Kolkata Knight Riders, KKR
Kolkata Knight Riders. Credits: KKR/Twitter
Prev1 of 4

CSK vs KKR: Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) Playing XI Against Chennai Super Kings (CSK)- IPL 2021 Match 38. Kolkata Knight Riders have made a dramatic turnaround in their fortunes after registering two consecutive wins in UAE. They began their second leg campaign with a 9 wicket-win over RCB, before beating Kolkata Knight Riders comprehensively by 7 wickets. Eoin Morgan and Co. will be playing their next game against Chennai Super Kings on Sunday.

MI vs KKR
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Image Credits: Twitter

Currently, they are sitting at fourth position with 4 wins in 9 matches. Another win on Sunday could help them move further up on the table. Kolkata Knight Riders would be keen to continue their winning momentum ahead of an important encounter against CSK. On that note, here’s a look at KKR’s predicted playing XI for the high-octane clash.

CSK vs KKR: Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) Playing XI Against Chennai Super Kings (CSK)- IPL 2021 Match 38

Openers: Venkatesh Iyer and Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill
Shubman Gill and Venkatesh Iyer in action. (Image: Twitter)

KKR’s new opening pair of Venkatesh Iyer and Shubman Gill has been phenomenal at the top of the order in the second leg of IPL 2021. The duo showed an aggressive intent right from the start of the innings, something which was needed all this while. Venkatesh Iyer and Gill produced a match-winning 82-run partnership against Kolkata Knight Riders. Iyer scored his first half-century in only his second match against Mumbai.

Prev1 of 4