When: Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 7 PM IST
Where: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
What to expect: A cloudy evening with thunderstorms expected
KKR will not make any further changes to the team and will go in with the same line-up.
Probable XI: Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Dinesh Karthik (c&wk), Andre Russell, Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Javon Searles, Piyush Chawla, Prasidh Krishna, Kuldeep Yadav
Rajasthan Royals will go with the same line-up but there will be few changes in the batting order.
Probable XI: Ajinkya Rahane (c), Rahul Tripathi, Sanju Samson, Heinrich Klassen (wk), Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Stuart Binny, Ish Sodhi, Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Laughlin
CRICKINGDUELS FANTASY PLAYING XI:
This match is going to be crucial not only for KKR and RR but also for the other teams that rely on Net Run Rate and the results of the other teams. A loss here will push one of the teams backwards, and the other team will sit pretty on the table. With RCB winning by a big margin yesterday, the tournament is still wide open. Here are my picks for today.
Last match crickingduels fantasy points: 198
The main reason why Rajasthan is winning right now. After being promoted as the opener, the England superstar has scored five consecutive fifties.
Last match crickingduels fantasy points: 185
He powered KKR to a thumping win against Punjab the other night. KKR will need similar knocks from the Windies all-rounder to keep them in the hunt.
Last match crickingduels fantasy points 6
The Australian’s lacklustre form in IPL continued even in the last match. He consistently struggled against the deliveries that came back in.
Last match crickingduels fantasy points 55
The England all-rounder provided a great bowling display against Mumbai Indians that brought Rajasthan back into the game.