Kolkta Knight Riders (KKR) shall be taking on Kings Eleven Punjab (KXIP) in an IPL 2017 game at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. The match is scheduled to commence at 8pm.
News Nation Sports desk shall be doing a FB Live to cover the pre-match analysis, team previews and the possible outcome of the match.
Kings Eleven Punjab have been in good form in the initial stages of the tournament winning both their games against the Rising Pune Supergiants and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Meanwhile, it has been a mixed bag for KKR as they lost to Mumbai Indians by four wickets but clinched a victory over Gujarat Lions by 10 wickets.
Kolkata Knight Riders would start as favorites as they have an impressive record against their opponents in Eden Gardens. Out of the eight encounters played so far between the two sides, KKR have had the better of their opponents on six occasions.