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  • IPL 8: Battle of laggards as Punjab square off against Hyderabad 7 hours 22 minutes ago

    Mohali: Placed in the bottom half of the points table, both Kings XI Punjab and SunRisers Hyderabad would be looking to get out of the rut when they clash in an IPL cricket match on Monday. While Punjab are lying last with four losses from six matches, Hyderabad are slightly ahead...
  • IPL 2015: Dropped catches cost us against CSK, says Sanjay Bangar Yesterday

    Chennai: Disappointed with his team's massive IPL loss to Chennai Super Kings, Kings XI Punjab coach Sanjay Bangar criticised the fielding and said the dropped catch of Brendon McCullum proved to be decisive. Punjab lost by 97 runs while chasing a mammoth target of 193, which Chennai made on the back...
  • IPL 8: All-round Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs Yesterday

    Chennai Super Kings thrashed Kings XI Punjab by a huge margin of 97 runs on Saturday, extracting a sweet revenge for a string of three losses to them in the last season of the Indian Premier League. Brendon McCullum (66 off 44 balls) and Mahendra Singh Dhoni (41* off 27) propelled...
  • As it happened: Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 24 Yesterday

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Struggling to be consistent, Kings XI Punjab will have their task cut out when they take on the in-form Chennai Super Kings. CSK have lost just one of their five matches so far and are currently second on the...
  • IPL 8: KXIP have their task cut out as they face in-form Chennai 2 days ago

    Chennai: Struggling to be consistent, Kings XI Punjab will have their task cut out when they take on the in-form Chennai Super Kings in an IPL cricket match at the Chepauk here on Saturday. CSK have lost just one of their five matches so far and are currently second on the...
  • I will come good in later stages of IPL 8: Glenn Maxwell 2 days ago

    Glenn Maxwell believes the competitive and high-intensity Pepsi Indian Premier League 2015 even before the euphoria of Australia's World Cup win could die down has contributed to his lean run of form in the tournament so far. Maxwell, who was the highest run-getter for Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2014, has...
  • Feeling good about his game, Virender Sehwag seeks big runs in IPL 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Virender Sehwag still feels the insatiable hunger for scoring runs and says he would like to make the most of his current form by scoring 'big runs' for Kings XI Punjab in the ongoing Indian Premier League. Sehwag came into the IPL at the back of a decent domestic...
  • Super Over performances don't count in overall IPL stats 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Kings XI Punjab edged past table toppers Rajasthan Royals in a thrilling "Super Over" match in their Indian Premier League clash at Ahmedabad on tuesday night, but the individual displays in the tie-break don't count for overall statistics. A senior statistician with the BCCI told PTI that neither individual performances...
  • IPL 8: Maxwell's poor form a concern for KXIP, says Sehwag 4 days ago

    Virender Sehwag hopes Kings XI Punjab play better cricket in the coming games and not depend on luck. ...
  • Punjab: Crops on 2.94 lakh hectares damaged due to unseasonal rains 5 days ago

    Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana were the worst hit states in the recent unseasonal rains and hailstorm and have sought over Rs 10,100 crore as relief from the Centre for the affected farmers. Other affected states are Maharashtra (9.89 lakh hectares), Madhya Pradesh (5.70), Punjab (2.94), Bihar (1.86), Gujarat (1.75),...
  • Shaun Marsh's big-bang return makes Kings XI Punjab 'a happy team' 5 days ago

    Shaun Marsh announced his arrival in this year's IPL with a brilliant 40-ball 65 that helped Kings XI Punjab trounce the former champions in a nail-biter that was decided in a Super Over. While speaking to iplT20.com, Marsh opened up and spoke about his match-winning knock. "It was fantastic to be back...
  • Virender Sehwag credits Johnson, Axar Patel for win against RR 5 days ago

    Ahmedabad: After edging out Rajasthan Royals in a nail-biting IPL game, Kings XI Punjab captain Virender Sehwag credited local boy Axar Patel and Australian allrounder Mitchell Johnson for the victory. "It was a good game for us. Mitchell Johnson bowled and batted well, credit of the victory should go to Mitchell...
  • IPL 2015: Kings XI Punjab edge past Rajasthan Royals in Super Over 5 days ago

    In one of the most pulsating Super Over contests, a first in this edition of Indian Premier League cricket tournament, Kings XI Punjab edged out Rajasthan Royals to hand them their first defeat after five straight wins. After both teams were locked at 191, KXIP scored 15 as Shaun Marsh belted...
  • IPL 8: Can Punjab halt Rajasthan's unbeaten run? 5 days ago

    A struggling Kings XI Punjab will have to pull out all stops against the sole unbeaten side, Rajasthan Royals. ...
  • As it happened: Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 8, Match 18 5 days ago

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page 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. Rajasthan Royals have successfully dealt with all the challenges thrown at them...
  • Rahul Gandhi to go on a padyatra to meet farmers in Madhya Pradesh, Punjab 5 days ago

    New Delhi: After making a roaring comeback and delivering two strong, hard hitting speeches on the Land Acquisition Bill - one at a farmers rally and the other in the Lok Sabha, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is likely to go on a padyatra to states like Madhya Pradesh and...
  • Glenn Maxwell blames World Cup high for IPL form slump 6 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell believes the emotional high of his country's World Cup win has contributed to his form slump for Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League (IPL) this season. After Michael Clarke and his teammates lifted the Cup last month, the dynamic all-rounder has only registered scores...
  • IPL 2015: Kings XI Punjab seek revival against ruthless Rajasthan Royals 6 days 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 6 days 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 1 week ago

    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 1 week 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 1 week 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 April 19, 2015

    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 April 18, 2015

    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 April 18, 2015

    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 April 18, 2015

    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 April 18, 2015

    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...