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KKR vs PBKS Dream11 Prediction, Match Preview, Pitch Report and Playing XI - Match 53 - Tata IPL 2023 - 8th May

Check out the KKR vs PBKS Dream11 prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Today’s playing 11 and Pitch Report. In the IPL 2023 53rd match Kolkata Knight Riders will take on Punjab Kings at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Last updated: 07.05.2023
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Next up in the Tata IPL 2023 is a game between the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Punjab Kings at the Eden Garden in Kolkata. KKR will be coming into this game on the back of a morale-boosting victory over SRH on Thursday. They have only managed to win four of the tebn games that they have played so far this season.

On the other hand, we have PBKS who have won five of the ten games that they have played. They will be coming into this game on the back of a crunching defeat against MI on Wednesday. With the race for top four in its final stage, neither team cam afford a slipup from here. An exciting game of cricket beckons on Monday evening.

Log in to the app to make your own Dream Team on Dream11. Here is the KKR vs PBKS IPL 2023 Dream11 team predictions for today and match details that you need to know right away:

KKR vs PBKS Match Details:

When: 07 May 2023

Where: Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Capacity: 68,000

Time: 7:30 PM IST

KKR vs PBKS Players to watch out for:

KKR: Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Jason Roy, Nitish Rana, and Varun Chakravarthy

PBKS: Shikhar Dhawan, Liam Livingstone, Jitesh Sharma, and Sam Curran

KKR vs PBKS Probable Playing XI:

KKR: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Jason Roy, Nitish Rana (c), Venkatesh Iyer, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Suyash Sharma, Varun Chakravarthy and Harshit Rana

PBKS: Atharva Taide, Shikhar Dhawan (C ), Prabhsimran Singh, Liam Livingstone, Shahrukh Khan, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Sam Curran, Rahul Chahar, Kagiso Rabada, Matthew Short, and Arshdeep Singh

KKR vs PBKS Head-to-Head: 20-11 in favour of KKR

KKR vs PBKS Pitch Report:

The pitch at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata is a good one to bat on. The average first innings total at this venue stands at 176 runs over past past three years. Seamers will likely get some help off the surface. Spinners will come into the game as the match progresses. 

A score of around 170 runs would be a decent score at this venue. Both the sides will be looking to field first upon winning the toss. Dew is also expected as the match progresses.

KKR vs PBKS Dream11 Team Top Picks:

KKR vs PBKS Fantasy Team Suggestion #1:

WK: Jitesh Sharma, Rahmanullah Gurbaz

Bat: Shikhar Dhawan, Jason Roy, Nitish Rana (VC), Rinku Singh

AR: Andre Russell, Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran (c )

Bowl: Varun Chakravarthy, and Arshdeep Singh

KKR vs PBKS Fantasy Team Suggestion #2:

WK: Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Prabhsimran Singh

Bat: Shikhar Dhawan, Jason Roy, Venkatesh Iyer (VC)

AR: Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Matthew Short, Liam Livingstone (C ), Sam Curran

Bowl: Varun Chakravarthy

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