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KKR vs LSG Dream11 Prediction, IPL Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Updates For Match 28 of IPL 2024

Kolkata Knight Riders will host Lucknow Super Giants in the 28th match of IPL 2024.
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KKR vs LSG Dream11 Prediction, IPL Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Updates For Match 28 of IPL 2024

Both teams are coming off the defeats and will look to bounce back with a victory

Preview

Kolkata Knight Riders will host Lucknow Super Giants in the 28th match of IPL 2024. Both teams are coming off the defeats and will look to bounce back with a victory when they face each other at Eden Gardens, Kolkata in the first game of the double header on Sunday (April 14).

The hosts were handed their first defeat by Chennai Super Kings at Chepauk in the Match 22. After being asked to bat, Kolkata Knight Riders scored 137/9 in their allotted 20 overs. Ravindra Jadeja and Tushar Deshpande scalped three wickets each. Skipper Shreyas Iyer was the top scorer with 34 runs off 32 balls. Chennai Super Kings chased the target in 17.4 overs as Skipper Ruturaj Gaikwad scored 67* off 58. Vaibhav Aroa continued his good form and picked up two wickets.

Lucknow Supergiants were ghosted by Delhi Capitals in their backyard last night. After being opted to bat the hosts were able to post 167/7 on the board. Lucknow Supergiants were 94-6 at one stage but Ayush Badoni’s 55* off 35 led them towards a competitive total. Kuldeep Yadav 3/20 and Khaleel Ahmed 2/41 were the pick of the bowlers. Delhi Capitals chased it down in 170/4 as debutant Jack Fraser McGurk shined with 55 runs off 35 balls. Ravi Bishnoi picked up 2 wickets and was the economical bowler for the Supergiants.

Match Information

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants, Match 28

Indian Premier League, 14 Apr 2024, Sun, 3:30 PM IST ,Kolkata

Probable PlayingXI

Kolkata Knight Riders

S Iyer(C), RK Singh, Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Ramandeep Singh, SP Narine, AS Roy, VR Iyer, AD Russell, PD Salt, Vaibhav Arora, Mitchell Starc

Bench: KS Bharat, N Rana, Manish Pandey, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Sakib Hussain, Sherfane Rutherford, C Sakariya, D Chameera, Varun Chakravarthy, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Suyash Sharma, H Rana, Allah Mohammad

Lucknow Super Giants

KL Rahul(C), Devdutt Padikkal, MP Stoinis, YS Thakur, A Badoni, KH Pandya, Arshad Khan, Q de Kock, Nicholas Pooran, Ravi Bishnoi, Naveen-ul-Haq

Bench: AJ Turner, PN Mankad, Krishnappa Gowtham, Deepak Hooda, Arshin Kulkarni, Kyle Mayers, Mayank Yadav, Shivam Mavi, DJ Willey, Yudhvir Singh, Mohsin Khan, A Mishra, Shamar Joseph, Manimaran Siddharth, MJ Henry

Injury News

Lucknow Supergiants Pacer Mayank Yadav will miss this match as he is still recovering from the injury.

Weather Report

Scattered Clouds

Win Prediction

Kolkata Knight Riders

Pitch Condition

Balanced

Avg 1st Inning Score

178

Pitch Report

The surface at Eden Gardens has favored both batters and bowlers so far. Spinners might enjoy the surface here. Still, the toss winner will look to bat here and post a competitive total on the board.

Captains

9

Sunil Narine KKR | all

Kolkata Knight Riders All-Rounder has been looked in fine form. He has scored 161 runs and picked up 4 wickets as well so he should be the captain of your fantasy team.

9

Andre Russell KKR | all

Kolkata Knight Riders All-Rounder has been a consistent performer over the years. He has managed to score 115 runs and grabbed 5 wickets as well this season. So he can lead your fantasy team.

9

Nicholas Pooran LSG | wk

Lucknow Supergiants wicketkeeper batter has scored 178 runs in five innings so far so he can be the skipper of your fantasy team.

Top

8

Vaibhav Arora KKR | BOWL

Kolkata Knight Riders Pacer has bowled with an economy of 6.88 and picked up five wickets so far so he can be a great addition to your fantasy team.

8

Varun Chakravarthy KKR | BOWL

Kolkata Knight Riders Spinner looked off form in the first two matches but he has bounced back with 4 wickets in the last two matches so he can be a top pick for your fantasy team.

8.5

Yash Thakur LSG | BAT

Lucknow Supergiants youngster has bowled brilliantly and scalped seven wickets so far so he becomes a must-pick for your fantasy team.

Budget

9

KL Rahul LSG | bat

Lucknow Supergiants Skipper has been looked in great touch so far. He has scored 165 runs in five innings so he can be a budget pick for your fantasy team.

8.5

Naveen-ul-Haq LSG | bowl

Lucknow Supergiants Pacer has bowled brilliantly and grabbed six wickets so far so he becomes a budget pick for your fantasy team.

6.5

Philip Salt KKR | wk

Kolkata Knight Riders wicketkeeper batter has scored 102 runs so far with one half-century in the tournament. So, this attacking top-order batter can be the best budget pick for your fantasy team.

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8.5

Venkatesh Iyer

KKR | ALL

8.5

Mitchell Starc

KKR | BOWL

8

Devdutt Padikkal

LSG | BAT

Head To Head

Players
11/11

Team 1

5 : 6

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9.5/100

Quinton de Kock

8.5

Nicholas Pooran

9

Philip Salt

6.5

KL Rahul

9

Marcus Stoinis

8

Shreyas Iyer

7

Andre Russell

9

Sunil Narine

9

Varun Chakravarthy

8

Ravi Bishnoi

8

Naveen-ul-Haq

8.5

Grand League

Players
11/11

Team 1

5 : 6

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10.5/100

Nicholas Pooran

9

Philip Salt

6.5

KL Rahul

9

Shreyas Iyer

7

Yash Thakur

8.5

Andre Russell

9

Sunil Narine

9

Krunal Pandya

8

Ayush Badoni

7

Mitchell Starc

8.5

Ravi Bishnoi

8

Mega League

Players
11/11

Team 1

5 : 6

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8/100

Quinton de Kock

8.5

Nicholas Pooran

9

Philip Salt

6.5

KL Rahul

9

Rinku Singh

8.5

Andre Russell

9

Sunil Narine

9

Krunal Pandya

8

Vaibhav Arora

8

Ravi Bishnoi

8

Naveen-ul-Haq

8.5

CricTracker Special

Players
11/11

Team 1

5 : 6

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9/100

Quinton de Kock

8.5

Nicholas Pooran

9

Philip Salt

6.5

KL Rahul

9

Shreyas Iyer

7

Andre Russell

9

Sunil Narine

9

Krunal Pandya

8

Mitchell Starc

8.5

Ravi Bishnoi

8

Naveen-ul-Haq

8.5

DISCLAIMER

This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.

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