Despite being out injured since February South African all-rounder Kallis is ready to play for KKR in their first IPL game of 2013.
There is good news for reigning IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders as their second highest run scorer in 2012, Jacques Kallis, has returned to the side.
Kallis has been struggling with an injury since February but has arrived in Kolkata ahead of his side’s first game of the tournament today.
The South African admits that there is added pressure on the Knight Riders this season being champions but the franchise is ready to defend their title.
KKR begin their IPL defence against Delhi Daredevils today. Watch the live stream here.