Match 8, KKR vs SRH: Australian David Warner will be up against Indian Dinesh Karthik on September 26 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. The match will kick off at 7:30 PM (IST) and 6:00 PM (Local time). Both SunRisers and Kolkata have lost their opening game against RCB and MI respectively. One thing is sure, one of the team will open their winning account today. Here are a few fantasy cricket tips which can help you to earn maximum points. If these Kolkata Knight Riders players are included in your team you can surely earn more points and exciting prices as well.
Dinesh Karthik is the captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders side. He is one of the most experienced players in the Indian Premier League. He took KKR to playoffs in 2018 and helped team finishing 5th last season. Karthik has lately improved on his finishing skills in T20 cricket. In the first match of IPL 2020, Karthik scored 30 runs in 23 balls. However, Kolkata lost the match but Karthik played some beautiful cricketing shots and showcased his talent. Karthik should be the number one choice of your Dream11 fantasy team.
Sunil Narine has double folded his role in Kolkata Knight Team. Earlier he only used to bowl for KKR but in the past few seasons, he has showcased his talent in batting also. His scored his highest score 75 against Kings XI Punjab. In the first game also he came to open the bat for KKR. Narine is a versatile player who can at any position where his team wants him to play. It doesn't mean he has improved his batting so his bowling quality has deteriorated. Surprisingly he has become more lethal with the ball. Narine is Kolkata Knight Riders trump card who can do miracle with his celestial spells.
The southpaw plays for Delhi in the domestic circuit. He has been a key player playing some top-notch in the previous edition for Kolkata Knight Riders. The middle-order batsman scored 344 runs in last season. In the first match of IPL 2020, he scored 24 runs in 18 balls hitting one maximum. Nitish Rana can adapt to conditions and stabilize the innings. He can also accelerate whenever required. His huge experience and regularity in KKR playing 11 make him a good option for your fantasy team on Dream11.
Caribbean International is one of the most destructive batsmen in T20. He joined Kolkata Knight Riders in 2014. Russell has been a significant figure in KKR camp, performing with both batting and bowling in previous editions. He scored 11 runs and took one wicket in the first match against Mumbai Indians. Russell can chase the gigantic target and can also set one for the opponents. He also holds the record of maximum sixes in IPL by KKR player. Including him in your fantasy team would be a prudent and satisfactory decision.
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Kolkata Knight Riders Full Squad 2020
Dinesh Karthik (CAPTAIN), Andre Russell, Harry Gurney, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Prasidh Krishna, Rinku Singh, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill, Siddhesh Lad, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan, Varun Chakravarti, Tom Banton, Rahul Tripathi, Chris Green, Nikhil Naik, Pravin Tambe and M Siddharth.