Kings XI Punjab Squad

Kings XI Punjab Squad


Kings XI Punjab Squad

Kings XI Punjab is the official team of Indian Premier League. It is the only team from Indian state Punjab. Punjabis have a huge love and respect for cricket that’s why Kings XI Punjab has huge fan following. The team is famous for big names of cricket and also it gives chance to new talent.

The team presents a long area in India. The flag of Kings Xi Punjab has the words “K, J, H, P, H” which means the team presents Kashmir, Jammu, Himachal Pardesh, Punjab and Haryana. 4 owners jointly own the team in which Bollywood actress Preity Zinta is also a member of owner group.

Titles Won

It is bad luck for the team that it could make it way to final only once in 12 years. However, team couldn’t win the final and lost it by KKR in 2014. Also, Kings XI Punjab qualified for the playoff only 2 times in 2008 and 2014. Here is the graph of the last 12 year progress of Kings XI Punjab.

Kings XI Punjab Squad

If we see the player’s progress of Kings XI Punjab squad last year, there are not much describable efforts by the players. KL Rahul was the player who made highest score by team and standing at No. 2 over all the list with 593 runs. Only other player in top 10 was Chris Gayle with 490 runs and standing at No. 6. KL Rahul is at No. 4 in most fours list with 49 fours in the tournament. Chris Gayle throw the ball 34 times out of the ground for six and standing at No. 2 in highest sixes list.

KL Rahul is once again at No. 2 in most fifties list with 6 fifties in the same tournament. In bowlers, no one could show outstanding performance.  Only Muhammad Shami is in the list of most wicket taking bowlers with 7th position.

King XI Punjab picked Glenn Maxwell for 10.75 crore and made him the second most expensive player of the auction 2020. Also, team picked Sheldon Cottrell as a bowler for 8.5 crores and made him the 4th most expensive player of auction

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Kings XI Punjab Squad

  • KL Rahul
  • Chris Gayle
  • Arshdeep Singh
  • Darshan Nalkande
  • Krishnappa Gowtham
  • Hardus Viljoen
  • Harpreet Brar
  • Jagadeesha Suchith
  • Karun Nair
  • Mandeep Singh
  • Mayank Agarwal
  • Mohammad Shami
  • Mujeeb Ur Rahman
  • Murugan Ashwin
  • Nicholas Pooran
  • Sarfaraz Khan
  • Glenn Maxwell
  • Sheldon Cottrell
  • Deepak Hooda
  • Ishan Porel
  • Ravi Bishnoi
  • Jimmy Neesham
  • Chris Jordan
  • Tajinder Singh
  • Simran Singh

Kings XI Punjab

Team Management

Captain: KL Rahul

Coach: Anil Kumble

Home Ground: PCA IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali

Owner: KPH Dream Cricket Private Limited ( Mohit Burman 46%, Ness Wadia 23%, Preity Zinta 23%, Karan Paul 8% )

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