GT vs KKR: Titans knocked out as match abandoned

GT vs KKR: Titans knocked out as match abandoned

The Gujarat Titans are ranked eighth and are one step away from being eliminated, while the Kolkata Knight Riders have already qualified.

GT vs KKR Live Updates, Match 63: Gujarat Titans have been knocked out of IPL 2024 after GT vs KKR was abandoned due to incessant rains and wet outfield. The game was a do-or-die for GT, in order to stand a chance to make it to the top four. With this result, KKR solidify their position on top of the table with 19 points to their name.

GT vs KKR Live Updates:

Match abandoned

The match has been abandoned after incessant rains in Ahmedabad. As a result, GT are knocked out of IPL 2024.

Good news!

The covers are taken off the field even as rain continues and the groundstaff are in full swing to get the field ready for action. The toss was expected to be held at 10.41 PM but it looks like the drizzle has intensified.

GT knocked out?

GT skipper Shubman Gill and coach Ashish Nehra are having a word with the officials. GT will be knocked out of IPL if the game is abandoned.

More rain in Ahmedabad

It looks like the rain won’t stop any time soon as the covers are still on. The cut-off time for the game to be called off is 10.56 PM.

Drizzle increases

Rain has increased in Ahmedabad, casting aspersions on the possibility of a game.

Delay continues

Form Guide: GT vs KKR

KKR’s recent form has been exceptional, reflected in their four-match winning streak (WWWWL). Conversely, GT’s journey has been less consistent, with a record of three wins and two losses in their last five games (WLLLW).

This high-voltage clash promises an exciting encounter. Can GT defy the odds and reignite their playoff dreams, or will KKR continue their dominant run and potentially secure a top-two finish? The answer will unfold at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Monday.

GT vs KKR: Rains continue to pound Narendra Modi stadium

GT vs KKR pitch report

From the Narendra Modi Stadium, we can expect an equal amount of assistance for both the batters and bowlers, which always brings up an interesting game. As it provides a proper balance, the pitch of the Narendra Modi Stadium is considered suitable for batters. The ball connects very well to the bat, making it easy for batters to generate shots.

Delay continues

Toss is further delayed and the covers are firmly in place as the rain seems to have gotten heavier.

Covers still on in Ahmedabad

KKR gear up for GT challenge

Toss delayed

The toss for GT vs KKR has been delayed due to bad weather.

Our combined XI for GT vs KKR

Welcome to the live coverage of the 63rd match of the IPL 2024 season between the Gujarat Titans and Kolkata Knight Riders.

GT vs KKR: Squad

Gujarat Titans: Shubman Gill (c), Sai Sudharsan, Shahrukh Khan, David Miller, Matthew Wade (wk). Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Noor Ahmad, Umesh Yadav, Mohit Sharma, Kartik Tyagi, Sandeep Warrier. Abhinav Manohar, Sharath BR, Darshan Nalkande, Jayant Yadav, Joshua Little, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Spencer Johnson. Azmatullah Omarzai, Manav Suthar, Sushant Mishra, Vijay Shankar, Kane Williamson, Wriddhiman Saha.

Kolkata Knight Riders: Philip Salt (wk), Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rinku Singh. Nitish Rana, Andre Russell, Ramandeep Singh, Mitchell Starc, Harshit Rana, Varun Chakaravarthy, Vaibhav Arora. Anukul Roy, Suyash Sharma, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Manish Pandey, Dushmantha Chameera. Srikar Bharat, Chetan Sakariya, Sherfane Rutherford, Sakib Hussain, Allah Ghazanfar.


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