11. Lockie Ferguson
Lockie Ferguson is a wicket-taking bowler who can set the speed gun on fire and is effective in every stage of the game. He has taken four wickets in two matches in the UAE leg.
10. Varun Chakravarthy
Varun Chakravarthy likes to attack the stumps every time he runs in, and he did the same against RCB and MI. Overall, the mystery spinner has taken 10 wickets this season
9. Prasidh Krishna
Prasidh Krishna was somewhat responsible to push Mumbai on the backfoot, removing half-centurion de Kock, who got 55 off 32, and Suryakumar Yadav for 5 in quick succession.
8. Andre Russell
Andre Russell is Bravo’s KKR counterpart and all eyes will be on him as well. Alongside smashing 163 runs this season, he has taken 10 wickets.
7. Sunil Narine
Narine became the Player of the Match after he bowled at an economy rate of five with 10 dot balls and also picked up the crucial wicket of MI skipper Rohit Sharma.
6. Dinesh Karthik (WK)
Dinesh Karthik is undoubtedly one of the more pivotal players in this KKR unit, but it should be noted that he hasn’t had a great season with the bat so far.
5. Eoin Morgan (C)
His entry to the middle order has raised a question about the potential batting order. Who comes after whom? This is a question for Morgan that can be something to ponder upon.
4. Rahul Tripathi
Rahul Tripathi also tore into the Mumbai bowling attack and scored a marauding 74* off 42 deliveries. And, it was the 88-run partnership between Iyer and Tripathi that allowed the Knight Riders to romp home with ease.
3. Nitish Rana
Nitish Rana is one of the top batsmen in the Kolkata side.What is interesting though, it seems that Nitish Rana has been demoted after being backed as an opener during the first leg.
2. Shubham Gill
Shubman Gill completes 50 matches for KKR in IPL. He becomes the 13th player to get the milestone.
1. Venkatesh Iyer
Venkatesh Iyer has exuded his flair in both matches. He has emerged as one of the promising players for Kolkata. In the previous game against Mumbai, the batter scored a half-century.