Big news is coming out regarding Kolkata Knight Riders during IPL 2024. KKR team led by Shreyas Iyer was going to Kolkata by flight, but suddenly the flight did not reach Kolkata and reached Guwahati. Due to this, many questions are arising in the minds of the fans as to why the last flight carrying all the players reached Guwahati instead of Kolkata. KKR itself has officially tweeted this information. Let us tell you what is the whole matter.

Why did the flight reach Guwahati instead of Kolkata?

Kolkata Knight Riders have to play their next match in IPL 2024 against Mumbai Indians on 11 May. This match will be played at the Eden Gardens ground in Kolkata, for this KKR is going to reach Kolkata. But meanwhile, the flight carrying KKR players did not reach Kolkata and reached Guwahati. Please note that KKR flight was diverted to Guwahati due to bad weather. Now as soon as the weather clears, the flight will again take off for Kolkata.

KKR’s position in the points table

KKR is in a strong position in the points table. Kolkata has played a total of 11 matches so far this season, out of which it has won 8 matches and is at the first position in the points table. KKR has almost qualified for the playoffs. But by winning the next match, they will absolutely ensure their place for the playoffs. Kolkata had won brilliantly against Lucknow Super Giants in their last match. The match was played at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow, in which KKR won and reversed the points table and reached the top by defeating Rajasthan Royals.