KKR vs RR Head to Head | RR vs KKR H2H Stats & Records in IPL

RR vs KKR Head to Head record in IPL history

KKR won the IPL trophy in 2012 and 2014 and would want to repeat that success in 2021.

Sanju Samson and Eoin Morgan
Sanju Samson and Eoin Morgan. (Photo Source: IPL/BCCI)

Kolkata Knight Riders had a miserable performance in IPL 2020 and 2019. Last year, they gave the captaincy reigns to Eoin Morgan mid-season, and this season the English skipper will be leading from the very first game. KKR won the IPL trophy in 2012 and 2014 and would want to repeat that success in 2021. On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals have been on a downhill since their first title win in 2008.

Head to Head record:

There is not much difference between the two sides when it comes to their record against each other. Among 23 matches in which these teams have met in IPL, 12 have been won by Kolkata Knight Riders, while Rajasthan Royals have won the rest 10 games. These two sides met in IPL 2018 eliminator where KKR registered a 25-run victory.

Played Won by KKR Won by RR Tie No Result
23 12 10 0 1

Top Performers:

Among the current players from both the squads, most have played for different teams over the years due to which they have low aggregates in head-to-head clashes. Among the batsmen, Sanju Samson with 205 runs is at the number 1 position, followed by Andre Russell (161) and Jos Buttler (156). Sunil Narine has picked up most wickets (10), followed by Kuldeep Yadav (7) and Andre Russell (6).

Last season results:

KKR defeated RR in both its clashes in the league stage of IPL 2020. In the first meet, KKR registered a 37-run victory by restricting RR for 137/9 after scoring 174/6 in 20 overs. Later in the second encounter, KKR set a target of 192 runs, and RR could only manage a score of 131/9 in the chase. Captain Eoin Morgan smashed 68 runs off 35 balls for the KKR side in this game.

Date Winner Won by Venue
1-Nov-2020 Kolkata Knight Riders 60 Runs Dubai
30-Apr-2019 Kolkata Knight Riders 37 Runs Dubai
25-Apr-2019 Rajasthan Royals 3 Wickets Kolkata
7-Apr-2019 Kolkata Knight Riders 8 Wickets Jaipur
23-May-2018 Kolkata Knight Riders 25 Runs Kolkata
15-May-2018 Kolkata Knight Riders 6 Wickets Kolkata
18-Apr-2018 Kolkata Knight Riders 7 Wickets Jaipur
16-May-2015 Rajasthan Royals 9 Runs Mumbai (BS)
26-Apr-2015 Match Abandoned Kolkata
5-May-2014 Rajasthan Royals 10 Runs Ahmedabad
29-Apr-2014 Rajasthan Royals Super Over Abu Dhabi
3-May-2013 Kolkata Knight Riders 8 Wickets Kolkata
8-Apr-2013 Rajasthan Royals 19 Runs Jaipur
13-Apr-2012 Kolkata Knight Riders 5 Wickets Kolkata
8-Apr-2012 Rajasthan Royals 22 Runs Jaipur
17-Apr-2011 Kolkata Knight Riders 8 Wickets Kolkata
15-Apr-2011 Kolkata Knight Riders 9 Wickets Jaipur
17-Apr-2010 Kolkata Knight Riders 8 Wickets Kolkata
20-Mar-2010 Rajasthan Royals 34 Runs Ahmedabad
20-May-2009 Kolkata Knight Riders 4 Wickets Durban
23-Apr-2009 Rajasthan Royals Super Over Cape Town
20-May-2008 Rajasthan Royals 6 Wickets Kolkata
1-May-2008 Rajasthan Royals 45 Runs Jaipur

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