The 68th TATA IPL 2023 game will be played at Eden Gardens in Kolkata between the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Lucknow Super Giants. Each team has played 13 games so far this season.
The Lucknow Super Giants have won seven of their thirteen games so far this season, and with 15 points on the board and a net run rate of +0.304, they are ranked third in the standings.
In contrast, Kolkata Knight Riders, who have played 13 games so far this season and have won six of them, are ranked seventh in the standings with 12 points and a net run rate of -0.256.
The Lucknow Super Giants were able to win both of their IPL encounters against the other team in the two games that these two teams have played so far. It’s anticipated that they will play another thrilling cricket match here.
KKR vs LSG T20 Head To Head Records
Total Matches Played – 2
Matches Won By Lucknow Super Giants -2
Matches Won By Kolkata Knight Riders -0
KKR vs LSG Pitch Report
The pitch at Eden Gardens is renowned for being batting-friendly and has regularly produced high-scoring matches. Given the small size of the stadium, the batters can take chances.
However, it also helps bowlers, especially spinners, later in the game, even though it is primarily advantageous to batters in the early innings. With a square boundary of 65 to 67 meters and a straight side from the crease boundary of 69 to 71 meters, Eden Gardens is a medium-sized stadium.
The average first inning score is:
This wicket averages 194 runs in the first inning.
Stats of chasing teams:
Here, the second-batting team has a very strong record. On this field, they have consistently had a 60% winning rate.
Probable Playing XI:
Kolkata Knight Riders: Rahmanullah Gurbaz(wk), Jason Roy, Nitish Rana©, Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Vaibhav Arora, Harshit Rana, Suyash Sharma, Varun Chakaravarthy, Venkatesh Iyer
Lucknow Super Giants: Quinton de Kock(wk), Deepak Hooda, Prerak Mankad, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya©, Nicholas Pooran, Ayush Badoni, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ravi Bishnoi, Swapnil Singh, Mohsin Khan, Yash Thakur
KKR vs LSG Dream 11 Team:
Keeper – Quinton de Kock, Rahmanullah Gurbaz
Batsmen – Jason Roy (vc), Nitish Rana
All-rounders – Andre Russell (c), Sunil Narine, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya