KOL vs LKN Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11 Updates For Today’s IPL 2022 Match – May 18, 2022

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Kolkata Knight Riders are up against Lucknow Super Giants (KOL vs LKN) in the 66th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022.

Kolkata Knight Riders beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 54 runs in their last game. Sam Billings (34) and Andre Russell (49*) powered Kolkata to 177/6. It was then an all-round bowling effort as Hyderabad were restricted to 123/8. Russell picked up three wickets while Tim Southee claimed two as well.

On the other hand, Lucknow Super Giants lost their previous fixture against Rajasthan Royals by 24 runs. Rajasthan put up 178/6 on the board batting first. Despite a half-century from Deepak Hooda, the other batters could not contribute a lot as Lucknow Super Giants fell short, ending at 154/8.

MATCH DETAILS

Match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Lucknow Super Giants, IPL 2022 Match 66

Date and Time: May 18, Wednesday, 7:30 PM IST

Venue: DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai

KOL vs LKN PREDICTED PLAYING XI

Kolkata Knight Riders

Venkatesh Iyer, Sheldon Jackson/Anukul Roy, Nitish Rana, Shreyas Iyer (c), Sam Billings (wk), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Umesh Yadav, Tim Southee, Varun Chakaravarthy

Lucknow Super Giants

Quinton de Kock (wk), KL Rahul (c), Ayush Badoni, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Marcus Stoinis, Jason Holder, Dushmantha Chameera, Mohsin Khan, Avesh Khan, Ravi Bishnoi

PITCH REPORT

This venue will provide a good batting surface. Batters can play their shots through the line. Bowlers have found it difficult. However, spinners are expected to get some assistance from the conditions. Batting is expected to be easier in the second half. Thus, bowling first is the ideal choice here.

KOL vs LKN MATCH PREDICTION

Kolkata Knight Riders have struggled with inconsistency in their batting. The top order is not giving them enough. Lucknow Super Giants are much settled with their batting. They have a well-balanced side. Therefore, Lucknow will have an edge over Kolkata in this fixture.

KOL vs LKN DREAM11 FANTASY SUGGESTIONS

KOL vs LKN Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11 Updates For Today’s IPL 2022 Match – May 18, 2022

Fantasy Team #1: KL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Avesh Khan, Ravi Bishnoi

Captain: Andre Russell Vice-captain: KL Rahul

KOL vs LKN Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11 Updates For Today’s IPL 2022 Match – May 18, 2022

Fantasy Team #2: KL Rahul, Sam Billings, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Nitish Rana, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Jason Holder, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Ravi Bishnoi

Captain: Andre Russell Vice-captain: Deepak Hooda

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