Kolkata Knight Riders are a fascinating team from the (Indian) Premier League 2017. This is the popular franchise cricket team that represents the city of Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. Shah Rukh Khan is the owner of Kolkata Knight Riders from the Red Chillies Entertainment. The popular actress Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta from Mehta Group are the owners of Kolkata Knight Riders’ cricket team. They set up this team in the year 2008. The home ground of this cricket team is located in Eden Gardens in the city of Kolkata.
The Kolkata Knight Riders won the (Indian) Premier League title for two times in the year 2012 and 2014. Jacques Kallis is the coach for the Kolkata Knight Riders cricket team in Kolkata. This Kolkata Knight Riders team has acquired utmost popularity, fame and name for having immense celebrity status. The popular celebrities such as Shah Rukh Khan and actress Juhi Chawla are the owners of this team. As of now, Gautam Gambhir is the captain of this team.
The performance of the whole team enhanced in an incredible way for the 4th season of (Indian) Premier League. For the first time, the team won the league against Chennai Super Kings in the year 2012. Later, in the year 2014, Kolkata Knight Riders won the tournament against Kings XI Punjab. Here is everything you need to know about the Kolkata Knight Riders team from Kolkata like the total number of players, their prominence and capacity in the (Indian) Premier League 2017 and much more. Check it out!
Kolkata Knight Riders Team 2017
The popular players from the Kolkata Knight Riders cricket team include
|Indian Players||Foreign Players|
|Gautam Gambhir||Trent Boult|
|Piyush Chawla||Darren Bravo|
|Rishi Dhawan||Nathan Coulter-Nile|
|Sayan Gosh||Chris Lynn|
|Sheldon Jackson||Sunil Narine|
|Ishank Jaggi||Rovman Powell|
|Yusuf Pathan||Shakib Al Hasan|
|Ankit Rajpoot||Chris Woakes|
|R Sanjay Yadav|
Released from the Kolkata Knight Riders Team Squad for the IPL 2017. In order to maintain the team squad, the Kolkata Knight Riders have released a total of 9 players from the team.
The IPL Auction 2017 hosts in the month of February 2017 wherein some other players will join this team in order to make their team win in the prestigious Indian Premier League 2017. Manish Pandey, Robin Uthappa, and Sunil Narine are some of the most important players in the Kolkata Knight Riders team. We will soon update the live scores and other updates regarding the team. You can also check out the complete details about the Kolkata Knight Riders team’s schedule in the upcoming Indian Premier League 2017 Season 10. We wish all the team players to win in the IPL 2017.