Incessant rainfall for the past few days in the city led to the postponement of the first qualifier of IPL-7 between hosts Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab scheduled at the Eden Gardens, here on Tuesday.
In-form Robin Uthappa has an opportunity to not only take KKR into the final, but also strengthen his case of a possible comeback into the Indian team.
With heavy downpour since yesterday and more rains being forecast for tomorrow, there`s a cloud of uncertainty over IPL`s first qualifier between Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab at the Eden Gardens.
Disappointed after Rajasthan Royals lost the last available IPL play-off berth to title-holders Mumbai Indians on net run-rate, team mentor Rahul Dravid said his bowlers failed to execute the plans well in the exhilarating contest here.
Sunrisers Hyderabad chief coach Tom Moody has said reaching play-offs of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was rewarding and satisfying for the team.
Royal Challengers Bangalore coach Ray Jennings is hopeful that Zaheer Khan will play a key role in the play-offs if the team sneaks into the next round.
Sixty five former cricketers, including legendary Sunil Gavaskar, have been invited by the BCCI for the IPL play-offs where they would be handed over the cheques as a part of Board`s one-time benefit payment.