Kolkata vs Rajasthan Head to Head Stats
Kolkata vs Rajasthan is a cricket match that never fails to impress its viewers. These two teams in the Indian T20 League feature some of the best players and assure that viewers are glued to their TV sets throughout the entire match.
Rajasthan team hasn’t performed well in a long time, whereas Kolkata Cricket Team is a two-time Indian T20 League winner.
Won by Kolkata
Won by Rajasthan
Kolkata vs Rajasthan Match Schedule
Mon 18th Apr – 7:30 PM
Rajasthan vs Kolkata
Mon 2nd May – 7:30 PM
Kolkata vs Rajasthan
Kolkata vs Rajasthan Head-To-Head Match Record in Indian T20 League
Looking at the records, both the teams have evolved drastically in their strategies, players, and tactics to win the match. Till today, Kolkata Cricket Team vs Rajasthan Cricket Team have come face-to-face 25 times. Out of these 25 times, 13 were won by the Kolkata Cricket Team and 11 by Rajasthan.
Know More About Kolkata Vs Rajasthan Match
The Kolkata Cricket Team is an established team owned by Shah Rukh Khan, along with actress Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta. Since the team is associated with the biggest superstars of the country, it gained immense popularity and debuted in the Indian T20 League in 20 08 for the first-ever time. In these ten years, the team has won the Indian T20 League 2 times in 2012 and 2014.
The high-flying Kolkata Cricket Team boasts several national and international players who excel in different areas of cricket. The team regularly practices at the iconic Eden Gardens stadium. Currently, the team is led by Shreyas Iyer, who plays for the England cricket team.
The Rajasthan Cricket Team is a popular cricket franchise founded in 2008. The team’s motto is “Halla Bol”. It was founded in 2008, the year the Indian T20 League came into existence.
Initially, the franchise of Rajasthan Cricket Team was bought jointly by Manoj Badale, Lachlan Murdoch, and RedBird Capital Partners.
Some of the best cricketers from the Rajasthan Cricket Team are Sanju Samson, Andrew Tye, Ankit Rajpoot, and others. Presently, the team is led by the team’s captain, Sanju Samson.
Top Performers in Batting – Kolkata Vs Rajasthan Match
● Andre Russell (KKR) – 170 runs
● Jos Buttler (RR) – 161 runs
Sanju Samson successfully scored 274 runs against Kolkata in Kolkata vs Rajasthan matches. Whereas,Andre Russell from Kolkata team is at 170 runs followed by Jos Buttler from Rajasthan with 247 runs. Both have successfully captured 2nd and 3rd places.
Top Performers in Bowling – Kolkata Vs Rajasthan Match
● Kuldeep Yadav (KKR) – 7 wickets
● Andre Russell (KKR) – 6 wickets
Sunil Narine, with 10 wickets, has the best bowling figures for the Kolkata team, whereas Kuldeep Yadav, with 7 wickets, is in the second position. Whereas, Jofra Archer from Rajasthan has performed well quite recently.
Kolkata and Rajasthan cricket teams are two of the most iconic teams of the Indian T20 League. Since both the teams have played neck to neck, it’s hard to decide which one is going to win. Rajasthan hasn’t won any Indian T20 League till today. Kolkata is a two-time winner. Here are the expected squads of the Kolkata and Rajasthan team.
Team Kolkata Playing XI
Venkatesh Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Nitish Rana, Shreyas Iyer, Andre Russell, Sheldon Jackson, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Tim Southee, Varun Chakravarthy.
Team Rajasthan Playing XI
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaswal & Devdutt Padikkal, Sanju Samson &ShimronHetmyer, James Neesham & Ravichandran Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna &Yuzvendra Chahal.
Tips For Picking Your Fantasy Team
Indian Fantasy League is actually virtual; however, the players are all excited to create their team through the virtual currency and start playing.
- Before getting into the match, conduct extensive research on the possible playing 11, the weather forecast, ground conditions, pitch report, team and player statistics for that ground, and performances of the players in the previous matches.
- Make sure that you do not build your teams by watching videos or using apps. Trust your gut instinct and create your team with your own knowledge.
- Do not burn through your transfers at the start of the season.
- Do not engage too much in mini-league rivalries.
- Make sure you’re making transfers after the toss.
- Don’t switch off the match if your team isn’t performing well.
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