Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab have had tough faceoff on the field. In the past, they have played over 17 matches with 7 and 10 wins respectively. The 6th Match of IPL 2019 will be played on 27th of March at the Eden Garden. Before you make your dream team on the fantasy sports platform, you must look at a few tips to do it the right way:
The Pitch Report
The pitch report has a crucial role in helping the fantasy cricket participants form their team. You should know how the ball would come on the bat, swing or turn for matches played at the stadium. You can check a reliable fantasy cricket website to get information regarding this, which in turn can help form the right team.
The 6th match as of 27th of March will be played at the Eden garden, Kolkata. The Eden Garden is undoubtedly the fastest pitch in the entire country and gives an advantage to the spinner. The total number of matches played at Eden is over 64 times and the total bowling first wins are nearly 40. The highest scores at Eden garden stands at 204 runs in 18 overs made by Kings XI Punjab VS Kolkata Knight Riders.
Tip 1: When you pick your team, you must leverage the advantage offered to spinners, attributed by the pitch at Eden Garden.
Tip 2: Pick your batsman from the top 4 order. The 5 or the 7th will have fewer odds to play the match.
The Batting Order
The batting line up is very crucial in fantasy sports. Your best bet is the top 4 in the batting order.
If the past trends are to be vouched for, the first player’s name that comes to mind is the Sunil Narine. He has been the constant opening batsman at the IPL. His IPL stats stand at nearly 638 runs for a total of 98 matches. The second player, who is at the top of the probably batting line-up, is Chris Lynn – a fairly consistent batsman, whose presence fairly bolsters the batting line up for Kolkata Knight Riders. Yet another promising batsman is Nitish Rana, who is regarded as the perfect number 3 batsman in Kolkata Knight Riders.
The top three in 2018 from Kings XI Punjab have been Lokesh Rahul, Chris Gayle, and Mayank Agrawal. These three players are the top risk-free players. Ravichandran Ashwin, an all-rounder also makes for a great bet. Including the maximum number of all-rounders like Ravichandran Ashwin in your fantasy cricket team is a great advantage.
Your winning in fantasy cricket is directly proportional to the risk you are willing to take. Don’t play a very safe game. You can keep the risk factor to approximately 30 % of your chances. Moreover, be consistent with the under-rated players who you think have the potential to win.
Finally, before forming your fantasy cricket team, don’t forget to check the weather condition predictions for the match day. This is a deciding factor to know how the match would progress. In case the fantasy cricket league permits betting match-wise, it helps the players select their team more carefully.
In brief, there are several factors that you can take into consideration while creating a team on the fantasy cricket platform. You must play a unique game.
Below is the list of batsmen for this match who should be part of your fantasy cricket team.
|PLAYERS TO WATCH – BATSMEN|
Below is the list of bowlers for this match who should be part of your fantasy cricket team.
|PLAYERS TO WATCH – BOWLERS|
|KXIP||Mujeeb Ur Rahman||7-11-7.10-14.3|
You can also check details for last few Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Kings XI Punjab, matches to get an idea which team would be the winner in this upcoming match.
|SERIES/TOURNAMENT||DATE||LAST FIVE MATCHES|
|Indian Premier League||12-May-18||KKR(Winner) Vs KXIP|
|Indian Premier League||21-Apr-18||KKR Vs KXIP(Winner)|
|Indian Premier League||9-May-17||KKR Vs KXIP(Winner)|
|Indian Premier League||13-Apr-17||KKR(Winner) Vs KXIP|
|Indian Premier League||4-May-16||KKR(Winner) Vs KXIP|