Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab match - An east vs west battle

The Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab match is a clash between two teams from extreme ends of the country. The Kolkata Knight Riders are the more dominant team on paper, thanks to their two championship titles. Whereas, the KXIP is a team that has performed well at the IPL but somehow never managed to make it to the end of the season. Not going by the numbers of previous seasons, we look forward to seeing what’s in store for the 2020 season. The auction for the IPL season thirteen saw most teams making massive changes to their lineup of players and KXIP is one that made some big buys.

Past records of Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab matches sees KKR leading the tally by a substantial margin. Coming into the 2020 season, the fight may be a tight one as KXIP are bringing up one of their strongest lineups till date.

Top 3 Players of KKR vs KXIP:

Kuldeep Yadav Mohammed Shami
Shubman Gill KL Rahul
Pat Cummins Chris Gayle

KKR vs KXIP Match Schedule 2020:

Date Matches Venue City Time (IST)
23-Apr-20 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Eden Gardens Stadium Kolkata 8:00 PM
26-Apr-20 Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) PCA Stadium Mohali 4:00 PM

Head to Head Stats KKR vs KXIP:

Year No of Matches KKR Won KXIP Won No Result
IPL 2019 2 2 0 0
IPL 2018 2 1 1 0
IPL 2017 2 1 1 0
IPL 2016 2 2 0 0
IPL 2015 2 2 0 0
IPL 2014 4 3 1 0
IPL 2013 2 1 1 0
IPL 2012 2 1 1 0
IPL 2011 1 1 0 0
IPL 2010 2 1 1 0
IPL 2009 2 1 1 0
IPL 2008 2 1 1 0
Total 25 17 8 0

Statistics and facts - Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders:

Kings XI Punjab brought in nine new players for this season and retained only their key performers. On the other hand, KKR brings in nine new players, strategically strengthening all aspects of their existing team. So, let us have a closer look at the players who will dictate the play at the KXIP vs KKR match this season.

These two teams have met each other at the finals in 2014 and the KKR won on that occasion by three wickets. The KXIP will be looking to avenge this loss and this will make watching the Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab live score an exciting watch.

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