Watch: Sunil Narine and Andre Russell test former's new bat
The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League is all set to commence in few days. The franchises started the preparation and will look to do their best in the tournament.
The opener will be played between the two strong teams Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 6 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. Besides, the franchises posting some pictures and videos on social media platforms to engage with the fans.
The fans love watching the posts and make them viral on the internet. Likewise that, Kolkata Knight Riders have posted a video ahead of the competition which features the West Indies stars Andre Russell and Sunil Narine. They posted a video on their official Youtube channel where both the hard-hitters smashing the ball to the stands.
Lets's have a look at the video:
Kolkata Knight Riders first game in IPL 2021
The Morgan-led side will be facing Sunrisers Hyderabad in their first game on April 11 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
After having a look at their head to head records, Kolkata Knight Riders dominated the opposition on many occasions as they won 12 out of the 19 games they played against them.
The Orange Army have 7 wins in their bag and will look to gain some advantage by winning the first game in IPL 2021. In their last meeting, Kolkata night Riders won the match by one-over eliminator as they tied the total posted by the opposition.
Moreover, they have Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shubman Gill, Dinesh Karthik, Pat Cummins and experienced captain Eoin Morgan with them. On the other side, the Orange army has the services of Dawid Warner, Kane Williamson, Jonny Bairstow, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Rashid Khan on the note.
So, we can expect tight competition between these two teams who are going to face each other on 11th April.