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IPL 2018: Kolkata Knight Riders are ready for the must-win game against Sunrisers Hyderabad, says Jacques Kallis

  • PTI
  • May 18th, 2018
  • 21:26:45 IST

Hyderabad: Kolkata Knight Riders coach Jacques Kallis on Friday said his team would put its best foot forward to make it to the play-offs of the ongoing IPL when it takes on formidable Sunrisers Hyderabad in a crucial match in Hyderabad on Saturday.

File image of Kolkata Knight Riders coach Jacques Kallis. Sportzpics

File image of Kolkata Knight Riders coach Jacques Kallis. Sportzpics

"Yes, it's a must-win game and the team needs to put up a competitive performance to make it to the playoffs," Kallis said in the pre-match press conference.

Placed third on the points table with 14 points, KKR will have to beat SRH to confirm its spot in the play-offs. If they lose, KKR will have to hope for other results to go its way.

"They (Sunrisers Hyderabad) have played some good cricket. They are obviously coming off a loss but they have already qualified. We will have to play some good cricket to beat them," he said.

SRH has already qualified for the play-offs is at the top of the table with 18 points.

Updated Date: May 18, 2018 21:26:45 IST

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