Rising Pune Supergiants shall be taking on Kolkata Knight Riders at the Maharashtra Cricket Stadium in Pune. The match is scheduled to commence at 8 pm in the evening.
Kolkata Knight Riders have won both the clashes between the two teams played in the 2016 season. RPS playing on their home turf at Pune should not take the visitors lightly as they are coming at the back of thumping victory against RCB.
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Rising Pune Supergiants vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Overall Head to Head
Total Played - 2, Kolkata Knight Riders Won - 2, Rising Pune Supergiants - 0
Rising Pune Supergiant
1 Ajinkya Rahane, 2 Rahul Tripathi, 3 Steven Smith (capt), 4 Ben Stokes, 5 MS Dhoni (wk), 6 Manoj Tiwary, 7 Dan Christian, 8 Washington Sundar, 9 Shardul Thakur, 10 Imran Tahir, 11 Jaydev Unadkat
Kolkata Knight Riders
1 Gautam Gambhir (capt), 2 Sunil Narine, 3 Robin Uthappa (wk), 4 Manish Pandey, 5 Yusuf Pathan 6 Suryakumar Yadav, 7 Colin de Grandhomme, 8 Chris Woakes, 9 Umesh Yadav, 10 Trent Boult, 11 Kuldeep Yadav
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