Gautam Gambhir is batting on 30 © IANS
Gautam Gambhir is batting on 30 © IANS

Defending champions, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsmen look to settle down and bat comfortably in order to reach the target comfortably as well, during their chase against Delhi Daredevils (DD) in match 17 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in Delhi on Monday. Currently, KKR are 62 for the loss of two wickets in eight overs with opener, Gautam Gambhir 30 and Suryakumar Yadav on 13. LIVE Scorecard: Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Earlier, KKR captain, Gautam Gambhir won the toss and elected to bat first as both the teams went with an unchanged squad from their previous games following their respective wins. DD posted a moderate total of 146 as Morne Morkel and Piyush Chawla claimed a couple of wickets each for KKR to restrict them to the total. LIVE Updates: Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders

It is expected to be a runs galore at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi, as the ground is small and both sides have quite a few explosive batsmen at their disposal. The winner of this match is a little difficult to predict as both teams are coming at the back off morale boosting wins. But DD have the home advantage, but they have a gruesome task of restricting the defending champions and registering their third straight win in the tournament. IPL 2015: Complete Coverage