KINGS XI PUNJAB

  • IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan is still our trump card, says Wasim Akram 13 hours 53 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 14 hours 33 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 2015: We did not bat or field well, says KXIP skipper Bailey 22 hours 45 minutes ago

    Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey said his side scored 20 runs short and missed a few catches besides a couple of run outs to bow down to title holders Kolkata Knight Riders in an Indian Premier League game on Saturday. "We were 20 runs short with the bat, we dropped...
  • IPL 8: Andre Russell blitz takes KKR to four-wicket win over KXIP Yesterday

    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...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 8, Match 14 Yesterday

    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 so...
  • 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 4 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: Delhi Daredevils eye first win against Kings XI Punjab 4 days ago

    Delhi Daredevils take on Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League match and DD will be hoping to open their account in IPL 8. ...
  • Sandeep Sharma: Kings XI Punjab's rising star 4 days ago

    Kings XI Punjab pacer Sandeep Sharma told CNN-IBN that he is happy with his performance in the IPL 8 so far and wants Punjab to continue good run. ...
  • As it happened: KXIP vs DD, IPL 8, Match 10 4 days ago

    After losing their opening encounter to Chennai Super Kings by a mere run, the Jean-Paul Duminy-led side was undone by Rajasthan Royals by 3 wickets in their backyard at the Feroz Shah Kotla and their winless run was stretched to 11 games for over two seasons in the cash-rich league. It's...
  • 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: Preparing for out-of-the-blue situations helps, says Karanveer 5 days ago

    Chandigarh: Kings XI Punjab leg-spinner Karanveer Singh says preparing for 'out-of-the-blue' situations helped the team survive the onslaught of Harbhajan Singh in their last IPL match against Mumbai Indians. "Yes, it is true that if Mumbai Indians had one more over to go, results may have changed in their favour. But...
  • IPL 8: Lucky to play alongside a legend like Sehwag, says Glenn Maxwell 6 days ago

    New Delhi: There aren't too many better exponents of explosive batting in shortest version than Glenn Maxwell but on his own admission, the Australian all-rounder feels that he is lucky to be playing alongside Kings XI Punjab team-mate Virender Sehwag in the Indian Premier League. Maxwell, who starred in his first...
  • IPL 8: Mitchell Johnson feels pacers can take KXIP all the way 6 days ago

    Mitchell Johnson took two crucial wickets as Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 18 runs in their IPL8 match at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday. Punjab pacers swung the new ball prodigiously to land decisive blows. None of Mumbai batsmen were able to cope up against some...
  • IPL 8: Tried my best but couldn't finish the game, says Harbhajan 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians went down by 18 runs in a bizarre batting display against Kings XI Punjab in their Pepsi IPL 2015 encounter at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Sunday (April 12). Given Mumbai's rickety start - they were 25 for 4 at one stage - a convincing thrashing loomed...
  • IPL 8: George Bailey wants Kings XI Punjab to be consistent 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey on Sunday said that his side were the deserved winners in their IPL cricket match against Mumbai Indians though Harbhajan Singh's blinder of an innings gave them some anxious moments. "It got a little hairy there at the end. T20, that is what happens....
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma blames batsmen for Mumbai's loss to KXIP 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Succumbing to their second straight defeat in the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday said his batsmen got out to poor shots against the Kings XI Punjab here. Kings XI won the game by 18 runs at the Wankhede stadium. "I thought we lost it in...
  • IPL 8: Harbhajan's 64 off 24 in vain as Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 18 runs 1 week 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,...
  • IPL 8: Sachin Tendulkar gets the most cheers at Wankhede 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar may have hung up his bat about 17 months back, but the cheers that he received from a sea of fans at the Wankhede stadium on Sunday showed the aura around the little master has not faded a bit. While cheers for those in the playing eleven is...
  • 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: Mumbai Indians take on Kings XI Punjab in battle of first-game losers 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Former champions Mumbai Indians take on last year's runners-up Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium in an IPL match here on Sunday in a game that promises plenty of action while offering a chance for both teams to get into winning ways after losses in their lung-openers. While MI...
  • Glenn Maxwell, David Miller blast bowlers at KXIP's practice session 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Australia's hard-hitting batsman Glenn Maxwell and South Africa's middle-order batsman David Miller made a mockery of the bowlers during Kings XI Punjab's practice session at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL) runners-up Kings XI Punjab face 2013 champions Mumbai Indians on Sunday. Maxwell was the first one...
  • 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...
  • IPL 8: Changing the batting order was a bad idea, says George Bailey April 11, 2015

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey rued making changes to the batting order, saying it played a part in their defeat against Rajasthan Royals in the match, on Friday. Punjab sent Wriddhiman Saha at number three and Axar Patel came to bat at number five ahead of David Miller. "We could...
  • 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...