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  • 11:28 PM IST

    Kolkata produced an all-round performance to defeat Rajasthan by 6 wickets. The victory also helped KKR strengthen their position in contention of making it to the play-off stage. However, for Rajasthan the road look tough from here on. That is all we have for now, until next time, it’s goodbye!

  • 7:45 PM IST

    Rajasthan (Playing XI): Jos Buttler (w), Ajinkya Rahane (c), Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Rahul Tripathi, Stuart Binny, Jofra Archer, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jaydev Unadkat, Ish Sodhi, Anureet Singh

  • 7:44 PM IST

    Kolkata (Playing XI): Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Javon Searles, Prasidh Krishna, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav

IPL 11 Match 49 KKR vs RR at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata: Hello and welcome to the score updates from the important fixture between KKR and RR from the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The home franchise with a victory will aim to stay alive in contention of making it to the play-off spot.

In their previous match, KKR recovered from consecutive losses to the Mumbai Indians in style; they posted the season’s highest total and defeated Punjab by 31 runs. KKR haven’t won more than two matches on the trot this season; if they do manage to string together three wins on the trot here, they would have secured a berth in the playoffs, according to an official press release.

The Rajasthan have the momentum of three consecutive wins behind them. In their most recent outing, they chased down 169 against the defending champions Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium, the release added.