Kolkata Knight Riders: The Knights are here to stay

Kolkata Knight Riders are hands down one of the most thriving teams in the Indian Premier League. The KKR have improved in leaps and bounds since their inception and IPL and doubled their win percentage in the last few years. Representing the city that never sleeps, KKR has worked day and night to revamp their performance which helped them lift the IPL title twice in 2012 and 2014. The king of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan is the proud Kolkata Knight Riders owner and he has invested well to put together a spectacular team in the past IPL auctions.

Kolkata Knight Riders - Rider’s Journey So Far

The players in Purple and gold had a little downfall in the first three seasons of the Indian Premier League which raised a lot of questions among the fans of the League. All this was put to rest when the team performed exceptionally well and managed to get themselves in the 4th spot in 2011 IPL. Right when fans thought this was their best performance, they left everyone surprised when they won the tournament in 2012. While Kolkata Knight Riders failed to retain their title in 2013, KKR defeated Kings XI Punjab in 2014 IPL, thus becoming one of the few teams in the League to win the title twice. Here are some insights about the team that you got to know:

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Kolkatta Knight Riders 2020

Andre Russell West Indies All Rounder
Dinesh Karthik Indian Captain / Wicket Keeper
Harry Gurney English Bowler
Kamlesh Nagarkoti Indian Bowler
Kuldeep Yadav Indian Bowler
Lockie Ferguson New Zealand Bowler
Nitish Rana Indian Batsman
Prasidh Krishna Indian Bowler
Rinku Singh Indian Batsman
Sandeep Warrier Indian Bowler
Shivam Mavi Indian Bowler
Shubman Gill Batsman Indian
Siddhesh Lad Batsman Indian
Sunil Narine West Indies Bowler
Pat Cummins Australian Bowler
Eoin Morgan English Batsman
Varun Chakravarthy Indian Bowler
Tom Banton English Batsman / Wicket Keeper
Rahul Tripathi Indian Batsman / Wicket Keeper
Chris Green Australian All Rounder
M Siddharth Indian Bowler
Praveen Tambe Indian Bowler
Nikhil Naik Indian Batsman

Kolkatta Knight Riders Match Schedule

Date Matches Venue City Time
13-Apr-20 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Eden Gardens Kolkata 4:00 PM
19-Apr-20 Delhi Capitals (DC) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium Delhi 8:00 PM
21-Apr-20 Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) M.Chinnaswamy Stadium Bengaluru 4:00 PM
24-Apr-20 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Eden Gardens Kolkata 8:00 PM
27-Apr-20 Mumbai Indians (MI) Vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Wankhede Stadium Mumbai 8:00 PM
30-Apr-20 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Vs Mumbai Indians (MI) Eden Gardens Kolkata 8:00 PM
03-May-20 Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) PCA Stadium Mohali 8:00 PM
05-May-20 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Vs Sun Risers Hyderabad (SRH) Eden Gardens Kolkata 8:00 PM
07-May-20 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Vs Rajasthan Royals (RR) Eden Gardens Kolkata 8:00 PM
02-May-20 Mumbai Indians (MI) Vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Wankhede Stadium Mumbai 8:00 PM

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