April 5, 2021

IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders Squad

By Vaibhavi Dahake

The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are a franchise cricket team representing the city of Kolkata in IPL, it is owned by Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta.


KKR has won two IPL cups in 2011 and 2014. The Eoin Morgan-led team will aim to win their third cup this year. 


The team has retained some of the best players, core group and with the addition of the new member, the team is pretty strong.. Lets check out the top player of Kolkata knight riders.


Eoin Morgan

As a World Cup-winning captain, Morgan is a well-oppointed captain of the Kolkata team. He is one of the best batsman in the world.



Shubham Gill

Shubman Gill has risen up the ranks in the past few years. He is one of the important batman of the team, he could improve his strike rate this season.


Pat Cummins

Cummins is among the top two or top three bowlers in the world across formats and an amazing batsman as well. 


Shakib Al Hasan

Shakib Al Hasan is one of the best all-rounders in the world. Shakib is a top cricketer in the world, his addition to the team is very beneficial for the team.



Andre Russell

The most destructive batsman of Kolkata for years now, Russell is one of the best players Kolkata has got. He has the ability to turn the match around on its and play at any number.


Dinesh Karthik

With experience on his back, a veteran Karthik is one of the most important player of KKR. He removed himself from the position of captain last year.



Varun Chakravarthy

The leading spinner of the KKR, Varun Chakravarthy surprised everyone with his bowling skills in previous season with his bowling average and the economy were tremendous.


Rahul Tripathi

Rahul Tripathi had been a flexible batsman in the previous season of the IPL, he did well as an opener of the match. A great batsman.

NDTV sport

Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan, who did not play the last season due to personal reasons, is the fifth-highest wicket-taker in the history of IPL. The veteran will lead the spinning game for the team.


Kamlesh Nagarkoti

A very good bowler who is developing and understanding his game. Kamlesh Nagarkoti has shown classy and hostile pace bowling. ready to make it big this season.



Prasidh Krishna

An important change bowler for them, Prasidh has been with KKR for three-season now. He is good with the new ball, doesn't let batsman relax in powerplay.


Kolkata Knight Riders will face Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 10 in chennai at 7.30 P. M.


For more details and News