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  • IPL 2015: Kings XI Punjab seek revival against ruthless Rajasthan Royals 5 hours 53 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: A struggling Kings XI Punjab will have to pull out all stops against the sole unbeaten side, Rajasthan Royals, when the two teams clash in an Indian Premier League match here on Tuesday. Rajasthan Royals have successfully dealt with all the challenges thrown at them in the five games they...
  • IPL 2015: David Miller credits stint with KXIP for career upswing 22 hours 12 minutes ago

    David Miller was just about two years old when his father, Andrew, gifted him a golf set. When Andrew, also a club-level cricketer, rolled the ball towards Miller junior to see how his son went, David swung the club like a bat striking the ball hard. Coming from a sporting family,...
  • IPL 8: All's not Maxwell with Kings XI Punjab Yesterday

    Last year this time, Kings XI Punjab were feasting on M&M - not the famous chocolate, but their own version of it that expands to Maxwell and Miller. This year same time, the sweet spot on the two willows is yet to fulfill its promise. Glenn Maxwell and David Miller took...
  • IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan is still our trump card, says Wasim Akram Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 2 days 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 2 days 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...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 8, Match 14 2 days ago

    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...
  • Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab to attend Congress rally in Delhi 2 days ago

    Chandigarh: Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab will participate in Congress's farmers rally in Delhi on Sunday against the Centre's land acquisition bill. "Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab will join the Kisan rally in national capital tomorrow," Punjab Congress Chief Partap Singh Bajwa said in Chandigarh on Saturday. As many as 300 buses...
  • IPL 2015: Title holders Kolkata look for consistency against Punjab 3 days ago

    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 4 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...
  • Filmmaker Satish Kaushik visits Amritsar after over a decade 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik is going to Amritsar after over a decade for Abhishek Chaubey's 'Udta Punjab'. "On the flight to Amritsar to join the cast of movie #UdtaPunjab... going to golden temple city after 12 years... Jo bole so nihaal, Satsriyakaal," Satish tweeted on Thursday. The upcoming film stars...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj, Mayank end Delhi Daredevils' 11-match losing streak 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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...
  • Punjab assembly bypoll: SAD wrests Dhuri seat from Congress 6 days ago

    Sangrur: Ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) won the Dhuri assembly seat from Congress in Punjab on Wednesday. SAD candidate Gobind Singh Longowal, a former minister and three-time MLA, drubbed Congress-Sanjha Morcha joint candidate Simar Partap Singh, a political greenhorn and grand son of former Governor and Chief Minister Surjit Singh...
  • IPL 8: KXIP don't just rely on Maxwell and Miller, says Joe Dawes 6 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 6 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 6 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...
  • 'Udta Punjab' is big risk I've taken; it is the hardest character I have played till date: Alia Bhatt 1 week ago

    Mumbai: She portrayed a young, rich girl in her debut film 'Student of The Year' and then a vibrant and free-spirited girl in '2 States' and 'Highway'. However, the 22-year-old Alia Bhatt says 'Udta Punjab' is a "risk" she has taken in her career. For her, 'Udta Punjab' is the "hardest...
  • Pakistan Punjab government challenges 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's release in SC 1 week ago

    Punjab: Pakistan Punjab government has challenged 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Lakhvi's release in the Supreme Court. It has sought that a fresh detention order be issued. The Islamabad High Court had on Monday set a two-month deadline for the trial court to conclude hearing in the 26/11 attack case. It had...
  • IPL 8: Lucky to play alongside a legend like Sehwag, says Glenn Maxwell 1 week 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 April 13, 2015

    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 April 13, 2015

    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 April 13, 2015

    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 April 13, 2015

    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 April 12, 2015

    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,...