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Kolkata Knight Riders Team, Squad for IPL 2020

Kolkata Knight Riders is a professional twenty20 cricket team and competes in world’s top class league IPL. The franchise is owned by bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan and Juhi Chawala along with co-owner Jay Mehta. KKR won the 2012 and 2014 editions of Indian Premier League under Gautam Gambhir’s leadership.

KKR plays home matches at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders in Nutshell

Owner Shahrukh Khan, Juhi Chawla, Jay Mehta
Captain Dinesh Karthik
Coach Brendon McCullum
City Kolkata
Home Ground Eden Gardens
Official Website www.kkr.in
Title Two Titles [2012, 2014]

IPL 2020 Auction

Team KKR retained 13 players from 2018 edition of Indian Premier League for 12th season. Kolkata Knight Riders retained skipper Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Shubman Gill, Prasidh Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Chris Lynn, Rinku Singh and Kamlesh Nagarkoti before heading into IPL 2019 auction.

Kolkata Knight Riders 2020 Squad

Kolkata Knight Riders have got excellent batting line-up that includes destructive opening batsman Chris Lynn, Robin Uthappa, Dinesh Karthik, Nitish Rana and Shubham Gill. Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav and Piyush Chawala are the key bowlers in KKR 2020 squad.

Sr. No. Player Country Role
1. Chris Lynn Australia Batsman
2. Robin Uthappa India Wicket-Keeper
3. Dinesh Karthik India Wicket-Keeper
4. Piyush Chawla India Bowler
5. Kuldeep Singh Yadav India Bowler
6. Sunil Narine West Indies Bowler
7. Prasidh Krishna India Bowler
8. Andre Russell West Indies All-Rounder
9. Nitish Rana India Batsman
10. Shubman Gill India Batsman
11. Kamlesh Nagarkoti India All-Rounder
12. Rinku Singh India Batsman
13. Shivam Mavi India All-Rounder
14. Carlos Brathwaite West Indies All-Rounder
15. Lockie Ferguson New Zealand Bowler
16. Shrikant Mundhe India All-Rounder
17. Nikhil Shankar Naik India Wicket-Keeper
18. Anrich Nortje South Africa Bowler
19. Prithvi Raj Yarra India Bowler
20. Harry Gurney England Bowler
21. Joe Denly England Batsman

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