IPL 2021 KKR vs SRH Live Match Today:Kolkata Knight Riders will face Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 49th match of IPL 2021.The match between the two teams will be held at the Dubai International Stadium from 7.30 pm.
KKR vs SRH IPL LIVE 2021: Sunrisers Hyderabad won the toss, decided to bat against Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI:Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan (c), Shakib Al Hasan, Dinesh Karthik (w), Sunil Narine, Shivam Mavi, Tim Southee, Varun Chakaravarthy
Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing XI:Jason Roy, Wriddhiman Saha (w), Kane Williamson (c), Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umran Malik, Siddarth Kaul
Hyderabad team has been eliminated from the race for the qualifiers. Meanwhile, Kolkata will have to win both the remaining matches to stay in this race. Sunrisers will enter the ground with the intention of spoiling the game of Kolkata.
Talking about statistics, the role of Kolkata seems heavy.There were 20 matches between the two teams, out of which 13 were won by Kolkata and seven by Hyderabad.
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The last meeting between the two teams this season was held at the Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. In that match Kolkata defeated Hyderabad by 10 runs. With the help of 80 Runs from Nitish Rana, Kolkata scored 187 Runs while batting first. In reply, despite fifties from Manish Pandey and Johnny Bristow, Hyderabad could only manage 177 Runs.
Kolkata will need to secure today’s win to take the lead over the rest of the teams in the race for qualifying. The team has 10 points and the other three teams have the same number of points besides them. The only difference is the net operating rate due to Kolkata’s progress. Despite this, both these things are very important for them. As far as Hyderabad is concerned, this team is already out of the tournament and it is just a fight for respect.