Match Details: IPL 2021 Match 21 PBKS vs KKR
Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
Date: 26 April 2021
Time: 7:30 pm (IST)
Punjab Kings will take on Kolkata Knight Riders in the 21st match of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) on April 26, 2021 at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.
IPL 2021 Match 21 PBKS vs KKR Weather Report
It will be hot evening in Ahmedabad with the temperature above 35°C during match hours. Dew also likely to be a factor, toss will be crucial and team would like to chase.
IPL 2021 Match 21 PBKS vs KKR Pitch Report
Ahmedabad has both red and black soil, latter offering variable bounce and unlikely to be used. With red soil pitch coming in to play, high scoring game can be seen with some help to pacers.
IPL 2021 Match 21 PBKS vs KKR Team News
Punjab Kings are 5th on the IPL 2021 points table with 2 wins in 3 matches. On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders, are at the bottom of the points table with one win and are coming with 4 consecutive loss.
Punjab Kings (PBKS) Team News
Looking at the pitch, which will be assisting pacer, Jhye Richardson or Riley Meredith is likely to come in pace of Fabian Allen.
Probable Playing XI for PBKS: KL Rahul (c & wk), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Deepak Hooda, Moises Henriques, Shahrukh Khan, Jhye Richardson/Riley Meredith, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh and Ravi Bishnoi.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Team News
Kolkata Knight Riders are unlikely to make any changes to playing XI from their last encounter against Rajasthan Royals.
Probable Playing XI for KKR: Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi Varun Chakravarthy and Prasidh Krishna.
IPL 2021 Match 21 PBKS vs KKR Head to Head
Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders have played 27 matches against each other in IPL, out of which Punjab Kings have won 9 matches and Kolkata Knight Riders have won 18 matches.