- Match: Gujarat Titans (GT) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
- Date- 9th April 2023
- Match Format- T20 (IPL 2023)
- Venue- Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
- Time- 7:30 PM (IST)
- Weather Forecast- 39 Degrees Celsius, Extremely Humid
Gujarat Titans vs Kolkata Knight Riders Today Match Prediction Preview:
Welcome to the GT vs KKR Today Prediction curated by Kheltalk cricket experts. Gujarat Titans will be locking horns with Kolkata Knight Riders in this IPL 2023 game.
Gujarat Titans would be hoping to register a hat-trick of victories in the ongoing IPL 2023. They have successfully waived off the Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals threat and the defending champions look in good form.
Kolkata are coming on the back of a remarkable victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore and this should give confidence to them.
Top Batter for GT vs KKR (overall)
- Hardik Pandya (GT)- 67 runs
Top Bowlers for GT vs KKR (overall)
- Andre Russell (KKR)- 4 wickets
GT vs KKR Today Match Prediction Scenarios
Scenario 1- If GT bats first
- First Innings score prediction- GT is expected to score 180-190
- Result prediction- GT will win the match by 20 runs
Scenario 2- If KKR bats first
- First Innings score prediction- KKR is expected to score 160-170
- Result prediction- GT will win by 8 wickets
GT vs KKR Today Match Prediction, IPL 2023, Who Will Win the Match?
With most of their players clicking well and in form, Gujarat come in as sheer favourites in this IPL 2023 game.
KKR registered an improbable victory in the previous game and their top-order has been miserable in IPL 2023 so far.
Team Update/Players Availability/Injury News
Jason Roy has arrived in the KKR camp and is available for selection. On the other hand, Litton Das is expected to fly in the evening today but he will be going to Kolkata. He is expected to be available from the next game.
Dasun Shanaka has replaced Kane Williamson in the squad after the latter was ruled out of IPL 2023 because of a knee injury.
GT vs KKR Probable Playing 11
KKR Playing XI
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Jason Roy, Nitish Rana (c), Mandeep Singh/ Naryanan Jagadeesan, Venkatesh Iyer, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakaravarthy.
GT Playing XI
Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shubman Gill, Sai Sudharsan, Hardik Pandya (c), Vijay Shankar, David Miller, Joshua Little, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Yash Dayal, Alzarri Joseph.
Squad for GT vs KKR, IPL 2023
Wriddhiman Saha(w), Shubman Gill, Sai Sudharsan, Hardik Pandya(c), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Mohammed Shami, Alzarri Joseph, Joshua Little, Yash Dayal, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Jayant Yadav, Vijay Shankar, Abhinav Manohar, Srikar Bharat, Mohit Sharma, Pradeep Sangwan, Matthew Wade, Odean Smith, Shivam Mavi, Darshan Nalkande, Urvil Patel, Dasun Shanaka
Kolkata Knight Riders
Mandeep Singh, Rahmanullah Gurbaz(w), Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana(c), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shardul Thakur, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakaravarthy, Suyash Sharma, Anukul Roy, Vaibhav Arora, N Jagadeesan, Jason Roy, David Wiese, Lockie Ferguson, Kulwant Khejroliya, Harshit Rana, Litton Das
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