KKR vs PBKS Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: IPL 2021 - Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings - Match 45: 1st Oct
The 45th match of the Indian Premier League 2021 will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai in the UAE.
Kolkata Knight Riders are placed at the 4th spot in the Indian Premier League 2021 points table with 5 wins and 6 losses from their 11 matches of the league. The team is with 10 points.
Rahul Tripathi is the top run-scorer for Kolkata Knight Riders with 315 runs at a strike rate of 144. He has struck 33 fours and 9 sixes. Nitish Rana has also made 279 runs at a strike rate of 126.
Prasidh Krishna has been the best bowler for Kolkata Knight Riders and has picked up 12 wickets while bowling at an average of 29 and an economy rate of 9.11. Varun Chakravarthy has 11 wickets with the best of 3/13.
Punjab Kings are placed at the 6th spot in the Indian Premier League 2021 points table with 4 wins and 7 losses from their 11 matches of the league. The team is with 8 points.
KL Rahul is the top run-scorer for Punjab Kings with 422 runs at a strike rate of 132. He has struck 36 fours and 18 sixes. Mayank Agarwal has also made 332 runs at a strike rate of 142.
Mohammed Shami has been the best bowler for Punjab Kings and has picked up 14 wickets while bowling at an average of 22 and an economy rate of 7.64. Arshdeep Singh has 13 wickets with the best of 5/32.
Punjab Kings - KL Rahul (c & wk), Mayank Agarwal/Mandeep Singh, Chris Gayle, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Deepak Hooda, Nathan Ellis, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi
Kolkata Knight Riders - Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy, Sandeep Warrier
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Kolkata Knight Riders
Who will win? – Kolkata Knight Riders
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Venkatesh Iyer (Kolkata Knight Riders), KL Rahul (Punjab Kings)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Sunil Narine (Kolkata Knight Riders), Ravi Bishnoi (Punjab Kings)
Most Sixes – Dinesh Karthik (Kolkata Knight Riders), Aiden Markram (Punjab Kings)
Man of the Match – Venkatesh Iyer
Team Scores Batting first – Kolkata Knight Riders 170+, Punjab Kings 160+
Match Handicap Kolkata Knight Riders
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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