IPL 2021 – match no. 54, KKR ( Kolkata Knight Riders ) vs RR ( Rajasthan Royals ) cricket match was scheduled today in which KKR won by 86 runs.
Sanju Samson wins the toss, Rajasthan Royals will bowl first vs Kolkata. Samson says Rajasthan has four changes today.
Kolkata change: Lockie Ferguson IN, Tim Southee OUT
Rajasthan changes: Liam Livingstone, Jaydev Unadkat, Anuj Rawat, Morris – IN; Ewin Lewis, David Miller, Shreyas Gopal, Kuldip – OUT
Tewatia drags a Mavi wide delivery onto his stumps and that’s the end of this contest. Kolkata wins by 86 runs and moves to 14 points with an NRR of +0.480. Mumbai will need to win by 171 runs to overtake KKR in the fourth spot. A solid fifty from Shubman Gill (56) at the top and was complemented by some useful contributions from the middle order as Kolkata Knight Riders got to 171 for four against Rajasthan Royals in Sharjah. For RR, Chris Morris, Chetan Sakariya, Rahul Tewatia and Glenn Phillips got a wicket apiece.
Twitter Reactions of KKR & RR:
Be back stronger. 🤗 pic.twitter.com/p2RpHnONNo— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) October 7, 2021
Teams KKR & RR Squads:
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad:
Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Tim Seifert, Rahul Tripathi, Rinku Singh, Dinesh Karthik, Eoin Morgan (c), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Varun CV, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Sandeep Warrier, Prasidh Krishna, Shakib Al Hasan, Sheldon Jackson, Vaibhav Arora, Karun Nair, Harbhajan Singh, Ben Cutting, Venkatesh Iyer, Pawan Negi.
Rajasthan Royals Squad:
Sanju Samson (c), Evin Lewis, Oshane Thomas, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Manan Vohra, Anuj Rawat, Riyan Parag, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Shreyas Gopal, Mayank Markande, Glenn Phillips, Tabraiz Shamsi, Jaydev Unadkat, Kartik Tyagi, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya, KC Cariappa, Liam Livingstone, Kuldip Yadav, Akash Singh.