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CSK vs KKR during the IPL 2021 final. (Photo: BCCI)

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) IPL Schedule 2022, Squad, Players List, Venue. The BCCI announced the IPL 2022 schedule on March 6. The season will kick off with KKR taking on CSK at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai from 7.30 pm IST.

The first game will be a rematch of the IPL 2021 final with KKR looking to complete revenge on the defending champions. IPL 2022 will be a 10-team event with franchises from Lucknow and Gujarat being added to the scene.

A total of 74 matches will be played across the four venues in Maharashtra. 20 matches each will be played at the Wankhede Stadium and the DY Patil Stadium while 15 games each will be played at the Brabourne Stadium and the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium.

Tata IPL Trophy, IPL 2022
Tata IPL Trophy. Image Credits: Twitter

The BCCI has also allowed 25 per cent of the capacity crowd after proper discussions with the state government. Thus crowds will be back to the stadiums after two years due to the covid rules and regulations.

There will be a total of 12 doubleheaders in IPL 2022. The day games will be starting from 3.30 pm while the evening games will start from 7.30 pm IST. Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians will play the first doubleheader on March 27 at the Brabourne cricket stadium followed by the second game between Punjab Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the DY Patil stadium.

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Full Squad After IPL Auction 2022
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Full Squad After IPL Auction 2022

IPL 2022 KKR Complete Squad

Andre Russell, Varun Chakravarthy, Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine, Shreyas Iyer, Pat Cummins, Nitish Rana, Shivam Mavi, Sheldon Jackson, Ajinkya Rahane, Rinku Singh, Anukul Roy, Rasikh Dar, Chamika Karunaratne, Baba Indrajith, Ashok Sharma, Pratham Singh, Abhijeet Tomar, Sam Billings, Alex Hales, Ramesh Kumar, Mohammed Nabi, Aman Khan, Umesh Yadav.

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) IPL 2022 Schedule

Date Fixture Time (In IST) Venue
March 26 Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM Wankhede Stadium
March 30 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM DY Patil Stadium
April 1 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings 7.30 PM Wankhede Stadium
April 6 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians 7.30 PM MCA Stadium, Pune
April 10 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals 3.30 PM Brabourne – CCI
April 15 Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM Brabourne – CCI
April 18 Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM Brabourne – CCI
April 23 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Gujarat Titans 3.30 PM DY Patil Stadium
April 28 Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM Wankhede Stadium
May 2 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals 7.30 PM Wankhede Stadium
May 7 Lucknow Super Giants vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM MCA Stadium, Pune
May 9 Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM DY Patil Stadium
May 14 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad 7.30 PM MCA Stadium, Pune
May 18 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants 7.30 PM DY Patil Stadium

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