being conceded by Punjab Kings (PBKS), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) scored 205 runs from 20 overs.
KKR Vs PBKS Players List
KKR Full Squad
Ajinkya Rahane, Nitish Rana, Aman Hakim Khan, Shreyas Iyer (c), Sam Billings, (wk), Andre Russell, Mohammad Nabi, Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Pratham Singh, Varun Chakravarthy, Shivam Mavi, Sheldon Jackson, Baba Indrajith, Rinku Singh, Anukul Roy, Abhijeet Tomar, Venkatesh Iyer, Rasikh Salam, Ashok Sharma, Chamika Karunaratne, Ramesh Kumar.
PBKS Playing XI
Mayank Agarwal (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Liam Livingstone, Bhanuka Rajapaksa (wk), Shahrukh Khan, Odean Smith, Raj Bawa, Arshdeep Singh, Harpreet Brar, Sandeep Sharma, Rahul Chahar