IPL 2020: Lockie Ferguson saves the day for KKR against SRH but questions remain over combination and strategy
The Kolkata Knight Riders' core players such as Shubman Gill, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, and Eoin Morgan have been consistent but not brilliant. They still rely on that moment of brilliance to get them across the line.
KKR have secured four wins from seven matches but the Dinesh Karthik-led side has been far from convincing.
IPL 2020: KKR fret over Sunil Narine's chucking complaint, Andre Russell's fitness issues as RCB clash beckons
KKR are placed third in the standings and the two-time champions will be going all out for a victory at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium after registering two back-to-back wins against Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab.
IPL 2020 Highlights, KXIP vs KKR Match, Full Cricket Score: Kolkata stage turnaround, beat Punjab by 2 runs
Narine back on and he removes Pooran, who was looking to hit every ball out of the park. He has perished in the process. Prabhsimran Singh, right handed bat, comes to the crease and he plays two dots before taking single off the last ball. Will keep the strike. Just 2 off the over. 20 needed off 12 balls. KKR can still do this but you got to say, Punjab in driver's seat.
Rahul Tripathi celebrated his promotion to the top by striking a 51-ball 81 as KKR returned to winning ways with a 10-run victory over CSK.
Eoin Morgan said his team played fantastic cricket and there were a lot of positives to consider despite the loss.
This will be the first weekend of double-headers in the IPL and there couldn't have been a better ground for that than Sharjah, which has ridiculously short boundaries promising another run-feast.
IPL 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders' batting firepower set to face stern test against marauding Rajasthan Royals
Having started off as underdogs, the Royals have taken the IPL by storm, chasing down the highest tournament total 224 against Kings XI Punjab in their last match.
IPL 2020 Highlights, KKR vs SRH Match, Full Cricket Score: Shubman Gill, Eoin Morgan lead Kolkata to victory by 7 wickets
All-round performance from Kolkata Knight Riders as they beat David Warner's Sunrisers Hyderabad by 7 wickets
KKR's plan to ball short to Rohit Sharma backfired spectacularly, as did their move to hold back Eoin Morgan and Andre Russell in a steep run chase. The result was a comfortable win for the defending champions.
IPL 2020: Battle of big-hitters on cards as Kolkata Knight Riders begin campaign against Mumbai Indians
MI will be keen to bounce back while KKR would look for a perfect beginning as it will be a battle between big hitters on both sides on a sluggish Abu Dhabi track.
IPL 2020: Eoin Morgan says his style can complement Andre Russell's role in Kolkata Knight Riders set-up
One of the more dependable middle-order batsmen in the limited-overs cricket, Morgan was bought by KKR at the auction after they looked heavily reliant on Andre Russell to finish close games as they missed the qualifiers by a whisker in 2019.
All-rounders create a huge impact in cricket, especially in an ever-changing format like the Twenty20 (T20). Ahead of the IPL that starts on 19 September, we take a look at 10 all-rounders to watch out for.
IPL 2020 Kolkata Knight Riders preview: A new-look KKR look strong on paper, provide hope, but need to shrug off inconsistency
KKR cannot complain about the team on paper. Now, It all comes down to how quickly they become a potent force in the tournament and the consistency with which they play right through the tournament.
IPL 2020: Check out the full schedule of Kolkata Knight Riders — opponents, date, venue and India time
Check out the full schedule of Kolkata Knight Riders for the upcoming IPL 2020
Russell, who was adjudged the Most Valuable Player last season, had blamed some "bad decisions" for the two-time former champions missing out on the playoffs.
Banton, who scored 549 runs from 13 matches at a strike rate of 161.47 in 2019 Vitality Blast, was bought by the Kolkata franchise for Rs 1 crore for the IPL which begins in the UAE on 19 September.
CPL 2020: Guyana Amazon Warriors defend lowest total in tournament history; St. Lucia Zouks register second win
The second win in three games helped Guyana Amazon Warriors claim four points making them joint leaders in the CPL table but because of their superior net run rate they currently occupy the top spot.
All the fixtures of CPL 2020 will be played in Trinidad and Tobago in order to minimise the risk of players and staff catching the virus.
Former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody names his greatest all-rounders across Test, ODI and T20I formats
Moody named South Africa’s Jacques Kallis and West Indies’ Gary Sobers as the two greatest all-rounders in Test cricket.