Mumbai, May 16: It is a do-or-die battle for both Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) as they lock horns tonight in Match 54 of the Indian Premier League 2015 (IPL 8) at the Brabourne Stadium.
RR and KKR will have to win today's match to have hopes of qualifying for the playoffs. It should be an exciting battle.
Here is your guide to today's Match 54 in IPL 2015
Who are playing? (Match Preview)
- Rajasthan Royals Vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Where, when and time?
- Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
- May 16 (Saturday)
- 8 PM IST
- Also playing today at 4 PM - KXIP Vs CSK (Daily Guide)
Where to watch on TV in India?
- Sony MAX (Hindi commentary)
- Sony SIX (English)
- Sony AATH (Bengali)
- Sony KIX (Tamil, Telugu)
- List of broadcasters for other countries is here
- RR - Ajinkya Rahane, Shane Watson, Steve Smith, Chris Morris, Pravin Tambe
- KKR - Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa, Andre Russell, Yusuf Pathan, Umesh Yadav
- RR - 8
- KKR - 6
Current positions in Points Table
- KKR - No. 3 (7 wins, 5 losses, 1 no result)
- RR - No. 6 (6 wins, 5 losses, 2 no results)
Rajasthan Royals: Steve Smith (captain), Stuart Binny, James Faulkner, Ajinkya Rahane, Sanju Samson (wicketkeeper), Shane Watson, Rajat Bhatia, Tim Southee, Dhawal Kulkarni, Abhishek Nayar, Kane Richardson, Ben Cutting, Karun Nair, Deepak Hooda, Dishant Yagnik, Vikramjeet Malik, Ankit Sharma, Rahul Tewatia, Pravin Tambe, Chris Morris, Dinesh Salunkhe, Juan Theron, Pradeep Sahu, Barinder Saran, Sagar Trivedi.
Kolkata Knight Riders: Gautam Gambhir (captain), Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa (wicketkeeper), Piyush Chawla, Yusuf Pathan, Shakib Al Hasan, Morne Morkel, Umesh Yadav, Manish Pandey, Pat Cummins, Ryan ten Doeschate, Suryakumar Yadav, Andre Russell, Veer Pratap Singh, Kuldeep Yadav, Brad Hogg, Sumit Narwal, Sheldon Jackson, Aditya Garhwal, KC Cariappa, Vaibhav Rawal, Azhar Mahmood, Johan Botha.