Kolkata defeated Bangalore by 4 wickets in their opening game © AFP
Kolkata defeated Bangalore by 4 wickets in their opening game © AFP
Indian T20 League, Kolkata, Bangalore, Virat Kohli, Dinesh Karthik
Kolkata defeated Bangalore by 4 wickets in their opening game © AFP

Kolkata team on Sunday joined hands with Amazon Alexa through which the Indian T20 League team’s fans can get team updates, a statement said.

Alexa is a cloud based voice service and available on Amazon’s Echo device, a hands-free smart speaker that lets one control the device using their voice, according to an official release.

Users can ask and get the latest scores, upcoming schedules, team status on points table or hear the weekly Kolkata podcast.

Fans can also get the team statistics for Kolkata or ask statistics of individual players in the team.

To enable the Kolkata skill, users can simply start the skill by saying, “Alexa, Open Knight Riders” or “Alexa, launch Knight Riders” to their Echo device.

Alexa will take them through options and provide them with all the information they need.