Gujarat Lions vs Kolkata Knight Riders (t20)

Gujarat Lions (GL) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Match Result (T20)

Match 3, Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot 07 April, 2017

Toss won by Kolkata Knight Riders (decided to bowl)

Kolkata Knight Riders beat Gujarat Lions by 10 wickets

Man of the Match: Chris Lynn

Kolkata Knight Riders Squad

Chris Lynn, Darren Bravo, Gautam Gambhir, Ishank Jaggi, Rovman Powell, Sanjay Yadav, Suryakumar Yadav, Colin de Grandhomme, Rishi Dhawan, Yusuf Pathan, Robin Uthappa, Sheldon Jackson, Ankit Rajpoot, Kuldeep Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Piyush Chawla, Sayan Ghosh, Sunil Narine, Trent Boult, Umesh Yadav

Gujarat Lions Squad

Aaron Finch, Akshdeep Nath, Chirag Suri, Jaydev Shah, Pratham Singh, Suresh Raina, Dwayne Smith, Irfan Pathan, James Faulkner, Ravindra Jadeja, Shubham Agarwal, Dinesh Karthik, Ishan Kishan, Ankit Soni, Basil Thampi, Dhawal Kulkarni, Manpreet Gony, Munaf Patel, Nathu Singh, Pradeep Sangwan, Praveen Kumar, Shadab Jakati, Shelley Shaurya, Tejas Baroka

Pitch Report

It looks a good batting surface and should remain the same throughout.

SWOT Analysis

Gujarat LionsKolkata Knight Riders
StrengthBattingSpin attack
WeaknessBowlingMiddle order
OpportunitiesTo start their campaign with a win at homeTo continue their good run in Indian T20 League
ThreatsRobin Uthappa and Sunil NarineBrendon McCullum and Dhawak Kulkarni

Head to Head

Gujarat LionsKolkata Knight Riders
Matches won20
Home Wins10
Away Wins10
Highest Innings Score164 on Sunday, May 08, 2016158 on Sunday, May 08, 2016
Lowest Innings Score125 on Thursday, May 19, 2016124 on Thursday, May 19, 2016

Top Performers

Gujarat LionsKolkata Knight Riders
Highest Total Chased158 on Sunday, May 08, 2016Array
Lowest Total DefendedArrayArray
Most Prolific BatsmanSuresh Raina - 67 RunsYusuf Pathan - 99 Runs
Highest Individual Score53 by Suresh Raina On Thursday, May 19, 201666 by Shakib Al Hasan On Sunday, May 08, 2016
Most Successful BowlerDwayne Smith - 5 WicketsBrad Hogg - 1 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis4/8 by Dwayne Smith On Thursday, May 19, 20161/19 by Brad Hogg On Sunday, May 08, 2016

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 3925 123
2 South Africa 3050 117
3 Australia 3087 100
4 England 3362 99
5 New Zealand 3114 97
FULL Ranking