Here are the list of KKR players bought during the IPL Auction 2019 at Jaipur.
Despite having hard hitting Andre Russell in the squad, KKR roped in yet another all rounder in the form of West Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite who was bought for a whopping Rs 5 crore.
They also added New Zealand fast bowler Lockie Ferguson who was bought for Rs. 1.6 crore.
Maharashtra wicket keeper batsman Nikhil Naik and domestic cricketer Prithviraj Yaara were bought for 20 lakhs.
During the last round of the auction, Joe Denly was purchased at his base price of Rs. 1 crore
Another clever foreign buy was that of South African pacer Anrich Nortje (Rs 20 lakh), who really lit up the opening season of the Mzansi Super League for the Cape Town Blitz before his injury midway through the tournament. Continue reading “List of Players bought at IPL Auction-2019”
Here are the list of players who have been retained and released for the forthcoming IPL 2019 Continue reading “List of Players Retained and Released in IPL 2019”
Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Nitish Rana got engaged to his friend Saachi Marwah on Sunday. Continue reading “Nitish Rana Sacchi Marwah Engagement-2018”
The two time IPL Champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be playing with Sunrisers Hyderabad, who are on the top of the table, in the second qualifier of the Indian Premier League match at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Friday. Continue reading “Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Qualifier 2 Match Preview —”
Here are the list of runs scored by Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik against each teams in IPL 2018. Continue reading “Dinesh Karthik’s Performance in IPL 2018”
India’s U-19 star and Kolkata Knight Riders Shubman Gill scored his maiden IPL Fifty to take KKR over the victory line against Chennai Super Kings at Eden Gardens on Thursday. Continue reading “First IPL Fifty 2018- Shubman Gill”
Here is the video of Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper and star batsman Virat Kohli taking a superb catch to dismiss Kolkata Knight Rider’s skipper Dinesh Karthik Continue reading “Virat Kohli’s catch of Dinesh Karthik- Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore 2018”
Kolkata Knight Riders have signed up Tom Curran as replacement for Mitchell Starc who has been ruled out due to stress fracture in his right leg in this year’s IPL 2018.
Starc was ruled out of the ongoing fourth Test between Australia and South Africa at the Wanderers.
Curran will be join his fellow Surrey mate Jason Roy in IPL 2018, who will be representing the Delhi Daredevils.
This will be Tom Curran’s maiden IPL Stint.
Curran is expected to join KKR before their first match against Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 8.
He is also the 11th England player to take part in the league and the second replacement after Alex Hales who was recruited by Sunrisers Hyderabad couple of days ago.
In the year 2014, the 23 year old made his T20 debut for Surrey against Sussex.
In 51 T-20 games which he has played he has captured 53 wickets at an average of just over 27.
Curran, son of former Zimbabwe all-rounder Kevin, made his T20I debut for England against South Africa in Taunton last year picked up 3 wickets.
The Kolkata Knight Riders have unveiled their jersey for the eleventh edition for the Indian Premier League in Kolkata on Sunday. Continue reading “New Kolkata Knight Riders Jersey 2018- KKR IPL Kit 2018”
Kolkata KNight Riders have appointed wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik as their captain for the upcoming season of Indian Premier League 2018. Continue reading “Dinesh Karthik named KKR Captain-IPL 2018”