Indian T20 League Kolkata vs Hyderabad Match 2 Eden Gardens Update: Day 2 of the Indian T20 League is a day for a doubleheader where Kolkata Knight Riders host Sunrisers Hyderabad. It promises to be an exciting battle as some cricketers are making comebacks. Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and opted to bowl because Karthik feels the pitch will not change over the course of the match. Bhuvneshwar Kumar is leading the Orange Army and it is the second time he is leading a side. Earlier, he had led Uttar Pradesh against Mumbai in 2016/17 Ranji Trophy. Kuldeep Yadav and Rinku Singh were in that side and they are playing for Kolkata today.
Lockie Fergusson is making his debut for Kolkata, whereas Kane Williamson has been benched.
Sunrisers Hyderabad (Playing XI): David Warner, Jonny Bairstow(w), Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Shakib Al Hasan, Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar(c), Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul
Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna
Sunrisers Hyderabad (From): David Warner, Kane Williamson(c), Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Martin Guptill, Jonny Bairstow(w), Yusuf Pathan, Ricky Bhui, Shreevats Goswami, Shakib Al Hasan, Wriddhiman Saha, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mohammad Nabi, Abhishek Sharma, Vijay Shankar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddarth Kaul, Basil Thampi, Sandeep Sharma, Billy Stanlake, K Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan
Kolkata Knight Riders (From): Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Robin Uthappa, Sunil Narine, Chris Lynn, Shubman Gill, Rinku Singh, Nikhil Naik, Joe Denly, Shrikant Mundhe, Carlos Brathwaite, Andre Russell, KC Cariappa, Nitish Rana, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Sandeep Warrier, Prasidh Krishna, Lockie Ferguson, Harry Gurney, Yarra Prithviraj