Kings XI Punjab is a professional t20 cricket team that participated in Indian Premier League since 2008. KXIP are yet to win IPLT20 trophy but team has performed quite well in the championship. Punjab was finalist in 2014 season.
Kings XI Punjab in Nutshell
|Owner||KPH Dream Cricket Private Limited|
|Home Ground||Punjab Cricket Association Stadium|
IPL 2019 Auction
Kings XI Punjab retained 9 players from previous edition as they retained top players like captain Ashwin Chris Gayle, KL Rahul, Andrew Tye, David Miller, and Karun Nair ahead of VIVO Indian Premier League 2019 auction. KXIP released once middle order star Yuvraj Singh before heading into auction as team released a total 11 members from 2018 season.
Marcus Stoinis was traded with Mandeep Singh of Royal Challengers Bangalore. KXIP purchased Varun Chakaravarthy, Sam Curran, Mohammad Shami, Prabhsimran Singh, Nicolas Pooran, Moises Henriques, Hardus Viljoen, Darshan Nalkande, Sarfaraz Naushad Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Agnivesh Ayachi, Harpreet Brar and M. Ashwin in the Vivo IPL 2019 auction in Jaipur.
Kings XI Punjab 2019 Squad
Kings XI Punjab have got some terrific players who can lead team towards winning way. KL Rahul, Mandeep Singh, Gayle, Miller, Pooran, Sam Curran and Karun Nair are the key batsmen in the side.
|1.||Ravichandran Ashwin (Captain)||India||Bowler|
|3.||Chris Gayle||West Indies||Batsman|
|4.||David Miller||South Africa||Batsman|
|8.||Ankit Singh Rajpoot||India||Bowler|
|9.||Mujeeb Ur Rahman||Afghanistan||Bowler|
|17.||Sarfaraz Naushad Khan||India||All-Rounder|
|21.||Nicolas Pooran||West Indies||Wicket-Keeper|
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