Indian Premier League (IPL) is ready to start from April 9, 2021. Punjab Kings who just lately modified their identify from Kings XI Punjab will look to start out afresh this season of IPL in 2021. 2014 was Punjab’s greatest season when George Bailey was the captain of the group. Glenn Maxwell was the star that season. However aside from that season, Punjab has principally stayed out of the highest 4 within the league, thus, not qualifying for the play-offs.
Listed below are the highest 5 gamers that would shine for Punjab Kings this season:
Chris Gayle: The Huge West Indian has been round for fairly a while now. However he’s but to lose his contact. Gayle is performing properly in virtually all of the T20 Leagues within the World. Just lately, he additionally performed for West Indies once more and made a q=request for a return again to the WI aspect. One participant who has performed greater than 400 matches however nonetheless is hungry for extra. He’s one participant to undoubtedly be careful for.
Nicholas Pooran: Yet one more Caribbean within the Punjab ranks, Pooran is an excellent timer of the ball. He has a strike fee of 144 in 164 T20s as a specialist opener. Pooran was picked by Punjab to strengthen their batting line-up. Sadly, he hasn’t been in a position to blast on the scene as he would have appreciated, however nonetheless, he’s nonetheless counted as top-of-the-line batsman in Punjab Kings. The group choice could be tough as Gayle and Pooran, each play on the identical place.
Dawid Malan: The English cricketer was picked this 12 months by the Punjab Kings group. Though he hasn’t performed IPL cricket, his file in T20s is fabulous. He has 5 tons of at his identify in T20s. His latest for in opposition to India enjoying within the England group would make the Punjab followers actually completely satisfied.
KL Rahul: Though he isn’t in nice contact for India within the England collection, he’s nonetheless an important participant for Punjab. Rahul scored 1, 0 and 0 runs in first three T20Is in opposition to England. The captain of Kings Punjab has the power to bounce again and rating runs for his group. That’s why he’s included within the checklist of Prime gamers in KXIP.
Moises Henriques: With each passing 12 months, IPL franchisees have realized the significance of getting a correct all-rounder of their aspect. Moises Henriques is that man for the Kings Punjab. The 34-year outdated has performed in lots of groups within the IPL beforehand. However was picked by Kings Punjab this season. The franchise have to be anticipating Henriques to attain runs in addition to choose up essential wickets.
Punjab Kings could be excited to go on this season with a modified identify and emblem and with the addition of few new gamers of their ranks.
Punjab Kings Full Squad: KL Rahul, Arshdeep Singh, Chris Gayle, Darshan Nalkande, Harpreet Brar, Mandeep Singh, Mayank Agarwal, Mohammad Shami, Murugan Ashwin, Nicholas Pooran, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Ishan Porel, Ravi Bishnoi, Chris Jordan, Prabhsimran Singh, Jhye Richardson, Riley Meredith, Shahrukh Khan, Moises Henriques, Dawid Malan, Fabian Allen, Jalaj Saxena, Saurabh Kumar and Utkarsh Singh.