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Pat Cummins to miss IPL 2023 due to packed international calendar
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Pat Cummins to miss IPL 2023 due to packed international calendar

Pat Cummins has opted out of IPL 2023, where he represents Kolkata Knight Riders, in favour of international cricket for Australia.

IPL 2023: Shardul Thakur traded to Kolkata Knight Riders from Delhi Capitals, says report
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IPL 2023: Shardul Thakur traded to Kolkata Knight Riders from Delhi Capitals, says report

Three other franchises also offered to buy Shardul Thakur but Delhi Capitals didn't agree.

Sam Billings opts out of IPL 2023 to focus on County cricket
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Sam Billings opts out of IPL 2023 to focus on County cricket

The English batter played eight games for Kolkata Knight Riders earlier this year, scoring 169 runs an average of 24.14.

IPL Flashback: Manish Pandey emerges as hero in Kolkata Knight Riders' 2014 IPL triumph
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IPL Flashback: Manish Pandey emerges as hero in Kolkata Knight Riders' 2014 IPL triumph

Manish Pandey's blistering knock of 94 not out helped Kolkata Knight Riders clinch their second IPL title in 2014.

IPL 2022 Season Review: KKR fail to hit purple patch in a season marred with too many changes
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IPL 2022 Season Review: KKR fail to hit purple patch in a season marred with too many changes

Shreyas Iyer had a difficult first year with KKR as he was caught venting out his anger in public at head coach Brandon McCullum and his assistant Abhishek Nayar over an alleged change in batting line-up before mentioning CEO Venky Mysore's alleged involvement in picking the playing XI.

Happy Birthday Sunil Narine: 5 best IPL moments of KKR’s mystery spinner
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Happy Birthday Sunil Narine: 5 best IPL moments of KKR’s mystery spinner

One of the core members of the KKR family, Sunil Narine turns 34 today, 26 May. On his birthday, let’s take a tour of some of Sunil Narine’s remarkable moments in the Indian Premier League.

Watch: KKR's title win in 2014 still the best moment for Andre Russell
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Watch: KKR's title win in 2014 still the best moment for Andre Russell

Andre Russell has been serving the Kolkata-based franchise for 8 years now. During this period, he has made a bunch of memories to cherish. He has gifted some worth-remembering knocks to the fans and sometimes has shaken the ground with the power of his willow.

Watch: KKR’s Sam Billings imitates Danny Morrison; IPL commentator reacts
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Watch: KKR’s Sam Billings imitates Danny Morrison; IPL commentator reacts

During a post-match interaction with Andre Russell, Sam Billings nailed the impersonation of commentator and former New Zealand pacer Danny Morrison.

KKR vs SRH, IPL 2022: Rinku Singh in DRS controversy, Umran Malik back among wickets and other talking points
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KKR vs SRH, IPL 2022: Rinku Singh in DRS controversy, Umran Malik back among wickets and other talking points

We take a look at few talking points from the IPL 2022 game between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad.

IPL 2022: Shreyas Iyer tracks back his comment on KKR CEO's involvement in playing XI selection
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IPL 2022: Shreyas Iyer tracks back his comment on KKR CEO's involvement in playing XI selection

Earlier this week, Shreyas said it was tough to tell players that they were not in the playing XI while adding that the franchise’s coach Brendon McCullum and CEO Mysore have their say in the line-up too.

IPL 2022: KKR hammer SRH to collect third win in four games to keep themselves in playoff run
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IPL 2022: KKR hammer SRH to collect third win in four games to keep themselves in playoff run

Kolkata Knight Riders kept themselves alive in the race for the playoffs with a crucial and heavy 54-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad that elevates them to sixth place in the points table with a match to go for them in the league stage.

KKR vs SRH: Shreyas Iyer struggles against leg spinners, observes Mohammed Kaif
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KKR vs SRH: Shreyas Iyer struggles against leg spinners, observes Mohammed Kaif

Ahead of Kolkata Knight Rider's crucial do-or-die clash against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Former India cricketer Mohammed Kaif said KKR captain Shreyas Iyer is a talented batter, who knows how to deal with the pressure but has chinks in his armour.

KKR vs SRH, IPL 2022 preview: Kolkata face Hyderabad in do-or-die battle
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KKR vs SRH, IPL 2022 preview: Kolkata face Hyderabad in do-or-die battle

A defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad will mean elimination from IPL 2022 for Kolkata Knight Riders.

Kolkata Knight Riders acquire Abu Dhabi franchise in UAE's new T20 league
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Kolkata Knight Riders acquire Abu Dhabi franchise in UAE's new T20 league

The investment by the Knight Riders Group, which is led by actor Shah Rukh Khan, along with Juhi Chawla and her husband Jay Mehta, will thus establish their fourth T20 franchise around the world in IPL, CPL, MLC and now in UAE's T20 league

IPL 2022 - 'The Knightmare': Did too many decision makers contribute to KKR's downfall?
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IPL 2022 - 'The Knightmare': Did too many decision makers contribute to KKR's downfall?

The post-match comments from captain Shreyas Iyer after the MI vs KKR clash have certainly opened the pandora's box, raising questions if there is too much of interference from the management, especially long-standing CEO Venky Mysore

Jasprit Bumrah is still the force he ever was, but Mumbai Indians’ shortcomings haven’t helped him
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Jasprit Bumrah is still the force he ever was, but Mumbai Indians’ shortcomings haven’t helped him

Jasprit Bumrah was excellent with the ball vs KKR and returned with figures of 4-1-10-5.

IPL 2022: KKR CEO Venky Mysore at times involved in team selection, reveals captain Shreyas Iyer
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IPL 2022: KKR CEO Venky Mysore at times involved in team selection, reveals captain Shreyas Iyer

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Shreyas Iyer said it was tough to tell players that they were not in the playing XI while adding that the franchise’s coach Brendon McCullum and CEO Venky Mysore have their say in the line-up too

Is Kieron Pollard becoming a burden for Mumbai Indians?
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Is Kieron Pollard becoming a burden for Mumbai Indians?

Kieron Pollard is yet to make a substantial contribution for Mumbai Indians in 2022 edition of Indian Premier League.

IPL 2022: Jasprit Bumrah's heroics in vain as clinical KKR stay alive with thumping win over MI
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IPL 2022: Jasprit Bumrah's heroics in vain as clinical KKR stay alive with thumping win over MI

Venkatesh Iyer (43) and Nitish Rana (43) guided Kolkata to 165 for nine, a total their bowlers defended by bowling out the opposition for 113 at Mumbai's DY Patil Stadium.