The Kolkata Knight Riders cricket team is a fantastic cricket team in the Indian premier league. Indian Premier League the Kolkata Knight Riders is franchise cricket team representing of Kolkata. Bollywood actors Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta is Kolkata Knight Rider’s owners by franchise of cricket team. Eden Gardens is the home of Knight Riders, the big cricket stadium the India and the greatest in the earth.
The cricket team had expanded immense admiration with celebrity owners. Nevertheless, improved from the fourth season for the IPL contests as well as the Champions League Twenty20.In 2012, eventually became the IPL champions for the first time, by defeating Chennai Super Kings in the final and defeating Kings XI Punjab frequent the feat in 2014.Indian Premier League the Knight Riders build the top record for the lengthiest winning streak by any Indian team in T20.
Have leading run-score Gautam Gambhir of the side and leading wicket-taker is Sunil Narine. Korbo, Lorbo, Jeetbo Re is the official theme of the team and the official colours are purple and gold. The Knight Riders brand value was estimated at $104 million, second highest among IPL franchises in 2018. In IPL 2018 Sunil Narine was the top rated player of the KKR team.
KKR team overview details
- League Name: Indian Premier League
- Team short name: KKR
- Captain: Dinesh Karthik.
- Owner: Red Chillies Mehta Group and Entertainment
- Coach name: Brendon McCullum
- Team’s City: Kolkata West Bengal, India
- Established: 2008
- Capacity: 68000
- IPL Wins: 2 times (2012, 2014)
Kolkata Knight Riders 2020 players list
The IPL player signed up nine more players auction was held in which the Knight Riders such as Joe Denly, Harry Gurney, Nikhil Naik, Shrikant Mundhe, Carlos Brathwaite, Prithvi Raj Yarra, Anrich Nortje and Lockie Ferguson on 18 December 2018.
For IPL 2020 auction has retained also released players list you can get from here complete list of players name, role, age and style of every player. The Knight Riders publicized their list of retained players for the 2019 time of year, in November 2018. Indian premier League of Knight Riders team player list included Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Andre Russell, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Sunil Narine, Shubman Gill, Piyush Chawla.
|Lockie Ferguson||Bowler||Right Arm Fast Seam||28|
|Dinesh Karthik||Wicket||Keeper Right-Handed||34|
|Kuldeep Yadav||Bowler||Left Arm Unorthodox||25|
|Harry Gurney||Bowler||Left Arm Fast Seam||33|
|Sandeep Warrier||Bowler||Right Arm Fast Seam||28|
|Sunil Narine||Bowler||Right Arm Off Spin||31|
|Prasidh Krishna||Bowler||Right Arm Fast Seam||23|
Kolkata Knight Rider’s jersey
- Kolkata knight rider’s jersey scheme palette has 2 colors which are gold and purple.
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Kolkata Knight Riders team
The Knight Riders to be suitable for the playoffs and listed the team’s strengths to be its “power-hitters”, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Dinesh Karthik‘s role as spin bowlers’ efficiency. In the previous season, he also pointed out that the team has an “inexpert pace attack” which had taken the smallest wickets and had the worst economy rate among all teams. The Knight Riders while say that winning the title in 2019 “may just be a step too far” for the team. Andre Russell called the “fulcrum of the side” and recognized the “variety and depth in the team.
The former captain Sourav Ganguly, was the icon player of the India cricket team and led the permission in the 2008 and 2010 seasons.Lead the team Brendon McCullum in the prevailing period, Before, the 2011 season. Both captains were released. All-rounders players of the former cricket team include Chris Gayle, David Hussey, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Angelo Mathews, batsman Ricky Ponting and wicket keeper Wriddhiman Saha.
Bowlers were Umar Gul, Ajit Agarkar ,Ishant Sharma, Ashok Dinda, and Murali Karthik. The IPL auction in late 2008, Australian team batsman and bowlers Ajantha Mendis, Brad Hodge and Charl Langeveldt were bought outside.
IPL sponsors 2020
Nokia was the official establishment sponsor of the Kolkata Knight Riders until 2014. The Gionee Chinese mobile phone producer took over as their main sponsor and signed a three-year deal worth $540 million.
Nokia returned as the main sponsor of the KKR in 2018. Star Plus, Reebok, HDIL, Kit Kat, SB Nation, Double mint, SAP AG, Red FM 93.5, Seiko, U.S. Polo Assn., Uber, Manyavar, Dish TV, Sansui Electric, have all previously been either co-sponsors.
As of 2019, they have co-sponsorship deals with Jio, Lux Cozi, Exide, Royal Stag, Greenply and Asian Paints along with others.
Kolkata Knight Rider’s roster 2020
For Kolkata Knight Riders cricket team has been selected Dinesh Karthik as a captain of 2020 roster. Knight Riders team 2020 players’ list bellow
|Name||Birth date||Batsman and bowler||Signed year||Salary|
|Nitish Rana||27 December 1993 (age 25)||Left-handed batsman||2018||Rs. 3.4 crore (US$492,000)|
|Rinku Singh||12 October 1997 (age 22)||Left-handed batsman||2018||80 lakh (US$116,000)|
|Shubman Gill||8 September 1999 (age 20)||Right-handed batsman and all-rounder||2018||1.8 crore (US$260,000)|
|Andre Russell||29 April 1988 (age 31)||Right-arm fast-medium and all-rounder||2018||7 crore (US$1.0 million)|
|Sunil Narine||26 May 1988 (age 31)||Right-arm off break bowler||2018||8.5 crore (US$1.2 million)|
|Siddhesh Lad||23 May 1992 (age 27)||Right-arm off break bowler||2020||20 lakh (US$29,000)|
|Dinesh Karthik||1 June 1985 (age 34)||Right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper||2018||7.4 crore (US$1.1 million)|
|Harry Gurney||25 October 1986 (age 33)||Left-arm fast-medium bowler||2019||75 lakh (US$110,000)|
|Kuldeep Yadav||14 December 1994 (age 24)||Slow left arm chinaman bowler||2018||5.8 crore (US$839,000)|
|Shivam Mavi||26 November 1998 (age 20)||Right-arm fast-medium bowler||2018||3 crore (US$434,000)|
|Prasidh Krishna||19 February 1996 (age 23)||Right-arm fast-medium bowler||2018||20 lakh (US$29,000)|
|Sandeep Warrier||4 April 1991 (age 28)||Right-arm medium-fast bowler||2019||20 lakh (US$29,000)|
|Lockie Ferguson||13 June 1991 (age 28)||Right-arm fast||2019||1.6 crore (US$230,000)|
|Kamlesh Nagarkoti||28 December 1999 (age 19)||Right-arm fast bowler||2018||3.2 crore (US$463,000)|
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