VIVO IPL 2021 – KKR vs PBKS
Eion Morgan-led Kolkata Knight Riders will face Punjab Kings in their twelfth match in Dubai on Friday. With three wins in their last four games in the UAE leg of IPL 2021, Kolkata is riding high on confidence, especially after beating the dominant Delhi Capitals. Kolkata is at the number four spot on the points table, and a victory over Punjab will keep them alive in the race to confirm a berth for the playoffs. Punjab Kings is struggling with their middle-order and hope to bounce back in today’s match. None of their batters except Aiden Makram stood up in their last contest against Mumbai Indians. Get ready to witness an exciting clash between Kolkata and Punjab from Dubai in match number 45 of IPL 2021 live on YuppTV.
Yesterday, CSK managed to win against SRH by 6 wickets with two balls remaining. Leading the points table with 18 points, Chennai Super Kings is the first team to qualify for the playoffs and holds the record for a maximum number of appearances in the IPL playoffs. Except for 2020, CSK is the only team to reach the playoffs in every season they participated. Having experienced the worst season last year, Dhoni-led CSK has displayed complete dominance in IPL 2021 so far. Knocked out of the tournament, SRH gave a tough competition to CSK in chasing a below-par total until the last over. Batting first, SRH lost wickets regularly and managed to put up just 134 on the scoreboard. Except for Wriddhiman Saha(44 off 46), no other SRH batters withstood CSK bowlers. Although Chennai openers delivered a good start, SRH disciplined bowling unit never allowed CSK batsmen to go for boundaries. Chennai had to fight till the end to chase a modest total. Known for solid bowling attacks, their inconsistency to score big runs is the major concern for SRH over the years. However, Dhoni finished off in style with a six to enter the playoffs of IPL fourteenth edition.
Watch KKR vs PBKS live on YuppTV and get ready to experience some power-packed action live from Dubai International Stadium.