Kolkata Knight Riders after finishing seventh in the last IPL, would like to improve their performance in this edition, which starts March 31.
KKR open their campaign againt Punjab Kings on April 1, however, there is an uncertainty over captain Shreyas Iyer’s availability. Iyer has been sidelined because of a back injury and may miss the entire tournament. Nitish Rana will be leading the side.
KKR full squad:
Venkatesh Iyer, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Shreyas Iyer (injured), Nitish Rana (capt), Rinku Singh, Mandeep Singh, N Jagadeesan, Litton Das, Andre Russell, Anukul Roy, David Wiese, Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Varun Chakravarthy, Suyash Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Lockie Ferguson, Tim Southee, Harshit Rana, Umesh Yadav, Vaibhav Arora, Kulwant Khejroliya.