Kolkata Knight Riders is known by all as KKR and is a franchise of the cricket team representing Kolkata city in the Indian Premier League (IPL). This franchise qualified for the IPL play offs in the year 2011.
The KKR Franchise was owned by Bollywood hero Shah Rukh Khan, actress Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta. Dinesh Karthik is the captain of KKR Team and Brendon McCullum is their head coach.
The Knight Rigders home ground is Eden Gardens which is the largest cricket stadium in India with a capacity of over 90,000. KKR won the IPL title 2times in the year 2012 and 2014.
Kolkata Knight Riders 2020 IPL Squad, KKR IPL 13 Team, Players List:
Batsmen: Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Shubman Gill, Eoin Morgan, Siddesh Lad, Rahul Tripathi
Bowlers: Harry Gurney, Kuldeep Yadav, ShivamMavi, Prasidh Krishna, Sandeep Warrier, Lockie Ferguson, Pat Cummins, Varun Chakravarthy, Manimaran Siddharth
All-rounders: Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Kamlesh Nagarokoti, Chris Green
Wicket Keepers: Dinesh Karthik, Tom Banton, Nikhil Naik
Kolkata Knight Riders IPL Schedule 2020, KKR IPL 13 Schedule
|MAR 31, TUE||Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders||8:00 PM||Bengaluru|
|APR 3, FRI||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals||8:00 PM||Kolkata|
|APR 6, MON||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings||8:00 PM||Kolkata|
|APR 9, THUR||Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders||8:00 PM||Jaipur/Guwahati|
|APR 12, SUN||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians||8:00 PM||Kolkata|
|APR 16, THUR||Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders||8:00 PM||Hyderabad|
|APR 19, SUN||Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders||4:00 PM||Delhi|
|APR 23, THUR||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Kings XI Punjab||8:00 PM||Kolkata|
|APR 26, SUN||Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders||4:00 PM||Mohali|
|APR 28, TUE||Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders||8:00 PM||Mumbai|
|MAY 2, SAT||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals||8:00 PM||Kolkata|
|MAY 7, THUR||Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders||8:00 PM||Chennai|
|MAY 10, SUN||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||8:00 PM||Kolkata|
|MAY 15, FRI||Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad||8:00 PM||Kolkata|