IPL 2017, MATCH 27: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Match starts at 20:00 IST (14:30 GMT)
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Umpires: Chris Gaffaney, O Nandan, Nitin Menon, K Srinivasan
Kolkata Knight Riders faces Royal Challengers Bangalore for the very first time in this IPL season. According to points table Kolkata is the second most dominating team in this year IPL season while RCB is the second last.
Reports from ESPN says that AB de Villiers, Samuel Badree and Tymal Mills were all set for the match against Knight Riders. If that is the case, then RCB will be picking both overseas players, Travis Head and Shane Watson will make the way for them.
Possible Playing 11:
Kolkata Knight Riders: 1 Sunil Narine, 2 Gautam Gambhir (capt), 3 Robin Uthappa (wk), 4 Manish Pandey, 5 Yusuf Pathan, 6 Suryakumar Yadav, 7 Shakib Al Hasan, 8 Chris Woakes/Colin de Grandhomme, 9 Nathan Coulter-Nile, 10 Kuldeep Yadav, 11 Umesh Yadav
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 1 Chris Gayle, 2 Virat Kohli (capt), 3 Travis Head/AB de Villiers, 4 Kedar Jadhav (wk), 5 Mandeep Singh/Harpreet Singh, 6 Stuart Binny, 7 Shane Watson/Samuel Badree, 8 Pawan Negi, 9 Adam Milne/Billy Stanlake/Tymal Mills, 10 S Aravind, 11 Yuzvendra Chahal
Dream 11 team: C Gayle, G Gambhir, R Uthappa(wk), V Kohli(c), C Lynn, S Narine(vc), S Hasan, P Negi, S Badree, Y Chahal, N Coulter-Nile.