Kolkata Knight Riders are known for their major weakness – overreliance on big names. When some top players fail to show up, we expect a complete ruin. However, it is a new season with fresh strategies, isn’t it? Yeah, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals match will be a highly contested event and there is no clearly defined underdog or favorite. But Kolkata Riders will of course seek to enhance their place in the top four positions. They are currently clear of the 5th side by only 2 points which is neither enough nor safe. Let’s say Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals match will be another opportunity for the Riders to hit their 2 back-to-back wins’ thriller.
Kolkata Knight Riders (53%) vs Rajasthan Royals (47%)
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals preview
Winning against Kolkata would put Rajasthan Royals in a good position to shoot into the playoffs zone. However, remember the Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals is a match involving a team with only one win in its last five and another team with 3 wins in five matches. Therefore, the Royals chance to beat Kolkata is a little bit narrow, but hey, who knows? It’s cricket and games out here can be full of surprises.