Odean Smith was the player of the match for his game-changing knock against Bangalore.
Kolkata Knight Riders will go head to head against Punjab Kings in the 8th match of IPL 2022 on Friday. Kolkata Knight Riders were ordinary with the bat in the last game against the Royal Challengers Bangalore, as a result, they lost the match by 3 wickets in the final over of the match. Bowlers have done a splendid job in both the matches and need more appreciation for their efforts. Shreyas Iyer used his bowlers quite well and it will be interesting to see how he handles the pressure in the coming matches.
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings, Match 8
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Date &Time: April 1st at 7:30 PM IST and local time
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
KKR vs PBKS, Match 8 Pitch Report:
There is plenty of assistance out there for the bowlers and it’s not easy for the batters to come and straight away smash fours and sixes. Keeping wickets in hand till the end will win matches.
Injury and News:
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KKR vs PBKS, Match 8 Probable Playing XIs:
Kolkata Knight Riders
Ajinkya Rahane, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Sam Billings, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Sheldon Jackson (wk), Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy
Mayank Agarwal (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Bhanuka Rajapaksa (wk), Liam Livingstone, Raj Bawa, Shahrukh Khan, Odean Smith, Harpreet Brar, Arshdeep Singh, Rahul Chahar, Sandeep Sharma