Indian Premier League 2014 winners Kolkata Knight Riders will be defending their title with some of their key players in squad. In 2015 IPL auction KKR bought 7 new players in which K.C. Cariappa is the most surprising buy as Kolkata Knight Riders franchise purchased him for 2.4 Crores INR.
KKR team will be hugely depending on captain Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa, Sunil Narine, Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan and Morne Morkel. Let’s have a look at Kolkata’s team for IPL-8.
Kolkata Knight Riders Team List 2015
|Gautam Gambhir||Ryan ten Doeschate|
|Robin Uthappa||Andre Russell|
|Piyush Chawla||Shakib Al Hasan|
|Manish Pandey||Azhar Mahmood|
|Kuldeep Yadav||Sunil Narine|
|Aditya Garhwal||Brad Hogg|
|Vaibhav Rawal||Morne Morkel|
|Umesh Yadav||Patrick Cummins|
|K.C. Cariappa||Sumit Narwal|
|Yusuf Pathan||Sheldon Jackson|
|Suryakumar Yadav||Johan Botha|
|Veer Pratap Singh|
Kolkata Knight Riders will play inaugural match of 2015 Indian Premier League against Mumbai Indians on 8 April at Eden Gardens.