newscricket14 days ago

IPL 2019 | KXIP need to build core group for upcoming seasons, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin has stated that the Kings XI Punjab need to build a core group for the upcoming seasons of the Indian Premier League. The Kings had started afresh with a completely revamped squad in the 2018 auctions as they had only retained one player from the previous season.
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newscricket15 days ago

IPL 2019 | Building camaraderie with people from different countries a real standout for me, says David Miller

David Miller has said that meeting people from different countries and building friendship is a real standout for him in the Indian Premier League. Miller has been a regular for Kings XI Punjab since his inclusion into the side back in 2012 but his willow hasn’t spilled fire this season.
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featurecricket21 days ago

SRH vs KXIP | Player Ratings - KL Rahul’s 79-run innings of no use as Kings XI Punjab lose to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 45 runs

Chasing a target of 213 runs, Kings XI Punjab suffered an epic collapse and apart from KL Rahul, no one really tried to assert himself at the crease. The loss, however, has been a massive repercussion for the Punjab-based franchise as they will have to take the hard way for a spot in the playoffs.
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newscricket25 days ago

VIDEO | Virat Kohli mocks Mankading to celebrate R Ashwin’s dismissal leaving latter furious

Virat Kohli might the best batsman in the world at the moment but as far as being a product of the “gentleman’s game” goes he has failed in every aspect of it. One such incident happened on Wednesday when the RCB skipper mocked R Ashwin’s Mankading leaving the spinner absolutely furious.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Chris Gayle, KL Rahul have been great for us this season, says David Miller

David Miller heaped praise on Kings XI Punjab openers KL Rahul and Chris Gayle who have been standout performers for the Punjab-based franchise in the ongoing season of the IPL. Miller further added that R Ashwin has been a great captain this season and prefers to lead by example on the field.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Destiny in KXIP's hands to qualify for playoffs, says Mike Hesson

After Kings XI Punjab’s loss against Delhi Capitals, Mike Hesson has stated the the side’s destiny is in their own hands. KXIP are currently placed in a precarious position on the points table, having won five out of ten matches played until now, they only have four more matches left.
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featurecricketa month ago

DC vs KXIP | Player Ratings: Chris Gayle heroic knock in vain as other batsmen fail to step up in Kings XI Punjab’s loss to Delhi Capitals

Chris Gayle played another maverick knock to get KXIP off to a brisk start but was let down by other batsmen as Punjab lost by five wickets. Batting first, KXIP looked good for 180 plus score, but a batting collapse meant that DC were able to claw back into the game and restrict the visitors to 163.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | KXIP have been a sleeper hit in this IPL, says Harsha Bhogle

Harsha Bhogle has stated that the Kings XI Punjab have been a sleeper hit in this year’s Indian Premier League, despite the fact that they were termed as underdogs by many analysts. The Ravichandran Ashwin-led side has already won five out of the nine matches they have played so far.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Right time to get to 10-point mark in the tournament, says Ravichandran Ashwin

After KXIP’s win over RR in yesterday's game, Ravichandran Ashwin has stated that it is the right time to get 10 points in the tournament. KXIP are placed at the fourth position on the points table with five wins in nine matches and have five more matches left in the league stage.
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featurecricketa month ago

MI vs KXIP | Player Ratings - KL Rahul century goes in vain as Kings XI Punjab bowlers hand their team a loss against Mumbai Indians

KL Rahul struck what possibly could be this IPL’s purest century, but on the face of Kieron Pollard’s onslaught, it all ended in despair. The bowlers, especially Ankit Rajpoot, was not up to the mark and despite having the game under control for most parts, Kings XI Punjab lost by three wickets.
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