IPL 2021 KKR vs PBKS LIVE SCORE: Bishnoi strikes twice, Iyer leaves for 67
KL Rahul, Eoin Morgan. Photo: Sportzpics for IPL
Punjab Kings (PBKS) skipper KL Rahul won the draw and chose to play against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Game 45 of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League match at Dubai International Stadium today ‘hui.
A fit Mayank Agarwal was brought back in place of Mandeep Singh in Punjab playing eleven.
The other changes were Shahrukh Khan replacing Harpreet Brar and Fabian Allen replacing Chris Gayle, who left the IPL bio-secure environment due to bubble fatigue.
KKR made two changes, bringing in Tim Seifert for Lockie Ferguson and Shivami Mavi for Sandeep Warrier.
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KKR vs. PBKS playing 11
KKR playing 11: Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan (capt), Dinesh Karthik (week), Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Tim Seifert, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy.
Punjab Kings playing 11: KL Rahul (w / c), Mayank Agarwal, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Chahrukh Khan, Deepak Hooda, Fabien Allen, Nathan Ellis, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh.
KKR vs PBKS LIVE TOSS: The draw between Eoin Morgan and KL Rahul will take place at 7 p.m. IST.
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KKR’s chances of qualifying for the 2021 IPL qualifiers
If KKR loses to Punjab today but wins their last two games – against Hyderabad and Rajasthan – they can still advance to the final four with 14 points, perhaps without having to rely on NRR if other results come up. present. However, at least one of the Bangalore Royal Challengers or the Mumbai Indians must finish below 16 to be in contention with 14 points. The KKR run rate is currently the best among the teams in this group, which should benefit.
2021 IPL playoff scenario for the Punjab Kings
However, the playoff scenario for the Punjab Kings is not easy. PBKS will have a chance if they win their last three games and finish at 14, but that might not be enough as four clubs – the current top three plus the Mumbai Indians – can still finish with 16 points or more. If PBKS loses, he will almost likely be eliminated, while it is still possible for teams ranked fourth to seventh to finish with 12 points apiece, as unlikely as that sounds.
KKR vs PBKS Live Stream & TV Broadcast Details
The KKR vs PBKS match will be broadcast live on Star Sports 1 HD / SD and Star Sports Hindi 1 HD / SD with commentary in English and Hindi respectively. You can watch KKR vs PBKS match live broadcast on Hotstar + Disney, Jio TV and airtel stream.
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