IPL 7: Kolkata Knight Riders Have Got the 'Ammunition' to Win Title, Says Wasim Akram

Kolkata Knight Riders finished second in the Indian Premier League table with 9 wins out of 14 games, Kings XI Punjab were in first place with 11 wins in 14 matches.

updated: May 27, 2014 19:41 IST
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New Delhi: Eyeing another IPL title after entering the playoffs, 2012 champions Kolkata Knight Riders are on a roll with a seven-match winning streak and bowling coach Wasim Akram has said that the purple brigade has all the "ammunition" to do it again. (First Qualifier Postponed by a Day Due to Rain)

"We are sure looking at the final. Top-four teams in the hunt and it could be anybody's game. KKR is very confident unit but in T20 it is difficult to predict winners. But Kolkata have got the ammunition to win the title," Akram, the Sultan of Swing, told PTI.

The Gautam Gambhir-led side were reeling at the bottom half after four losses early in the tournament but fortunes changed midway and it ended second behind table-toppers Kings XI Punjab after league stage. Akram attributed team's turnaround to Gambhir's smart leadership.

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