Match No.3 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 will see Gujarat Lions (GL) take on two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). This will be the first match that will be played at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot. Suresh Raina, who is making a comeback, will have a strong team under his commands with the likes of Brendon McCullum, Jason Roy, Dwayne Smith, Praveen Kumar, among others. Lions will miss out on the services of Dwayne Bravo and Ravindra Jadeja for few initial games. On the other hand, Gautam Gambhir under his wings has an array of superstars to lead, such as Chris Woakes, Chris Lynn, Darren Bravo and Trent Boult. KKR, however, will be missing the services of Sunil Narine and Shakib Al Hasan for this game.