Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants: The 66th match of IPL 2022 is being played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Lucknow Super Giants today. This match is being played at Dr DY Patil Stadium. Lucknow captain KL Rahul has won the toss and decided to bat first. It’s a do or die match for KKR. On the other hand, it is necessary for Lucknow to win today’s match to confirm its place in the playoffs. Lucknow, where KKR is currently at the third place in the points table. Three changes have been made in Lucknow’s team.
KKR need a big win to keep their playoff hopes alive. At the same time, Lucknow would also like to win this match to reach the playoffs. This is the last league match of both the teams. KKR’s team will not reach the playoffs after winning this match. However, his hopes of reaching the top four will remain alive. On the other hand, if Lucknow wins, it will be confirmed to be in the top 2.
Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI: Venkatesh Iyer, Abhijit Tomar, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Sam Billings (wk), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Umesh Yadav, Tim Southee , Varun Chakraborty.
Lucknow Super Giants Playing XI: Quinton de Kock (wk), KL Rahul (c), Evin Lewis, Deepak Hooda, Manan Vohra, Marcus Stoinis, Jason Holder, Krishnappa Gautam, Mohsin Khan, Avesh Khan, Ravi Bishnoi.