IPL 2021, Match 21: Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders (PBKS vs KKR) – Match Prediction, Who Will Win The Match, Who Will Score Most Runs, Who Will Pick Most Wickets
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IPL 2021, Match 21: Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders (PBKS vs KKR) – Match Prediction, Who Will Win The Match, Who Will Score Most Runs, Who Will Pick Most Wickets

IPL 2021, Punjab Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Match Prediction, PBKS vs KKR

In the 21st match of the IPL 2021, Punjab Kings (PBKS) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will meet at Narendra Modi Stadium (Motera, Ahmedabad) this Monday (26th April) night.

Both teams will play their sixth match of this season. After their five matches of this season, PBKS have won twice and lost thrice while KKR have lost four consecutive matches in this IPL 2021 after winning their season opener.

IPL 2021, Punjab Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Match Prediction, PBKS vs KKR
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IPL 2021, Match 21: Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders (PBKS vs KKR) – Match Prediction

Teams’ Head-to-Head Records

Stats Matches PBKS Won KKR Won Tied No Result
Overall 27 9 18 0 0
In IPL 27 9 18 0 0
At Narendra Modi Stadium (Motera, Ahmedabad)
In the last 5 matches 5 1 4 0 0
IPL 2020 2 1 1 0 0

Teams’ Records at Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad

Overall

Team Played Won Lost Tied (W/L) No Result
PBKS 1 1 0 0 (0/0) 0
KKR 2 0 2 0 (0/0) 0

In IPL 2021

Team Played Won Lost Tied (W/L) No Result
PBKS
KKR

Recent venue records (Records at Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad in last five matches)

Average first innings score (in last five games, including successful defending): 170.60 (2 wins)

Average second innings score (in last five games, including successful chasing): 163.80 (3 wins)

Toss Prediction for Match 21

  • Won the toss and bowling first

Predicted Scores for Match 21

Team 1st batting 2nd batting
PBKS 170-200 160-185
KKR 160-190 150-175

IPL 2021 forms

Latest standings in the IPL 2021 points table (after match 20)

Rank Team Matches Won Lost Tied/No Result Net Run Rate Points
1 CSK 5 4 1 0/0 +1.612 8
2 DC 5 4 1 0/0 +0.334 8
3 RCB 5 4 1 0/0 +0.096 8
4 MI 5 2 3 0/0 -0.032 4
5 PBKS 5 2 3 0/0 -0.428 4
6 RR 5 2 3 0/0 -0.681 4
7 SRH 5 1 4 0/0 -0.180 2
8 KKR 5 1 4 0/0 -0.675 2

(Teams’ forms) – Oldest to Latest

Punjab Kings (PBKS): Won, Lost, Lost, Lost and Won

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR): Won, Lost, Lost, Lost and Lost

(Players’ form)

Punjab Kings (PBKS)

IPL 2021, Punjab Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Match Prediction, PBKS vs KKR
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  • Batting

Player Matches (Innings) Runs Highest Score Strike Rate 100s/50s Latest form (Oldest to latest, Runs and Balls)
KL Rahul 5 (5) 221 91 133.13 0/3 91 (50), 5 (7), 61 (51), 4 (6), 60* (52)
Mayank Agarwal 5 (5) 130 69 141.30 0/1 14 (9), 0 (2), 69 (36), 22 (25), 25 (20)
Chris Gayle 5 (5) 119 43* 120.20 0/0 40 (28), 10 (10), 11 (9), 15 (17), 43* (35)
Deepak Hooda 5 (4) 109 64 162.68 0/1 64 (28), 10 (15), 22* (13), 13 (11)
Shahrukh Khan 5 (4) 90 47 145.16 0/0 6* (4), 47 (36), 15* (5), 22 (17)

Who Will Score Most Runs In Match 21: KL Rahul/Chris Gayle/Shahrukh Khan

  • Bowling

Player Matches (Innings) Wickets Best Bowling in an innings Economy Rate 4wk/5wk Latest form (Oldest to latest)
Arshdeep Singh 5 (5) 6 3/35 7.85 0/0 4-0-35-3

2-0-7-1

3-0-22-1

3.4-0-31-0

3-0-28-1

Mohammed Shami 5 (5) 6 2/21 8.00 0/0 4-0-33-2

4-0-21-2

4-0-53-0

2-0-16-0

4-0-21-2

Jhye Richardson 3 (3) 3 2/41 10.63 0/0 4-0-55-1

3-0-21-0

4-0-41-2

Ravi Bishnoi 1 (1) 2 2/21 5.25 0/0 4-0-21-2

Who Will Pick Most Wickets In Match 21: Mohammed Shami/Arshdeep Singh/Ravi Bishnoi

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)

IPL 2021, Punjab Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Match Prediction, PBKS vs KKR
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  • Batting

Player Matches (Innings) Runs Highest Score Strike Rate 100s/50s Latest form (Oldest to latest, Runs and Balls)
Nitish Rana 5 (5) 186 80 123.17 0/2 80 (56), 57 (47), 18 (11), 9 (12), 22 (25)
Rahul Tripathi 5 (5) 127 53 142.69 0/1 53 (29), 5 (5), 25 (20), 8 (9), 36 (26)
Andre Russell 5 (5) 108 54 156.52 0/1 5 (5), 9 (15), 31 (20), 54 (22), 9 (7)
Dinesh Karthik 5 (5) 97 40 132.87 0/0 22* (9), 8* (11), 2 (5), 40 (24), 25 (24)
Pat Cummins 5 (4) 82 66* 190.69 0/1 -, 0 (1), 6 (2), 66* (34), 10 (6)

Who Will Score Most Runs In Match 21: Nitish Rana/Dinesh Karthik/Andre Russell

  • Bowling

Player Matches (Innings) Wickets Best Bowling in an innings Economy Rate 4wk/5wk Latest form (Oldest to latest)
Andre Russell 5 (4) 7 5/15 12.44 0/1 3-0-32-1

2-0-15-5

2-0-38-0

2-0-27-1

Varun Chakaravarthy 5 (5) 6 2/32 8.05 0/0 4-0-36-0

4-0-27-1

4-0-39-2

4-0-27-1

4-0-32-2

Prasidh Krishna 5 (5) 5 2/35 9.31 0/0 4-0-35-2

4-0-42-1

4-0-31-1

4-0-49-0

3-0-20-1

Pat Cummins 5 (5) 4 2/24 9.17 0/0 4-0-30-1

4-0-24-2

4-0-34-1

4-0-58-0

3.5-0-36-0

Who Will Pick Most Wickets In Match 21: Prasidh Krishna/Shivam Mavi/Pat Cummins

Who Will Win The Match?

IPL 2021, Punjab Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Match Prediction, PBKS vs KKR
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Though PBKS and KKR both are struggling in this early IPL 2021, PBKS are now shaping up their team while KKR are still clueless about how to handle the game. So, PBKS will begin this match as the favourite.