Hindustan News Time. The 8th match of IPL 2022 will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings today. While KKR’s team had to face defeat at the hands of RCB in the last match, Punjab Kings have reached here after achieving a huge target of 206 runs against the same team.
While all-rounder Andre Russell has increased the difficulties of KKR for today’s match, there is good news for the Punjab team that Kagiso Rabada has completed his regular quarantine and joined the team and included in the playing XI for today’s match.
Let us tell you, Andre Russell was injured during the match against RCB. Russell’s injury was confirmed by the team’s head coach Brendon McCullum after the match. In today’s match, if Russell sits out due to injury, then Mohammad Nabi can join the team in his place.
Where will the match be played?
The match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings will be played on Friday. The match will take place at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The toss of the match will take place at 7 pm and the game will start at 7:30 pm.
Where can I watch live telecast?
Its live telecast can be seen on the channels of Star Sports Network.
Where to watch live streaming of the match?
You can enjoy the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings on ‘Disney Plus Hotstar’.
Kolkata Knight Riders (Probable Playing XI)
Venkatesh Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Sam Billings, Sheldon Jackson (wk), Andre Russell/Mohammed Nabi/Chamika Karunaratne, Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakraborty
Punjab Kings (Probable Playing XI)
Shikhar Dhawan, Mayank Agarwal (c), Bhanuka Rajapaksa (wk), Liam Livingstone, Raj Bawa, Shah Rukh Khan, Odeon Smith, Harpreet Brar, Arshdeep Singh, Kagiso, Rabada, Rahul Chahar
Till now the teams of KKR and PBKS have come face to face 29 times in the IPL. In these, Kolkata has won 19 times while Punjab has won 10 times.