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  • IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan is still our trump card, says Wasim Akram 5 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Yusuf Pathan may not have set this edition of the IPL ablaze with his powerful batting just yet but Kolkata Knight Riders bowling consultant Wasim Akram feels the swashbuckling all-rounder is still the team's "trump card" and one of the biggest hitters in cricket's shortest format. After making an...
  • IPL 8: Intention is to attack and take wickets, says KXIP's Sandeep Sharma 6 hours 5 minutes ago

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) medium-pacer Sandeep Sharma has said that Twenty20 is a format which is harsh on the bowlers and the intention should be to always attack and try to pick up wickets. Sandeep finished with excellent figures of 4-1-25-4 with an economy rate of 6.25 in an Indian...
  • IPL 8: Andre Russell blitz takes KKR to four-wicket win over KXIP 22 hours 40 minutes ago

    Pune: Andre Russell's spectacular all-round performance helped defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders thrashed Kings XI Punjab by 4 wickets on Saturday. The Jamaican allrounder hit a blistering 66 from 36 balls after his KKR were reeling at 60 for five as KKR cantered to victory target of 156 in 17.5 overs...
  • IPL 2015: Title holders Kolkata look for consistency against Punjab Yesterday

    Pune: Their campaign off to a sedate start, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders would look to return to winning ways when they take on a dangerous Kings XI Punjab in their next Indian Premier League match, on Saturday. The Gautam Gambhir-led Kolkata side had a mixed outing in the T20 tournament...
  • 'Fit' Gautam Gambhir set to join KKR teammates in Pune 3 days ago

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir is set to join his team in Pune for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) fixture against Kings XI Punjab on Saturday after being down with fever and a stomach bug for several days. "Ah, recovering well. Thanks for ur wishes they mean...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj, Mayank end Delhi Daredevils' 11-match losing streak 3 days ago

    Opener Mayank Aggarwal and Yuvraj Singh struck half centuries as Delhi Daredevils snapped their 11-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets here today. Chasing a challenging 166 for a win, Aggarwal (68) and Yuvraj (55) shared 106 runs for the third wicket...
  • IPL 8: KXIP don't just rely on Maxwell and Miller, says Joe Dawes 4 days ago

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab's batting riches have left the team in a slight quandary, if Joe Dawes, the team's bowling coach, is to be believed. M Vijay and Virender Sehwag, the openers, followed by Wriddhiman Saha, Glenn Maxwell, David Miller and George Bailey, the captain, form the core of Punjab's batting...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils look to end losing streak against Kings XI Punjab 4 days ago

    Pune: Still searching for a win in IPL 8 after two near misses, Delhi Daredevils take on an upbeat Kings XI Punjab in their third game of the tournament on Wednesday. After losing their opening encounter to Chennai Super Kings by a mere run, the Jean-Paul Duminy-led side was undone by...
  • IPL 8: Harbhajan's 64 off 24 in vain as Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 18 runs 6 days ago

    Harbhajan Singh played a blinder of an innings to single-handedly take Mumbai Indians to striking distance of a dramatic victory with a stunning 24-ball 64 before his side lost their IPL match against Kings XI Punjab by 18 runs in an exciting contest on Sunday. The out of favour India player,...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 7 1 week ago

    for LIVE blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. Former champions Mumbai Indians take on last year's runners-up Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium in an IPL match in a game that promises plenty of action while offering a chance for both teams to get into winning ways after...
  • IPL 8: I bowled according to a plan, says Anureet Singh April 11, 2015

    Anureet Singh was the star of the match for Kings XI Punjab as his spell helped the home side restrict Rajasthan Royals to a modest total of 162. Speaking to IPLT20.com, Anureet thought it was a close game and the batting didn't come off but that can be worked on. "Obviously...
  • Watch: Tim Southee, Karun Nair combine to take a stunning catch in IPL 8 April 11, 2015

    Rajasthan Royals' duo Tim Southee and Karun Nair showed an incredible bit of skill and teamwork to take an outstanding catch and prevent a six for the Rajasthan Royals on Friday in an Indian Premier League match against Kings XI Punjab. George Bailey's shot towards long on was plucked out of...
  • IPL 8: All-round Faulkner helps Rajasthan to a 26-run win over Punjab April 10, 2015

    Pune: Australian all-rounder James Faulkner conjured up a crucial 46-run knock and then took three wickets as Rajasthan Royals pipped Kings XI Punjab by 26 runs on Friday. Rajasthan managed to get on board a respectable 162 for seven, thanks to Faulkner's fearless batting, after being invited to bat on a...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 3 April 10, 2015

    For Live updates, scroll down to bottom of the page Kings XI Punjab would look to adapt quickly to their new 'home ground' when they lock horns with former champions Rajasthan Royals in their campaign opener. The Royals, who have three 2015 World Cup winners in Shane Watson, Steven Smith and...
  • IPL 8: Regrouped KXIP all set for new season, says George Bailey April 9, 2015

