Last Updated on August 27, 2023 by Manu Bhai
KKR Playing 11 Today 2023: The Kolkata Knight Riders had a disappointing season in the 2022 IPL, ending in eighth place overall and as the third club to be eliminated from the competition. KKR frequently switched up their starting lineup throughout the course of the season as a result of their inability to achieve the perfect balance in their team and lack of confidence. They were unable to perform consistently and produce the anticipated outcomes as a result.
The Knight Riders are now hoping to recover in the forthcoming campaign and reclaim their status as the IPL’s top-performing squad. They want to create a more unified team that can perform well under pressure by identifying and fixing the flaws in their playing strategy.
KKR PROBABLE PLAYING XI 2023:
N. Jagadeesan, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Shreyas Iyer (c), Rinku Singh, Nitish Rana, Andre Russell, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Varun Chakravarthy, Umesh Yadav, Lockie Ferguson.
KKR IPL 2023 SQUAD COMPOSITION
Wicketkeepers: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (AFG), N. Jagadeesan, Litton Das (BAN).
Batters: Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Mandeep Singh.
All-rounders: Venkatesh Iyer, Anukul Roy, Andre Russel (WI), Shardul Thakur, Shakib Al Hasan (BAN), David Wiese (NAM).
Bowlers: Lockie Ferguson (NZ), Harshit Rana, Sunil Narine (WI), Tim Southee (NZ), Varun Chakravarthy, Umesh Yadav, Suyash Sharma, Vaibhav Arora, Kulwant Khejroliya.
KKR Playing 11 Today 2023:
1. Venkatesh Iyer
2. Rahmanullah Gurbaj (WK)
3. Shreyas Iyer (C)
4. Nitish Rana
5. Rinku Singh
6. Andre Russell
7. Sunil Narine
8. Lockie Ferguson
9. Shardul Thakur
10. Umesh Yadav
11. Varun Chakravarthy
KKR 2022 Players List for IPL 2023
The following is a list of the players who will represent KKR in the IPL in 2023.
Shreyas Iyer, Rahmanullah Gurbaj (Traded), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Anukul Roy, Venkatesh Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakraborty, Harshit Rana, Shardul Thakur (Traded), N Jagadeesan, Vaibhav Arora, David Wiese, Kulwant Khejroliya, Suyash Sharma, Litton Das, Mandeep Singh, Shakib Al Hasan
KKR Team 2023 Captain
Shreyas Iyer has been appointed as the captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders team for the 2023 season of the Indian Premier League. This decision was made after the IPL auction last season. It has been confirmed that Shreyas Iyer will continue to serve as the team’s captain, and there will be no changes made in this regard. The franchise acquired Shreyas Iyer for Rs 12.25 crore to join the team. So this Season KKR Captain is Shreyas Iyer.
Which players are bought by Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2023 Auction?
Here are the new players that were brought by KKR in IPL 2023 auction
N Jagadeesan, Vaibhav Arora, David Wiese, Kulwant Khejroliya, Suyash Sharma, Litton Das, Mandeep Singh, Shakib Al Hasan
Which players are retained by Kolkata Knight Riders?
Here are players that were retained by the KKR ahead of the IPL 2023
Shreyas Iyer, Rahmanullah Gurbaj (Traded), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Anukul Roy, Venkatesh Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson (Traded) , Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Harshit Rana, Shardul Thakur (Traded)
Which players are released by Kolkata Knight Riders?
Here are the players that were released by KKR:
Pat Cummins, Sam Billings, Aman Khan (Traded), Shivam Mavi, Mohammad Nabi, Chamika Karunaratne, Aaron Finch, Alex Hales, Abhijeet Tomar, Ajinkya Rahane, Ashok Sharma, Baba Indrajith, Pratham Singh, Ramesh Kumar, Rasikh Salam, Sheldon Jackson.
FAQ KKR Playing 11
Q. Who are the 11 players in KKR 2023?
A. The following players have been bought for the KKR team 2023:
- Narayan Jagadeesan (90 lakhs)
- Vaibhav Arora (60 lakhs)
- Suyash Sharma (20 lakhs)
- David Wiese (1 crore)
- Kulwant Khejroliya (20 lakhs)
- Litton Das (50 lakhs) Replaced (Johnson Charles)
- Mandeep Singh (50 lakhs)
- Shakib Al Hasan (1.5 crores)
Q. Who is the best all-rounder in KKR 2023?
IPL 2023: Kolkata Knight Riders’ all-rounder Shardul Thakur has shunned rumors about any injury ahead of the World Test Championship Final. He explained why he has not bowled his usual quota of overs in the Indian Premier League this year.