The eleventh match of 10th IPL is set to be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab on 13 April, 2017. KXIP have won played two games of the season so far meanwhile KKR have lost one and won one in played two matches of Vivo Indian Premier League.
Chris Lynn injury has made KKR a worried in the early of season as it is reported that Lynn won’t be able to play at least two weeks. So Kolkata will play their first home match of this IPL edition without Lynn. We can expect Shakib Al Hasan to replace Lynn in the playing XI. Umesh Yadav is also fit and will be available for the selection.
On the other side, Kings XI Punjab are in terrific form as they are having 100% win record in this 10th season of IPLT20 with two wins against Pune and Bangalore. Batsmen and bowlers have done really well for the side. Skipper Maxwell has been leading the side amazingly.
Gautam Gambhir (captain), Yusuf Pathan, Chris Lynn, Piyush Chawla, Manish Pandey, Ankit Singh Rajpoot, Sheldon Jackson, Trent Boult, Robin Uthappa, Sunil Narine, Shakib Al Hasan, Sayan Ghosh, Rovman Powell, Umesh Yadav, Kuldeep Singh Yadav, Colin de Grandhomme, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Suryakumaar Yadav, R. Sanjay Yadav, Chris Woakes, Rishi Dhawan, Darren Bravo, Rishi Dhawan, Ishan Jaggi.
Glenn Maxwell (captain), David Miller, Pardeep Sahu, Manan Vohra, Armaan Jaffer, Ishant Sharma, Varun Aaron, T Natarajan, Nikhil Shankar Naik, Eoin Morgan, Mohit Sharma, Swapnil Singh, Rahul Tewatia, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, K.C. Cariappa, Matt Henry, Sandeep Sharma, Shaun Marsh, Akshar Patel, Hashim Amla, Anureet Singh, Martin Guptill, Wriddhiman Saha, Marcus Stoinis, Rinku Singh, Darren Sammy.
Home team Kolkata Knight Riders look favorite on this ground and as per our predictions KKR have got 65 percent win chances over KXIP.
Eden Gardens pitch look great for batsman and spinners. Both batsman and spin bowlers have got an opportunity to rock on the field. The projected score for this 11th game of IPL-10 is expected to be around 160.