IPL 2020: Indian Premier League has passed half of its journey but Kolkata Knight Riders are keep suffering from their batting form. Kolkata Knight Riders get defeated by Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 Wickets. Struggling from batting, Kolkata managed to score just 84 runs in 20 overs with a loss of 8 wickets against Bangalore.
IPL 2020: A look Why Kolkata has been struggling from batting form all the season
Kolkata Knight Riders got the toss and opt to bat first. Knight Riders failed to show performance with the bat. Eoin Morgen team managed to score just 84 runs in 20 overs. KKR batsmen lacked the intent and did not look comfortable against RCB. Kolkata Knight Riders created the lowest total record in IPL 2020 history.
Mohammad Siraj bowled a magical spell and managed to take three wickets with the first two maiden overs. Mohd Siraj’s first two overs are magical, with two overs maidan, and manage to take three wickets.
IPL 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders get defeated by Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 Wickets at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Also, Bangalore on Wednesday climbs to the second spot on the points table while Kolkata sits at the same spot.
Kolkata has managed to won 5 games out of 10 and has scored 10 points on the points table. Knight Riders has made the lowest total in the Indian Premier League 2020. KKR has very ordinary batting in this tournament and has an average score of 152 runs in 10 games.
IPL 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders have made both the lowest total against Royal Challengers Bangalore that is 112 and 84. Kolkata Knight Riders’ most crucial all-rounder has failed to deliver for his team.
Andree Russell has just scored 98 runs in 8 innings with a strike rate of 131.42 in the Indian Premier League 2020. Russell was the leading scorer for Kolkata Knight Riders overall in IPL 2019 but this time he made no difference. He struggling to make a good connection with the ball as he had done in 2019.
Also, the Indian Premier League’s most expensive bowler Pat Cummins who bought for Rs 15.5 crores seems very expensive this year. Neither Sunil Narine failed to give a good start to his team and top-order fails here for KKR.