As the known fact, the IPL for the current season is moving very interesting with high interest among the cricket lovers. In the list, the next match is scheduled on 12th April 2019 for the teams Kolkata Knight Raiders and in Delhi Capitals at Eden Gardens, Kolkata at 8.00 PM IST. In IPL 2019 both the teams have played 6 matches each and out of that KKR has won in 4 and holds 2nd place in the table of points. On the other hand, Delhi Capitals have won in 3 matches and holds 6th place in the table of points.
Kolkata Knight Raiders
One of the Best players and the one to support the team highly is Andre Russel, he got an injury and was in terrible pain while batting in the last match. He came late for fielding and considered the pain the team let him rest. In the current match, it is expected that he may be replaced by Carlos Brathwaite. If so, Carlos Brathwaite will get his first opportunity to wear KKR jersey.
- The expected XI: Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik, Shubman Gill, Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Clockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna, Kuldeep Yadav
The team has come up good in the last few matches and one of the big supporters of the team, Rahul Tewatia has got injured. Still, the crew has not given any official information. If there are any such issues, most probably Amit Mishra will be the person to the replaced in the place of Rahul Tewatia. All the other players are expected to be the same as the last match.
- The expected XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Clin Ingram, Chris Moris, Axar Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Kandiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Trent Boult/ Sandeep Lamichanne
Head to head matches
- In the history of IPL, the teams played together were 24. Out of which, 13 matches were won by Kolkata Knight Raiders and 10 matches were won by Delhi Capitals.
- When the stadium in Kolkata is considered, 8 matches were played and out of that 7 was won by the Kolkata Knight Raiders and only 1 match is won by Delhi Capitals.
Pitch condition and the weather report
The matches played in the ground have met several good scores like 181 and 218. The chasing team has suffered to chase such a great score. When looking at the weather, a thunderstorm is expected during the afternoon time by when the match starts the clouds will clear and it will be suitable for the match.
On the whole, the match is going to be interesting for the fans of the teams and for the cricket lovers. Every IPL match post will give the information regarding the efficiency of the team and increases the interest of the game. Now, it is the time to be patient and wait for the match to begin and have a great enjoyment at the end of the day.