Kolkata Knight Riders VIVO IPL Team 2018

Kolkata Knight Riders team has stolen millions of hearts, followed the highest fans and well played in IPL teams. This Kolkata Knight Riders owned by legendary Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan who is called as Bollywood Badshah

These Kolkata Knight Riders have won the IPL title for 2 times in 2012 and 2014. Kolkata Knight Riders have decides to retain 2 players which provide the 3 right match cards available for use. Sunil Narine and Andre Russell are the 2 players they have retained.

Sunil Narine is the best spin bowler in the world and in any T20 and IPL matches he spins friendly pitches. Andre Russell is the good option and has huge power with batting.

Home Ground for the Kolkata Knight Riders is Eden Garden Stadium. For both times of winning a race, people think that they will lose the match but they kept trying and lifted the trophy.

KKR went on to bolster their squad with further 17 players at IPL auction adding the quality line-up. The bowling attack will lead by the Australian that is Mitchell Johnson and Mitchell Starc.

Batting department is the area that Kolkata Knight Riders are lacking and they are going to some of the players can stand up and have the huge tournament. Kolkata has always won the attendances stakes and fans will surely keep this tradition and they come with the large number to support KKR players with Slogan of “Korbo, Lorbo, Jeetbo Re!”

KKR has been roller coaster ride in past ten years of IPL. Gautam Gambhir was handed the captaincy also changes work for 2011 IPL season. He led the team in 2011 season and was successful to get IPL championship twice

Kolkata Knight Riders Past Performances details:

in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, and 2015 – League Stage, 2011, 2016, 2017 – Playoffs and 2012, 2014 – Champions.

Here’s complete IPL 2018 squad of Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders IPL 2018 Team
Player NameRoleCountry
Sunil NarineBowlerWest Indies
Andre RussellBowlerWest Indies
Chris LynnBatsmanAustralia
Mitchell StarcBowlerAustralia
Dinesh KarthikWicket KeeperIndia
Robin UthappaWicket KeeperIndia
Kuldeep Singh YadavBowlerIndia
Piyush ChawlaBowlerIndia
Nitish RanaAll-RounderIndia
Kamlesh NagarkotiAll-RounderIndia
Shivam MaviAll-RounderIndia
Mitchell JohnsonBowlerAustralia
Shubman GillBatsmanindia
Ranganath Vinay KumarBowlerindia
Rinku SinghBatsmanindia
Cameron DelportAll-RounderSouth Africa
Javon SearlessAll-RounderWest Indies
Apoorv Vijay WankhadeBatsmanIndia
Ishank JaggiBatsmanindia

Total Team Players – 19

Indian Players – 12

Foreign Players – 7

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