Kings XI Punjab

Sport Cricket
Country India India
Home town Mohali
Founding year 2008
Series Indian Premier League,
Twenty20 Champions League
Website www.kxip.in

In the Indian Premier League the sports franchise based in Mohali and owned by Preity Zinta, Ness Wadia, Karan Paul and Mohit Burman is called as the Kings XI Punjab. To attain this franchise these four people have paid 76 million USD. The home ground of this team is the PCA stadium which has a capacity of 61500. The CEO of the team is Neil Maxwell.

In the 2008 season (April-May) of the Indian Premier League the Kings XI Punjab won the following matches aganist the IPL Teams. On 25th April 2008 at Mohali the team defeated Mumbai Indians by 66 runs. On 27th April 2008 at Mohali it defeated Delhi Daredevils by 4 wickets. On 1st May at Hyderabad it defeated Deccan Chargers by 7 wickets. On 3rd May 2008 at Mohali it defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 9 runs. On 5th May at Bangalore it defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 6 wickets. On 12th May 2008 at Mohali it defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 9 wickets. On 17th May 2008 at Delhi it defeated Delhi Daredevils by 6 runs. On 21st May at Mumbai it defeated Mumbai Indians by 1 run. On 23rd May 2008 at Mohali it defeated Deccan Chargers by 6 wickets. On 28th May 2008 at Mohali it defeated Rajasthan Royals by 41 runs.

The prominent players in the team are as follows. The captain of the team is the batsman Yuvraj Singh from India who was paid 1.063 million USD. The wicket keeper is Kumar Sangakkara from Sri Lanka who was paid 0.7 million USD. The all rounders in the team are Irfan Pathan from India for 0.925 million USD, Ramesh Powar from India for 0.17 million USD and James Hopes from Australia for 0.3 million USD. The batsmen in the team are Mahela Jayawardene from Sri Lanka for 0.475 million USD, Ramnaresh Sarwan from West Indies for 0.225 million USD and Simon Katich from Australia for 0.2 million USD. The bowlers in the team are Brett Lee from Australia for 0.9 million USD, S. Sreesanth from India for 0.625 million USD and Piyush Chawla from India for 0.4 million USD.

Major achievements

The Kings XI Punjab reached the semi final in the inaugural edition of the Indian Premier League in 2008.

  • Improve This Page Latest edit by mr Sporter
  • Share this page:

Member Activity

timscottseo

timscottseo gave a rating of 9 to Kings XI Punjab -

Match Results

Pune Supergiants

Pune Supergiants won a game against Kings Punjab (173 - 172) in the Indian Premier League -

Challengers

Challengers won a game against Kings Punjab (211 - 120) in the Indian Premier League -

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Sunrisers Hyderabad won a game against Kings Punjab (183 - 179) in the Indian Premier League -

Kings Punjab

Kings Punjab won a game against Mumbai Indians (127 - 124) in the Indian Premier League -

Latest Articles

Rising Pune Supergiants v Kings XI Punjab live & preview IPL 2016

Rising Pune Supergiants v Kings XI Punjab live & preview IPL 2016

The 53rd match of the 2016 Indian Premier League (IPL) will take place on Saturday 21st May at the Dr Continue reading


Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab live & preview IPL 2016

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab live & preview IPL 2016

The 50th match of the 2016 Indian Premier League (IPL) takes place on Wednesday at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore, when the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) host the Kings XI Punjab.After winning just two of their first seven fixtures in the 2016 IPL, RCB looked down and out as far as any chance of qualifying for the post-season knockout p... Continue reading


Kolkata Knight Riders v Rising Pune Supergiants IPL 2016 live & preview

Kolkata Knight Riders v Rising Pune Supergiants IPL 2016 live & preview

Match number 45 in the 2016 Indian Premier League (IPL) will take place at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata, when the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) welcome the Rising Pune Supergiants.While there is a distinctive group of five teams that have opened up a four point gap between themselves and the other competing sides in the 2016 IPL, and who look s... Continue reading


Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab live & preview IPL 2016

Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab live & preview IPL 2016

The Mumbai Indians take on the Kings XI Punjab in the 43rd game of the 2016 Indian Premier League (IPL) on Friday Continue reading


Team Roster

Name Position
Murali Vijay batsman
Kyle John Abbott bowler
Mandeep Singh batsman
Siddharth Chitnis batsman
Mahela Jayawardene batsman
Nitin Saini wicket-keeper
Konganda Charamanna Cariappa bowler
Sahil Kukreja
Wriddhiman Saha wicket-keeper
Mitchell Johnson bowler

Latest Forum Posts

Topic Posts Last Post By
The 19th 4
Big name sponsorships 11
Took a beating yesterday! 3
Brett Lee 7
Sreesanth Is Back! 6
Loading