● Match: KOL vs LKN
● Date- May 18, 2022
● Match Format- T20, Match 66, Indian Premier League 2022
● Venue- Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai
● Time- 07:30 PM IST
● Weather Forecast- Clear, 31℃
KOL vs LKN, Match 66, Indian Premier League, General Online Betting Odds
Kolkata Knight Riders- 2.17
Lucknow Super Giants- 1.78
KOL vs LKN Betting Odds Comparison
|Betting Sites with Odds For KOL vs LKN||KOL (Odds)||LKN (Odds)|
KOL vs LKN Today, Match Prediction, Match 66, Indian Premier League 2022
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Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders won their latest clash against Sunrisers Hyderabad by a big margin to remain alive in the race for playoffs. They scored 177 runs with Andre Russell scoring unbeaten 49 runs knock. Then he took 3 wickets as well to restrict the Sunrisers on just 128 runs.
Despite their latest two wins, Kolkata side are placed in 6th position in the league table with just 12 points. With only one match remaining, they are unlikely to qualify for the playoffs even if they win against Lucknow Super Giants on Wednesday.
Top Batsmen of Kolkata Knight Riders from last match
|Andre Russell||49* Runs||175.00|
|Sam Billings||34 Runs||117.24|
|Ajinkya Rahane||28 Runs||116.66|
Top Bowlers of Kolkata Knight Riders from last match
|Andre Russell||3 Wickets||5.50|
|Tim Southee||2 Wickets||5.00|
|Umesh Yadav||1 Wicket||4.75|
Lucknow Super Giants
Lucknow Super Giants lost another big fixture with a defeat against Rajasthan Royals in the last match. Rajasthan Royals scored 178 runs while batting first with star leggie Ravi Bishnoi taking 2 wickets. Lucknow side lost three big wickets in powerplay overs and restricted to just 158 runs.
With this loss, they lost their 2nd position as well and now looking to secure the top-four position by winning this last group stage clash.
Top Batsmen of Lucknow Super Giants from last match
|Deepak Hooda||59 Runs||151.28|
|Marcus Stoinis||27 Runs||158.82|
|Krunal Pandya||25 Runs||108.69|
Top Bowlers of Lucknow Super Giants from last match
|Ravi Bishnoi||2 Wickets||7.75|
|Ayush Badoni||1 Wicket||5.00|
|Jason Holder||1 Wicket||6.00|
|Match Venue||Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai|
|Matches won batting first||16|
|Matches won bowling first||20|
|Average 1st Inn score||158|
|Average 2nd Inn score||146|
|Highest score||Chennai Super Kings 216/4|
|Lowest Score||Delhi Capitals 82/10|
|Score Below 150:||27|
|Score Between 150 and 200:||39|
|Score Above 200:||4|
The temperature is expected to hover around 31°C on the match-day with 73% humidity and 06 km/h wind speed. There are 2% chances of precipitation during the game.
● Rain: 2%
● Humidity: 73%
● Wind speed: 06 km/h.
● Temperature- 31 Degree Celsius
DY Patil pitch is has grown into a perfect surface for the pace bowlers as this season coming to an end. Average score from the second inning is declining and now its below 145 runs as teams are not afraid to bat first.
KOL vs LKN Last Five Matches Stats
|Kolkata Knight Riders||W||W||L||W||L|
|Lucknow Super Giants||L||L||W||W||W|
KOL vs LKN Match 66, Indian Premier League – Today Match Prediction
Let’s check out the crucial playing 11 and Squad for today’s game and the Prediction for this match.
Shreyas Iyer (C), Andre Russell, Varun Chakravarthy, Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Nitish Rana, Shivam Mavi, Sheldon Jackson (WK), Ajinkya Rahane, Rinku Singh, Anukul Roy, Rasikh Dar, Chamika Karunaratne, Tim Southee, Baba Indrajith, Ashok Sharma, Pratham Singh, Abhijeet Tomar, Sam Billings (WK), Aaron Finch, Ramesh Kumar, Mohammed Nabi, Aman Khan, Umesh Yadav.
KOL Playing 11
Venkatesh Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Sam Billings (wk), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Varun Chakravarthy, Umesh Yadav.
KL Rahul (C & WK), Quinton de Kock (WK), Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Manan Vohra, Krunal Pandya, Ankit Rajpoot, Krishnappa Gowtham, Ravi Bishnoi, Dushmantha Chameera, Avesh Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Evin Lewis, Mohsin Khan, Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma, Mayank Yadav, Andrew Tye, Marcus Stoinis, Jason Holder.
LKN Playing 11
KL Rahul (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Ayush Badoni, Krunal Pandya, Jason Holder, Mohsin Khan, Dushmantha Chameera, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan.
Head 2 Head Stats (01 Game)
|Teams||KOL Win||LKN Win||N/R|
|Last 5 games||00||01||0|
Who will win the match, Today Match Prediction:
Lucknow Super Giants are expected to win the match against Kolkata Knight Riders
Lucknow Super Giants lost their last two matches in a row but have qualified for the playoffs already. Their main target from this last fixture will be winning this clash and finish in top-two positions this season. Kolkata Knight Riders won their last two matches but are unlikely to finish in the top-four position even if they won this last match against Lucknow Super Giants. The Super Giants won their first reverse fixture against Kolkata Knight Riders by a big margin of 75 runs and are likely to win this last group stage match on Wednesday night.
KOL vs LKN Top Players
|Player||Statistics (IPL 2022 Stats)|
|Shreyas Iyer||351 Runs|
|Andre Russell||330 Runs and 17 Wickets|
|Umesh Yadav||16 Wickets|
|Tim Southee||14 Wickets|
|KL Rahul||469 Runs|
|Deepak Hooda||406 Runs|
|Avesh Khan||17 Wickets|
|Jason Holder||14 Wickets|
Popular Betting Odds For KOL vs LKN Match 66, Indian Premier League, Cricket Betting Tips
Top Batsman from Kolkata Knight Riders – Shreyas Iyer (4.32 odds)
Kolkata Knight Riders skipper has impressed everyone with his consistency this season. He scored just 15 runs against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the last match but still leading most-runs chart for Kolkata. Shreyas Iyer has scored 351 runs in 13 matches with an average of 29.25 and a strike rate of 130.48.
Top Batsman from Lucknow Super Giants– KL Rahul (3.10 odds).
The star Indian batsman has been sensational with his new team with captaincy role and individual performances so far. He has scored two centuries already this season and remain only Indian to do so far. KL Rahul was run out on a rare diamond luck against Knight Riders in the first reverse fixture and will be looking to reverse that with a big inning. KL Rahul ranks 2nd in Orange Cap race with 469 runs 13 matches with an average of 42.63 and a strike rate of 132.54.
Top Bowler from Kolkata Knight Riders– Andre Russell (6.50 odds)
West Indies pacer has been sensational with both bat and ball this season despite his team’s recent struggles. No one would have predicted that he will be highest-wickets taker for Kolkata side ahead of the like of Umesh Yadav, Pat Cummins, and Tim Southee at the end of this season. Russell has taken 17 wickets in 13 matches with an average of 13.70 and an economy rate of 9.25.
Top Bowler from Lucknow Super Giants – Jason Holder (3.74 odds)
The world-class all-rounder has been very consistent with his bowling for Lucknow Super Giants lately. He took 3 big wickets against tonight’s opponent in the first reverse fixture and has taken wickets in all of the last three matches. Jason Holder has taken 14 wickets in 11 matches with an average of 24.71 and an economy rate of 9.22.