IPL 2019: Kolkata Knight Riders could attempt this 3 players in the auction
Kolkata Knight Riders are one of the IPL pride team that always wins the based on bowling attack, maybe most of the matches. Kolkata Knight Riders have been a successful IPL team has taken the glory of their world-class spinning attack.
KKR also regarded for their extreme to go for young talents. No doubts Kolkata Knight Riders has been doing great work with many youngsters that are playing for Indian national team.
Kuldeep Yadav, Sunil Narine, and Piyush Chawla are the options for spinning attack. They are a key man for Bengal Tigers. But Kolkata suffered from fast bowler since Umesh Yadav and Trent Boult leave from the squad.
Kolkata released all specialized fast bowler from the squad of IPL 2019 campaigns. Dinesh Karthik sides searching for a suitable fast bowler who could have the ability to play Indian condition.
As we know Kolkata Knight Riders searching a fast bowler like Bhuvaneshwar Kumar. Because Bhuvneshwar Kumar has that ability to restrain runs in the power play. Similarly, they want also good pace bowler who could more aggressive and effective in death overs.
So, this the list of fast bowler that Kolkata should target them.
3. Isuru Udana
The 30-years old Sri Lankan left-arm fast bowler amazed the world cricket in his consistent success in the bowling department. His classic show of T-20 cricket made him a T-20 specialist player. Especially in tournaments in the Indian subcontinent the likes of Bangladesh Premier League, Afghanistan Premier League, SLC T20 league.
He took 23 wickets in 19 matches at an average of 18.91 and at the economy of 7.39, including T-20 international. He can also a batsman like Andre Russell that’s why Kolkata should attempt him in the IPL auction.
2. Chris Woakes
First of all Chris Woakes former Knight player. He passed a great season in Kolkata in 2017 while he was most wickets taker. He picked up 17 wickets in 13 matches.
He played d his previous IPL with RCB. And got limited opportunity to play more match time that is why Woakes maybe make a come back to Kolkata.
1. Mohammad Shami
Shami is not a T-20 specialist bowler, has 68 wickets in 65 matches in his T-20 career. Shami probably an ideal option on bowling department for KKR. He was a part of Kolkata team in 2013 and he had a limited chance to play more match. Therefore he shifted Delhi but he faced some serious injuries and he spent more time outside the field. That’s why Delhi released him on the auction table.
In the other hand Kolkata also looking for the player like him who can swing the ball as well as executes the leadership role in the bowling department. If it happens truly he will make him more reliable for the upcoming World Cup.