Aaron Moores | cricket20
Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Sourav Ganguly has won the toss and decided to bowl first against the Royal Challengers Bangalore at Eden Gardens on Kolkata.
The Knight Riders will be looking to make it two wins out of two after their fantastic victory over the Deccan Chargers on Friday night.
Ganguly feels the wicket will start of slow but will get quicker in the evening.
The Royal Challengers will be playing their first game in this years IPL, last years beaten finalists will be looking to get their campaign of to a winning start.
Speaking at the toss Kimble said "Happy to be batting first. First game of the tournament. Looks a good surface, hopefully we can get a good score and put pressure on Kolkata."
Kolkata Knight Riders team - SC Ganguly*, BJ Hodge, CA Pujara, MK Tiwary, OA Shah, RS Gavaskar, AD Mathews, WP Saha†, M Kartik, CK Langeveldt, I Sharma.
Royal Challengers Bangalore team - JH Kallis, MK Pandey, RV Uthappa, V Kohli, R Dravid, SP Goswami†, EJG Morgan, RE van der Merwe, P Kumar, A Kumble*, DW Steyn.