Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR), who finished sixth out of eight teams in 2008 and 2010, and last in 2009 Indian Premier League seasons have bright chances this time in IPL 2011.
Today, KKR would play against a team of the calibre of the Chennai Super Kings and also a one time winner of the Indian Premier League. The match between KKR and CSK will be played in Kolkata, in front of the home crowd of KKR.
Last Five Matches:
Kolkata Knight Riders:
05.05.2011 – Lost to Kochi Tuskers Kerala by 17 runs
03.05.2011 – Defeated Deccan Chargers by 20 runs
30.04.2011 – Defeated Kings XI Punjab by 8 wickets
28.04.2011 – Defeated Delhi Daredevils by 17 runs
22.04.2011 – Lost to Royal Challengers Bangalore by 9 wickets
Chennai Super Kings:
04.05.2011 – Defeated Rajasthan Royals by 8 wickets
01.05.2011 – Defeated Deccan Chargers by 19 runs
27.04.2011 – Defeated Pune Warriors by 8 wickets
25.04.2011 – Defeated Pune Warriors by 25 runs
22.04.2011 – Lost to Mumbai Indians by 8 runs
Kolkata Knight Riders: Jacques Kallis, Eoin Morgan, Gautam Gambhir, Manoj Tiwary, Yusuf Pathan, Mark Boucher, Rajat Bhatia, Brett Lee, Iqbal Abdulla, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Jaydev Unadkat.
Chennai Super Kings: Murali Vijay, Michael Hussey, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni, Subramaniam Badrinath, Albie Morkel, Anirudha Srikkanth, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shadab Jakati, Doug Bollinger, Suraj Randiv.