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  • CLT20: Punjab beat Cobras by 7 wickets to make it four in a row 3 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    (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 6 days ago

    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 21, 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...
  • Wriddhiman Saha rates 35run Test knock higher than IPL century June 4, 2014

    New Delhi: He has been the focus of attention after a magnificent hundred in the IPL final but Wriddhiman Saha rates a longforgotten 35run Test knock in Australia higher than his latest feat. "Although the context was completely different but I would rate the innings of 35 in the Adelaide Test...
  • Kings XI Punjab had faith in Sehwag's capabilities, says Bangar June 4, 2014

    Though Virender Sehwag is going through a rough phase but Kings XI Punjab coach Sanjay Bangar said the team had full confidence in the dashing opener's capabilities in the IPL 7. Riding on Sehwag's scintillating ton, Punjab cruised to a 24run victory over Chennai Super Kings to enter the final of...
  • 'Veer is indeed the winner!': how Kolkata Knight Riders fans celebrated as the team lifted the IPL 2014 trophy June 2, 2014

    It was a Sunday night to remember for all Kolkata Knight Riders fans. The final IPL match between KKR and KXIP began trending as a Veer vs Zaara competition on Twitter a day before the faceoff as Shah Rukh Khan and Preity Zinta's teams got ready for the action. What...
  • Kolkata goes euphoric after KKR's blockbuster IPL7 win June 2, 2014

    Kolkata: Kolkata erupted in joy twice over as firecrackers lit up the sky and fans were out on streets after the home franchise, Kolkata Knight Riders registered a nailbiting threewicket win over Kings XI Punjab for their second IPL title. No sooner Piyush Chawla sealed the chase with a boundary in...
  • Wriddhiman Saha had promised me to play a cracking innings: Coach June 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Jayanto Bhowmick's voice was choked as he spoke about his favourite ward Wriddhiman Saha's "careerdefining knock" which he felt came at the right time in his career. "It is the best day of my life. Any coach would wait for this particular day when his student does something special....
  • 'My constant tweeting is a sign of nervous excitement', says SRK as his team gets ready for the IPL finale June 1, 2014

    Bangalore: Shah Rukh Khan's Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the title in 2012 and they have again reached the finals of the seventh edition being played here Sunday. The superstar admits to being nervous, but says he has nothing to lose and tweeted a picture...
  • It's time for KXIP vs KKR in IPL 2014: this is what would have happened if Veer vs Zaara was made into a movie June 1, 2014

    Another exciting season of the Indian Premier League draws to a close today. Millions of cricket fans are going to be glued to the screens to see their favourite team win. This year's final is more than just cricket, it is a Bollywood war between the biggest stars ever. Team...
  • IPL 7: Cometh the hour, cometh Virender Sehwag May 30, 2014

    Virender Sehwag scored the second century in the seventh edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) when he smashed a ton off just 50 balls against Chennai Super Kings in the Qualifier 2 on Friday at Wankhede in Mumbai. Sehwag rolled back the years as he smashed 122 off just 58...
  • IPL 7, Qualifier 2: Final push by Punjab, Chennai in battle of equals May 30, 2014

    After dominating the seventh edition of IPL, Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab would have expected to fight it out for the title in the final. On the contrary now one team has to face the truth of elimination in the Qualifier 2 to be played at the Wankhede...
  • Rain threatens KKRKXIP match, Punjab to qualify in case of a washout May 28, 2014

    Uncertainty surrounds IPL's first qualifier between Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab to be played at the Eden Gardens today, thanks to unfavourable weather. The match was washed off on Tuesday and faces a similar fate today as Kolkata remains under a heavy cloud cover. Kolkata received light showers in...
  • I am very much eyeing the England tour: Parvinder Awana May 27, 2014

    Kings XI Punjab pacer Parvinder Awana has set his sights on the upcoming tour of England to make a comeback into the Indian cricket team. The 27yearold Awana, who has played for India in two T20s, has impressed KXIP bowling coach Joe Dawes, who is hoping that the bowler gets back...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders not willing to take Virender Sehwag lightly May 27, 2014

    Kolkata: He may not have set the Indian Premier League (IPL) on fire with his batting, but Kings XI Punjab opener Virender Sehwag is not being taken likely by Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss who hopes the dashing batsman would get out early during their encounter Tuesday. Speaking to the...
  • IPL 7, Qualifier 1: Form guide of Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders May 27, 2014

    The most consistent team of IPL 7 will be up against the most resilient side of the current edition when Kings XI Punjab locks horns with Kolkata Knight Riders in the first qualifier of the Indian Premier League on Tuesday. Punjab have been the most outstanding team this season to...
  • IPL 7: Tonup Lendl Simmons leads Mumbai to a 7wicket win over Punjab May 22, 2014

    Lendl Simmons (100 off 61) scored the first century of IPL 7 as he led Mumbai Indians to an emphatic sevenwicket win over Kings XI Punjab in Mohali. Simmons led Mumbai's charge from the very beginning and struck 14 fours and 2 sixes during his unbeaten 100run knock. Chasing a competitive target...
  • Every win gives KXIP confidence and selfbelief, says Bailey May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Having consolidated their position at the top of the points table with their ninth victory in IPL 7, Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey feels every win is vital as it increases confidence and self belief among the players going into the business end of the tournament. Kings XI...
  • IPL 7: Captain George Bailey gives free hand to execute plans, says Akshar Patel May 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Kings XI Punjab, over the years, have unearthed some serious talents in IPL and the latest from their stable is young Gujarat leftarm spinner Akshar Patel, who attributes much of his success in the seventh edition to the flexible thought process of teams captain George Bailey. "You automatically get...
  • IPL 7: Toporder cameos help Punjab chase down Hyderabad's 205 May 14, 2014

    Wriddhiman Saha, Glenn Maxwell and Manan Vohra played out of their skin to script Kings XI Punjab's sixwicket win after their second successful 200plus chase of the season, which outdid a stunning knock from Sunrisers Hyderabad's wicketkeeper batsman Naman Ojha. Ojha, promoted up the order as a pinch hitter, responded with...
  • Naman Ojha blitz one of the best in IPL 7 May 14, 2014

    After Yuvraj Singh's stellar performance on Tuesday night, Indian Premier League witnessed yet another boundary fest on Wednesday, and this time by Sunrisers Hyderabad wicketkeeper batsman Naman Ojha. Ojha bludgeoned his way to an unbeaten 36ball 79 as Hyderabad posted a mammoth 205 against Kings XI Punjab in a mustwin match...
  • KXIP look to finish on top of IPL7 points table, says Joe Dawes May 10, 2014

    Bangalore: Kings XI Punjab bowling coach Joe Dawes on Saturday said his team is aiming to finish at the top of the points table so that it could get two shots to make the finals of the ongoing Indian Premier League. Finishing in the top two spots provide the first teams...
  • IPL 2014: Punjab look to cement top spot against Bangalore May 9, 2014

    Glenn Maxwell will be the cynosure of all eyes when a rampaging Kings XI Punjab take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Friday. Maxwell, who fell within touching distance of a century for the fourth time in...