Team co-owner Shahrukh Khan said with win against Rajasthan Royals on Friday, his side was back on track. He was hopeful that Kolkata will be able to reach the final to played at Eden Gardens.

"It's better late than never. We will give our best shot. I've a strange sense of confidence that we would do it. With five more matches to go, we would manage it and play the final here," Shahrukh said.

Recollecting a dialogue from his 1993 blockbuster Baazigar, Shah Rukh said: "Kabhi kabhi kuch jeetne ke liye kuch harna bhi padta hai aur haarkar jeetne wale ko baazigar kehte hain (Sometimes to win, something has to be lost and who wins after losing is called a gambler)."