IPL 2017, RPS vs KKR: Can Smith’s supergiant make it to the playoffs?

A Ben Stokes-inspired Rising Pune Supergiant will pull out all stops in their bid to consolidate the play-offs spot when they take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) face-off here at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday.

Captains

Captains
KKR: Gautam Gambhir
​RPS: Steven Smith

KKR (Probable XI)

KKR (Probable XI)
Gautam Gambhir (c), Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa (wk), Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Sheldon Jackson, Chris Woakes, Colin de Grandhomme, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Umesh Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav
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RPS (Probable XI)

RPS (Probable XI)
Ajinkya Rahane, Rahul Tripathi, Steven Smith (c), Manoj Tiwary, MS Dhoni (wk), Ben Stokes, Daniel Christian, Washington Sundar, Jaydev Unadkat, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir

Match Details

Match Details
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Time: 8PM (IST)
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Players to watch-out for

Players to watch-out for
Ajinkya Rahane & Manish Pandey