The Royal Challengers Bangalore , captained by Virat Kohli would like to retain the winning streak against Kolkata Knight Riders in the next match of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2017). Challengers defeated Gujarat Lions in their last match. On Sunday they will face a tough challenge at the Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata’s house.
Kolkata Knight Riders, who were shocked by the defeat in their home ground, will return once again to their respective hopes. They have to take lessons from their mistakes when they play against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
It would be a big challenge to stop in form Chris Gayle and dangerous Virat Kohli for KKR on the wicket of Eden Gardens, who helped the batsmen.
So far, in the IPL 2017, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir seemed to have every right .But Raina played a magnificent innings to give Kolkata the dust in his ground and retracted the previous defeat. Kolkata beat Gujarat by 10 wickets in their first match of the tournament.
The Bangalore team has won only 2 out of 6 matches. Both Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli, do not only aggressive captains, but also appear in the same style on the field. Both play for Delhi in domestic cricket.
Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Live Streaming & Team Details
Match : Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Vanue : Eden Gardens ,Kolkata
Time : 08:00 PM
Bypassing one or two defeats, Kolkata’s team looks very tidy. Gambhir , Manish Pandey , Yusuf Pathan and Robin Uthappashow the team’s batting. In the team, Umesh Yadav , Nathan Coulter-Nile and Kuldeep Yadav have the ability to change the attitude of the match. On the other hand, returning to the form of Chris Gayle , the only ten thousand scorer in T-20 is the biggest bonus for captain Virat. Apart from this, the Bangalore team looks very dangerous with the help of Genius AB de Villiers , Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav .
The team’s batting revolves around Gayle, Kohli, De Villiers. However, young batsman Kedar Jadhav has also influenced his performance. Shane Watson has not fulfilled the expectations. Bowling is his weakness. Tim Mills, Watson, Pawan Negi, Srinath Arvind have disappointed the team. Leg-spinner Yusufendra Chahal has given some relief to Bengaluru. He is in the role of the main bowlers of the team who are constantly picking wickets.
Leg-spinner Yoguwendra Chahal , leg-spinner Samuel Badree and left-arm fast bowler Timmal Mills can be a big challenge to stop Kolkata’s batsmen. Both the teams have played 6-6 matches in the tournament and in the points table (Kolkata-8 points, Bangalore-4 points), the big gap in both of these teams .
The Kolkata team, riding on the victory chariot, had to face defeat at the hands of Gujarat, then the Bangalore team, in search of victory, defeated Gujarat in their last match. Both the teams will be bogged down with the history of the collision of both the captains, hence the thrill of the thrill is guaranteed.
Kolkata is very strong in its home. Although Gujarat Lions has defeated it on Friday, the hosts are known for their return. Captain Gautam Gambhir is in great form in batting. On the other hand, after Chris Lynn’s injury, Sunil Narine, who took the responsibility of openers in many matches, can beat the opposition team in a stormy manner. Against Gujarat, Narine played an innings of 42 in 17 balls in which all the runs were drawn from the boundary.