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The Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants are all set to challenge each other at the 66th Tata IPL 2022 match scheduled to be conducted on 18th May at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai from 7:30 PM. Both the team will be facing each other for the second time in this series.
In the current season of IPL, KKR and LSG have played 13 games till now, out of which the Lucknow team has won 8 matches whereas KKR managed to pocket 6 victories. The rookie team, Lucknow Super Giants have surprised the cricket fans with their mind-blowing performances and gained the third position on the table. Kolkata Knight Riders are placed sixth on the score table.
KL Rahul, the opening batsman for the Super Giants has accumulated 469 runs in the previous 13 matches and Avesh Khan of the same team has gained 17 wickets in 11 matches.
Andre Russell of Kolkata Knight Riders has manoeuvred himself to be a one-man army this season. He has gained 330 runs in 11 matches along with grabbing 17 wickets so far.
A challenging face-off is expected in today’s match as the victory is crucial for both the sides to stay in the contention for playoffs. In the previous match against each other, Lucknow Super Giants was the winner by 75 runs.
KKR vs LSG Tata Match 66 of the IPL 2022: Weather Report
The temperature is expected to be nearly 30°C with 72% humidity and 11 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
Pitch Report for KKR vs LSG Tata IPL 2022 Match 66
The DY Patil ground has a pitch that grants admirable bounce to the bowlers. You can expect a match with 160-170 as a standard fare. The overall pitch can be helpful for both sides.
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants Full Squads
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad for 2022 IPL
Venkatesh Iyer, Aaron Finch, Shreyas Iyer(c), Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Sheldon Jackson(w), Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Aman Hakim Khan, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakaravarthy, Tim Southee, Sam Billings, Mohammad Nabi, Chamika Karunaratne, Ajinkya Rahane, Baba Indrajith, Rinku Singh, Anukul Roy, Shivam Mavi, Pratham Singh, Abhijeet Tomar, Ashok Sharma, Ramesh Kumar, Harshit Rana
Lucknow Super Giants Squad for 2022 IPL
KL Rahul, Quinton de Kock, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya, Jason Holder, K Gowtham, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan,Andrew Tye, Dushmantha Chameera, Ankit Rajpoot, Shahbaz Nadeem, Manan Vohra, Mohsin Khan, Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma, Mayank Yadav, Kyle Mayers, K Gowtham, Evin Lewis.
KKR vs LSG Probable Playing 11 Today
Kolkata Knight Riders Probable Playing 11s
Venkatesh Iyer, Baba Indrajith/Abhijeet Tomar, Nitish Rana, Shreyas Iyer (c), Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Sam Billings (wk), Umesh Yadav, Tim Southee, Sunil Narine and Varun Chakravarthy.
Lucknow Super Giants Probable Playing 11s
Quinton de Kock (wk), KL Rahul (c), Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis/Evin Lewis, Krunal Pandya, Ayush Badoni, Jason Holder, Avesh Khan, Mohsin Khan, Dushmantha Chameera/Manish Pandey and Ravi Bishnoi.
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants Match Details
Match: KKR vs LSG, Match 66, Tata IPL 2022.
Date and Time: May 18, 2022, Wednesday; at 7:30 PM IST.
Venue: Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai
KKR vs LSG Head to Head Records
|Stats||Matches||PBKS Won||LSG Won||NR|
|In IPL 2022||1||0||1||0|
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants Suggested Playing XI – 1 (IPL 2022)
Lokesh Rahul (c), Sam Billings, Marcus Stoinis (VC), Deepak Hooda, Nitish Rana, Andre Russell, Krunal Pandya, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Avesh Khan, Ravi Bishnoi
KKR vs LSG Suggested Playing XI – 2 (IPL 2022)
Quinton de Kock, KL Rahul ( VC ), Deepak Hooda, Shreyas Iyer, Venkatesh Iyer ( C ), Andre Russell, Jason Holder, Krunal Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Avesh Khan and Varun Chakravarthy
KKR vs LSG IPL Match 66 Prediction
Considering the team combination and previous performances, Lucknow Super Giants is expected to win this match.