Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab 46th Match IPL today match prediction. Indian Premier League . We provide 100 % sure today cricket match prediction tips by cricfrog. Who will win today match KKR vs KXIP. Indian Premier League T20 toss prediction.
Kolkata Knight Riders Reviews
Kolkata Knight Riders had performed average in this season of the Indian Premier League so far. They had played a total of 11 matches with six wins to their name. They had lost five matches and are holding the 4th position on the points table. This is a must-win match for KKR to cement their position in for the playoffs. They are coming to this match on the back of a massive win over Delhi Capitals in their most recent match with a handsome margin of 59 runs. They lost the toss and were asked to bat first. The performance of their batting order was just impressive in that match. They scored a total of 194 runs in their inning of 20 overs. Nitish Rana was the most successful and highest run-scorer from their side who scored 83 runs on 53 deliveries with the help of 13 boundaries and one six. Sunil Narine also had an outstanding performance with the bat. He scored 64 runs on just 32 balls and smashed six boundaries and four sixes. The skipper, Eoin Morgan scored 17 runs while Rahul Tripathi had 13 runs to his name.
Like the batting, the bowling unit of Kolkata Knight Riders also had an outstanding performance in the previous match. They defended the target of 195 runs and 135 runs in their inning of 20 overs. They used six bowlers in that match and almost all bowlers from their side performed well in the previous match. Varun Chakravarthy was the most successful and highest wicket-taker from the KKR side who picked five wickets in his four overs bowled out against just 20 runs. Pat Cummins also had an outstanding performance with the ball. He picked three wickets in his four overs bowled out while he was charged for 17 runs. Lockie Ferguson picked one wicket in his four overs bowled out against 30 runs while Prasidh Krishna, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, and Sunil Narine were the bowlers who failed to pick any wicket.
Kings XI Punjab Reviews
After losing five matches in a row, Kings XI Punjab had bounced back strongly and had won four matches consecutively. Now they had played a total of eleven matches with five wins to their name. They had lost six matches and are holding the 5th position on the points table. This is also a must-win match for the KXIP to move forward to the next level of this tournament. They won their previous match against Sunrisers Hyderabad with a margin of 12 runs. They were nowhere in the match in the first inning and also till the 15th over of the second inning but they made the comeback strongly in the last half of the match. They lost the toss and were asked to bat first. Their batting order almost collapsed in that match. They could manage to score 126 runs in their 20 overs inning. Nicholas Pooran was the highest run-scorer from their side who remained not out after scoring 32 runs with the help of two boundaries. The skipper, KL Rahul could manage to score 17 runs while Chris Gayle scored 20 runs.
Kings XI Punjab won the previous match due to the best performance by their bowling unit. They defended the target of 127 runs and leaked 114 runs in their inning of 20 overs. Almost all bowlers from their side performed well in the previous match. Chris Jordan, who was playing his very first match of this season of the IPL T20 had an outstanding performance. He picked three wickets in his four overs bowled out while he leaked just 17 runs. Arshdeep Singh was the other bowler from the KXIP side who picked three wickets in his four overs bowled out against 23 runs. Ravi Bishnoi picked one wicket in four overs while he was charged for just 13 runs. Murugan Ashwin and Mohammed Shami also picked one wicket each in the previous match. Murugan Ashwin was charged for 27 runs in four overs while Mohammed Shami leaked 34 runs in four overs.
Favorite Team in Today Match Prediction
Kings XI Punjab had performed in the most recent matches and is in good form. This is also overall a strong team as compared to the RR at least on papers and also had performed well in this tournament so far. According to our IPL Prediction, Kings XI Punjab is the favorite team that will win this match. There are many factors that make Kings XI Punjab a favorite team to win this match. Some of the key factors are mentioned as under:
- Kings XI Punjab had won the last four matches in a row
- The key players of Kings XI Punjab are in good form
- Kolkata Knight Riders are still struggling for the right combination
- Kings XI Punjab have depth in the batting and bowling
- The bowling unit of Kolkata Knight Riders is not performing well
Winning Chances of Today Match for the Both Teams
Kings XI Punjab is full of experienced and young players in the t20 format. The batting order of this team is also strong and some well-known hitter of the t20 format is part of the squad of this team, so the winning chances of today match for Kings XI Punjab have been increased. The equation of who will win today’s cricket match prediction and who will win the cricket match today is mentioned as under.
Kings XI Punjab have 51% chances to win this match
Kolkata Knight Riders have 49% chances to win this match
Toss Prediction in Today Match Prediction
The toss is going to play an important in the result of each and every match of IPL T20 as we had observed in the previous matches. According to our toss prediction, the team who will win the toss will elect to bat first as chasing had been difficult in the most recent matches of IPL.
Who Will Win Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab 46th Match IPL T20
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