KKR captaincy turned out to be a major blow for this leading IPL team last season. This time around, it’s already the world cup winner Eoin Morgan to hold the charge. KKR squad looks back to their glory with Shakib Al Hasan back in the side. More of the exciting news for KKR-fans is Harbhajan Singh in the squad, who previously played a pivotal role in Mumbai Indians and CSK’s success Kolkata Knight Riders Squad IPL.
Last IPL season didn’t have enough of Andre Russell for KKR as the injury forced him to stay on the sidelines. So far the news from KKR camp tells Russell is all set to rock on this IPL edition starting 9th April. One thing KKR might miss this year in the later part is the presence of Robin Uthappa, who played some game-changing knocks since Gambhir’s old-good days at KKR.
KKR team also has enough of the local-bred talent in their team, and some of them are already a superstar at such a young age. Here’s n full KKR team squad for the latest IPL edition.
Kolkata Knight Riders IPL Squad 14
Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Tim Seifert, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav, Shivam Mavi, Lockie Ferguson, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Sandeep Warrier, Prasidh Krishna, Rahul Tripathi, Varun Chakravarthy, Shakib Al Hasan, Sheldon Jackson, Vaibhav Arora, Harbhajan Singh, Karun Nair, Ben Cutting, Venkatesh Iyer, and Pawan Negi
KKR Batting Lineup IPL 2021
Not much reshuffling in the KKR squad, but you can expect some important changes in the team lineup. Though there aren’t many new names joining the KKR team for this years’ IPL in for the batting order, still one can expect some powerful performances from the already top batsmen in the squad Chennai Super Kings Squad IPL 2021.
Tim Seifert, the rising Kiwi talent is also the part of KKR team for IPL 2021. The top-order batsman was roped in replacement of USA’s Ali Khan, and now it seems like he will be playing some major role for KKR up the order. At the same time, promoting Dinesh Karthik up the order will be something KKR management will be strongly looking at.
KKR Bowling IPL 14
There’s nothing more one could ask for other than Lockie Ferguson, Pat Cummins, and Andre Russel together bowling fully fit. Meanwhile, the spin-bowling department for KKR gets the missing X-factor with Harbhajan and Shakib joining the squad. Both of them are well capable of producing exceptional performances on the Asian wickets as this is what their stats prove.
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad IPL Match Schedule and Timings IPL 2021
April 11th, Sunday, 2021, 07:30 PM: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Chennai
April 13th, Tuesday, 07:30 PM: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians in Chennai
April 18th, 2021, Sunday, 03:30 PM: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Mumbai
April 21st, 2021, Wednesday, 07:30 PM: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings in Mumbai
April 24th, 2021, Saturday, 07:30 PM: Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Mumbai
April 26th, 2021, Monday, 07:30 PM: Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Ahmedabad
April 29th, 2021, Thursday, 07:30 PM: Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Ahmedabad
May 3rd, 2021, Monday, 07:30 PM: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore in Ahmedabad
May 8th, 2021, Saturday, 03:30 PM: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals in Ahmedabad
May 10th, 2021, Monday, 07:30 PM: Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Bangalore
May 12th, 2021, Wednesday, 07:30 PM: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders in Bangalore
May 15th, 2021, Saturday, 07:30 PM: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings in Bangalore
May 18th, 2021, Tuesday, 7:30 PM: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals in Bangalore
May 21st, 2021, Friday, 03:30 PM: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad in Bangalore