Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) face Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Match 39 of the continuing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi. Each the groups met earlier in Match 28, with RCB profitable by 82 runs. AB de Villiers scored a improbable unbeaten knock of 73 runs, in the meantime, Chris Morris grabbed two wickets. KKR are presently fourth within the league desk, with RCB in third place. It is going to be fascinating to see how KKR performs beneath Eoin Morgan this season, with Dinesh Karthik having stepped down. Additionally, the recent type of De Villiers might be an enormous drawback for Knight Riders.
KOLKATA KNIGHT RIDERS
Shubman Gill: Shubman Gill was his aspect’s highest run-scorer of their latest Tremendous Over win over Mumbai Indians (MI). The 21-year-old opened the batting for KKR, scoring 36 runs in 37 deliveries, filled with 5 fours. Within the ongoing season, he has scored 311 runs from 9 fixtures, with a 113.91 strike fee.
Andre Russell: Andre Russell hasn’t been capable of justify his tag as a T20 specialist within the ongoing IPL 2020 season. He has been poor for KKR, however that does not depend him out but because of match-winning expertise. The West Indies’ cricketer has scored 92 runs solely from 9 matches, at a strike fee of 131.42. He has additionally grabbed six wickets in 9 video games at an financial system of 9.72.
Lockie Ferguson: The pacer performed his first match of IPL 2020 in his crew’s earlier fixture vs SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH). KKR registered a Tremendous Over win, with Lockie Ferguson grabbing three wickets. Two of these wickets got here within the Tremendous Over, the place he dismissed David Warner and Abdul Samad.
ROYAL CHALLENGERS BANGALORE
Virat Kohli: After a patchy begin to the continuing season, Virat Kohli has discovered his ft in United Arab Emirates (UAE). He has scored 347 runs from 9 video games with an unbeaten 90-run knock as his high rating. He has a strike fee of 127.57. He has additionally slammed 18 fours and 9 sixes.
AB de Villiers: In RCB’s latest win over Rajasthan Royals (RR), AB de Villiers got here to his aspect’s rescue with a T20 particular knock. He scored 55 runs from 22 deliveries, remaining unbeaten. It was a power-packed innings, consisting of a 4 and 6 sixes. RCB received with two balls remaining of their chase. The wicketkeeper-batsman has already been a match-winner for his crew on a number of events, and shall be a potent weapon as soon as once more.
Chris Morris: The South African bowler has performed solely in 4 matches, and has already registered 9 dismissals, at an financial system of 5.25. In his crew’s latest win vs RR, he grabbed 4 wickets in 4 overs and conceded solely 26 runs.
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