    Pune: George Bailey, skipper of Kings XI Punjab the IPL 2014 season runners-up on Thursday said his team has been training hard and aims to get off to a positive start against Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League (IPL) when the two sides clash on Friday. "It's been a quick...
  • IPL8: Condom ad on jersey leaves KXIP players grinning, shying April 9, 2015

    A team consisting of youngsters like David Miller, Manan Vohra, Axar Patel and Glenn Maxwell, Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) have struck a deal with a leading condom brand that has left the players blushing and a bit embarrassed. The Punjab franchise on Tuesday morning struck a last-minute sponsorship deal with a...
  • IPL 8: Glenn Maxwell key to Kings XI Punjab's success April 2, 2015

    Although Glenn Maxwell doesn't approve of the moniker he has earned himself, he is the 'Big Show' through and through. Maxwell has, over time, established a reputation for having only one solution to every problem - attack. Irrespective of the situation of the game, Maxwell plays his strokes. When they...
  • IPL 8: Kings XI Punjab announce sale of tickets March 30, 2015

    Kings XI Punjab have announced the sale of match tickets for their home games in Pune for the upcoming IPL season 8. The tickets will be sold online at www.bookmyshow.com/kxip and kxip.in. In addition to this, a detailed list of on-ground outlets (in various cities) will be available on the...
  • Virender Sehwag's comeback difficult, age catching up: family admits March 18, 2015

    Virender Sehwag is a name that used to give nightmares to even the best of bowlers. With two triple centuries in Tests, a double in ODIs and titles like 'Sultan of Multan' and 'Nawab of Najafgarh' to his name, the former India opener was the apple of every Indian eye....
  • RCB get Mandeep Singh from KXIP for 2015 IPL season February 5, 2015

    Royal Challengers Bangalore have traded top-order batsman Mandeep Singh from Kings XI Punjab ahead of the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), starting April 9. Mandeep has been a consistent performer at the domestic and junior levels, and also in the IPL, over the years. He won the Emerging...
  • CLT20: Punjab beat Cobras by 7 wickets to make it four in a row September 28, 2014

    Mohali: A clinical Kings XI Punjab steamrolled Cape Cobras by seven wickets for their fourth win in a row as they ended their Group B engagements with a flourish in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament on Sunday. With this win, Punjab, who have already qualified for the semi-finals, have finished on...
  • CLT20: Kings XI Punjab thrash Northern Knights to reach semis September 26, 2014

    Mohali: Kings XI Punjab put up yet another dominating performance as they outclassed Northern Knights from New Zealand by a whopping 120 runs to enter the semi-finals in their maiden appearance in the Champions League T20 on Friday. Put into bat, Kings XI Punjab puty up a massive 215 for five,...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Northern Knights, CLT20, Match 13 September 26, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Their confidence on a high following back-to-back wins, Kings XI Punjab would definitely start as overwhelming favourites against Northern Knights. Kings XI are presently at the second position in Group B with two wins from as many games. Hobart Hurricanes are...
  • CLT20: Kings XI Punjab start favourites against Northern Knights September 26, 2014

    Mohali: Their confidence on a high following back-to-back wins, Kings XI Punjab would definitely start as overwhelming favourites against Northern Knights in a Group B match of the Champions League T20 on Friday. Kings XI are presently at the second position in Group B with two wins from as many games....
  • CLT20: Our players need to challenge their own levels, says KXIP coach Bangar September 23, 2014

    Chandigarh: Kings XI Punjab may have shown their mettle, winning two games so far in the Champions League T20, but the team coach Sanjay Bangar said that there is still a scope for improvement. "I just feel there is a scope for lot of improvement. I believe that our players need...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Barbados Tridents, CLT20 Match 5 September 20, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After launching their campaign on a winning note, IPL finalists Kings XI Punjab will look to dish out another dominating performance when they face the formidable Barbados Tridents. The Kings XI came into the tournament on the back of a successful...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Hobart Hurricanes, CLT20 September 18, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After their bestever show at IPL 7, Kings XI Punjab will look to continue their aggressive brand of cricket when they start their campaign against Hobart Hurricanes in a Group B match of the Champions League Twenty20 on Thursday. Riding on...
  • Never term coaches as Indian or overseas, says Sanjay Bangar September 18, 2014

    India's assistant cricket coach Sanjay Bangar feels competence, not nationality, should be the sole criteria while judging a coach and criticism should never be based on whether the person is an Indian or not. "It should never be termed as an Indian or an overseas coach. We need to get over...
  • Kings XI Punjab look to tame Hobart Hurricanes in CLT20 debut September 18, 2014

    Mohali: After their bestever show at IPL 7, Kings XI Punjab will look to continue their aggressive brand of cricket when they start their campaign against Hobart Hurricanes in a Group B match of the Champions League Twenty20 on Thursday. Riding on their powerpacked batting lineup, Punjab took the IPL7 by...