IPL 2023 KKR vs LSG: Date, Time, Venue, Head-To-Head, Pitch Report, Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing 11, And Squads. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will take on Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) in their last group match. This game will be very important for both teams to be in the race for playoffs. Lucknow Super Giants will secure their playoff spot if they win this game. They have won their previous two games and are high on confidence for this game against Kolkata Knight Riders. They are ranked in third place in the IPL 2023 points table.
On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders are ranked in seventh place in the IPL 2023 points table. If KKR defeats LSG in this encounter, they have a slight chance to qualify for IPL playoffs, considering other results will go in their way. So, both teams will give their best in this match at the Eden Gardens.
IPL 2023 KKK vs LSG Match Details
Match: KKR vs LSG
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Day & Date: Saturday & May 20
Time: 07:30 PM IST
KKR vs LSG Head-To-Head Record
Lucknow Super Giants played two games against Kolkata Knight Riders and won both of them. KKR would like to win this game to alter this record against Lucknow Super Giants.
KKR vs LSG Pitch Report
The pitch at the Eden Gardens favoured batsmen in the last few games, so batsmen will enjoy batting on this flat track. We can see another high-scoring match on this ground. The weather will be partially cloudy with some chance of rain. The temperature in Kolkata on the match day will be around 37 °C.
KKR vs LSG Prediction
Lucknow may likely defeat Kolkata Knight Riders in this close battle. LSG has won their last two games against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians. They would like to carry the winning momentum and defeat KKR in this game. LSG has some finest players in the ranks, like Quinton de Kock, Krunal Pandya, Marcus Stoinis, and Nicholas Pooran.
On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders defeated the strong Chennai Super Kings in their previous game. The form of Rinku Singh and captain Nitish Rana has played a key role performance of KKR in this edition of IPL. Also, they have some world-class players in their line-up like Andre Russell, Jason Roy, Venkatesh Iyer, and Varun Chakravarthy. This encounter between the two teams will be a close-fought match as both teams are evenly matched.
KKR vs LSG Dream11 Team
Captain: Marcus Stoinis
Vice-captain: Varun Chakaravarthy
Wicketkeeper: Quinton De Kock
Batsmen: Kyle Mayers, Jason Roy, Rinku Singh
Bowler: Harshit Rana, Ravi Bishnoi, Yash Thakur
All Rounder: Nitish Rana, Krunal Pandya
KKR vs LSG Probable Playing 11
Kolkata Knight Riders: Jason Roy, Nitish Rana (c), Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Vaibhav Arora, Varun Chakaravarthy, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Venkatesh Iyer, Harshit Rana
Lucknow Super Giants: Quinton de Kock, Krunal Pandya (c), Marcus Stoinis, Nicholas Pooran, Mohsin Khan, Swapnil Singh, Kyle Mayers, Deepak Hooda, Yash Thakur, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan
KKR vs LSG Full Squad
Kolkata Knight Riders: Mandeep Singh, Aarya Desai, Sunil Narine, Jason Roy, Tim Southee, David Wiese, Anukul Roy, N Jagadeesan Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana (c), Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Shardul Thakur, Varun Chakaravarthy, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Lockie Ferguson, Umesh Yadav Suyash Sharma, Kulwant Khejroliya,Vaibhav Arora, Harshit Rana.
Lucknow Super Giants: Amit Mishra Prerak Mankad, Mark Wood, Romario Shepherd, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ayush Badoni, Daniel Sams, Arpit Guleria, Manan Vohra, Krishnappa Gowtham, Nicholas Pooran, Mohsin Khan, Quinton de Kock, Krunal Pandya (c), Marcus Stoinis, Swapnil Singh, Yash Thakur, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Kyle Mayers, Deepak Hooda, Karan Sharma, Yudhvir Singh Charak, Karun Nair