Interestingly, in the stands, the cut-outs of the audience cheering for the teams were placed to give some feel to the players.
For Brathwaite, it was neither Ben Stokes, nor Kolkata.
Braithwaite has previously played for three franchises. In 2016 and 2017, he represented the Delhi franchise before moving to Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2018
Four years down the line, Ben Stokes has turned from villain to England's hero in the World Cup and Ashes.
Teams strategize for hours together, several experts come in to play and so do the permutations and combinations before picking a player.
Brathwaite eventually got rid of Simmons, but couldn't stop TKR from winning the Eliminator by six wickets.
Going in to the all-important Eliminator on an expected slow strip, both teams are short on their spin department.
Of late these cricketers have not been big contributors of their respective sides so they might find themselves out of the equation.
The Patriots have won their last two games at the Zouks' home.
The Patriots are yet to win versus the Tallawahs at the Sabina Park out of three contests. Moreover, they haven't won an away game thus far in the tournament.