Kings XI Punjab 2018 Team full Squad and Team History in all Ten Edition of IPL.
The Kings XI Punjab are a franchise cricket team based in Mohali, Punjab, that plays in the Indian Premier League. However the team plays its home matches at the PCA Stadium, Mohali. Additionally since 2010 IPL, they have also been playing some of their home games at Dharamsala as well. PCA Stadium, Mohali was established in the year 1993 and has the seating capacity of 26000.
Kings XI Punjab : Lokesh Rahul(w), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Aaron Finch, Yuvraj Singh, Ravichandran Ashwin(c), Andrew Tye, Barinder Sran, Manoj Tiwary, Akshdeep Nath, Ben Dwarshuis, Pardeep Sahu, Mayank Dagar, Manzoor Dar, Mohit Sharma, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Axar Patel, David Miller, Marcus Stoinis, Ankit Rajpoot.
Coach : Virender Sehwag (Head coach)
Owners : Preity Zinta, Ness Wadia, Karan Paul, Mohit Burman
Captain : Ravichandran Ashwin
Here is the list of players taken by Kings XI Punjab in 2018 IPL auction.
As per IPL rules, a franchise can have a maximum of 27 players in the squad with 9 overseas cricketers. Purse Remaining – 10 Lakh.
Kings XI Punjab has retained only Axar Patel for Rs 6.75 Crores in the retension policy. They have also used their RTM (Right to Match the Bid) for David Miller – Rs 3 Crores. Kings XI Punjab took the unsold player Chris Gayle for Rs 2 Crores in the third round of bid.
Probable playing eleven for the SunRisers Hyderabad team in the 2018 ipl.
Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Lokesh Rahul (WK), Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, David Miller, Marcus Stoinis, Ravichandran Ashwin (c), Axar Patel, Mohit Sharma, Andrew Tye.
Fifties scored by a batsman in debut innings for Kings XI Punjab :
95 runs by Glen Maxwell, 2014.
51 by KL RAHUL, in 2018 moreover this was the fastest fifty in IPL came up in just 14 balls.
84* by Shaun Marsh, 2008.
71 by J Hopes, 2008.
54 by Kumar Sangakkara, 2008.
51* runs by R McLaren, 2011.
Head to Head History of Kings XI Punjab in IPL :
KXI Punjab has the less win persentage over the Kolkata Knight Riders, they have won only 7 matches out of 21 matches and lost in 14 matches. Moreover one of the most intresting fact is at Eden Gardens, Kolkata Kings XI Punjab won only 2 match and Kolkata Knight Riders won in 7 matches.
However KXIP lead the head-to-head numbers against Delhi Daredevils, having won 11 match and lost in 10 games to Daredevils.
Against SRH, Sunrisers Hyderabad have won all their four games against Kings XI Punjab in Mohali. Moreover in head-to-head encounters 6 matches won by SRH in their last six encounter.
Also KXIP has less success against Chennai Super Kings, however they have manage to won 6 matches and lost 10 match to CSK. Moreover in their home ground, Mohali KXIP has won 1 and lost 3 games to Chennai Super Kings.
NOTE : The above information is till the 2018 edition of IPL