There are many sports to watch but still, people love to spend their time watching Cricket. This is one of the most popular sports and that is why many cricket tournaments and events have launched from time to time. The Indian Premier League (IPL) is one such tournament that is held annually in India and contested by 10-based franchise teams. This league started in 2007 and has entertained the audience since then. This cricket league is usually held annually in summer (between the month of March and May). Not only in India but it is watched by the entire world. This year as well 10 teams are currently battling for the title of the winner of this season.
GT vs KKR Preview
Many matches have been done and many are in line up. Every single tournament is held in different states. In this blog, we will talk about one such match cricket lovers are excited to watch and already speculating about the winner of this match. As of now, 12 matches have been played and now the 13th match of the ongoing league of Indian Premier League 2023 is scheduled between Gujarat Titans (GT) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Both teams will square off on Sunday, 9th April 2023 at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.
GT vs KKR Head-to-Head Record:
|Kolkata Knight Riders||0|
This match will be a thrilling one as the start of GT this year is commendable KKR is not lucky as of now but who knows KKR can turn the table. The team KKR has already won this league 2 times and the fans are hoping that despite not winning any single match in starting, the ending would be in favor of KKR. Speaking about the winning ability of Gujarat Titans, this team has already obtained 2 matches on the trot. This team has marked its place in the 2nd position with a healthy net run rate (NRR) of +0.700.
IPL Records and Stats at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
|Narendra Modi Stadium||Stats|
|Number of wins batting first||8|
|Number of wins batting second||11|
|Average First Innings score||160.8|
|Average powerplay Score||47.7|
|Average death overs score||48.8|
The team would be keen to put up another wonderful showing in the forthcoming battle to make it 3 wins in a row. On the contrary, KKR did not have a great beginning to their IPL 2023 campaign, as they lost the previous match against Punjab Kings. Both teams have met only once in the history of the Indian Premier League with GT triumphing in the contest by 8 runs. This match will be exciting to watch and fans are already praying for their teams to appear as the winner of this 13th match. The audience can watch this match on Sunday, 9th April 2023 at around 03:30 PM IST. It is available to watch on Star Sports Network And JioCinema.
The Probable Playing XIs of GT VS KKR
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR):- Narayan Jagadeesan, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana (c), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakaravarthy
Gujarat Titans (GT):- Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shubman Gill, Sai Sudharsan, Hardik Pandya (c), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Mohammed Shami, Joshua Little, Yash Dayal, Alzarri Joseph