IPL 2017, KKR vs RPS Match Prediction, Playing 11 & Live Streaming: Kolkata Knight Riders will host Rising Pune Supergiant at their home ground Eden Gardens on Wednesday, 3rd May in the 41st match of IPL 2017. The previous meet of these two team was a good match where KKR defeated RPS by 7 wickets. This match will start at 8 pm IST and you can watch KKR vs RPS match live telecast on Sony Max and Six.
Kolkata will look to win this match and cement their chances of qualifying for playoffs, on their other hand RPS will be full of confidence after winning their last game in a style.
Rising Pune Supergiant have played brilliantly in their previous match against Gujrat thanks to Ben Stokes’ amazing inning. Despite not having a great bowling attack, the team has managed to put in some impressive performances so far. They are the only team who has beaten Mumbai Indians twice in the tournament who is leading the points table. MS Dhoni and Ben Stokes are back in the form with a match-winning innings against GL. Captain Steven Smith and Imran Tahir also looks in good touch.
On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders lost their previous match against defending champions Hyderabad by 48 runs. With seven wins in ten games, KKR is currently sitting at 2nd position in the table. They will look to bounce back on winning track against RPS as KKR have strong batting and bowling line-up. Ahead of the 41st match of the tournament, let us have a look at the IPL 2017, KKR vs RPS match predictions.
IPL 2017, KKR vs RPS Match Prediction
Scenario 1: RPS will win the toss
Toss Prediction: RPS choose to bat
First innings prediction: 165-175
2nd innings Prediction: RPS will win
Scenario 2: KKR will win the toss
Toss Prediction: KKR choose to bat
First innings Prediction: 175-185
2nd innings Prediction: KKR will win the match
RPS Predicted XI: Rahul Tripathi, Ajinkya Rahane, Steve Smith, MS Dhoni, Ben Stokes, Manoj Tiwary, Washington Sundar, Dan Christian, Imran Tahir, Jaydev Unadkat, Shardul Thakur
KKR Predicted XI: Gautam Gambhir (c), Robin Uthappa, Yusuf Pathan, Manish Pandey, Umesh Yadav, Sunil Narine, Chris Woakes, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Colin de Grandhomme, Kuldeep Yadav, Sheldon Jackson (wk).
Where to Watch KKR vs RPS Live Streaming?
Sony network will have live coverage of the match in India and you catch the live action in both English and Hindi commentary. You can also watch KKR vs RPS live streaming on Hotstar.com.