The Kings X1 Punjab came into Night Edition of IPL. the franchise is jointly owned by Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, Wadia Group scion Ness Wadia, Dabur’s Mohit Burman and Karan Paul. The team plays its home matches at the PCA Stadium, Mohali. Since the 2010 IPL, they have been playing some of their home games at Dharamsala as well.
The only consistent thing about Kings XI Punjab during their ten years in the Indian Premier League has been its inconsistency. The Preity Zinta co-owned franchise has also had far too many different captains in the last decade.
Kings XI Punjab has truly spend royally on their new player this time. The amount was astronomically Rs 67.5 crore and they are hoping that after spending this much amount of money, they will surely win.
They have retained only one player Axar Patel and went on to buy new 20 players. They bought some of the costliest players in IPL auction 2018. KL Rahul for 11cr and Jaydev undkat for 11.5cr, later on, they bought R Ashvin and Andrew Tye who get a hat-trick in last year IPL.
KX1P Team 2019 list
Retained: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Andrew Tye, Mayank Agarwal, Ankit Rajpoot, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Karun Nair, David Miller and Ravichandran Ashwin
Bought: Moises Henriques (Rs 1 cr), Nicholas Pooran (Rs 4.2 cr), Varun Chakaravarthy (Rs 8.4 cr), Sam Curran (Rs 7.2 cr), Mohammad Shami (Rs 4.2 cr), Sarfaraz Khan (Rs 25 lakh), Hardus Viljoen (Rs 75 lakh), Arshdeep Singh (Rs 20 lakh), Darshan Nalkande (Rs 30 lakh), Prabhsimran Singh (Rs 4.8 cr), Agnivesh Ayachi (Rs 20 lakh), Harpreet Brar (Rs 20 lakh), Murugan Ashwin (Rs 20 lakh),
KXIP Team 2019 Players List
|Simran Singh (wk)||Harpreet Brar||M Ashwin|
|Sarfaraz Khan||Agnivesh Ayachi||Mujeeb|
|N Pooran (wk)||D Nalkande||R Ashwin|
|Lokesh Rahul (wk)||Sam Curran||Arshdeep Singh|
|Chris Gayle||V Chakaravarthy||Hardus Vilojen|
|Mayank Agarwal||Moises Henriques||Mohammed Shami|
|Karun Nair||Andrew Tye|
|David Miller||Ankit Rajpoot|
KX1P Team 2018:
Kings X1 Punjab Player List 2018 given below:
|INDIAN PLAYERS||FOREIGN PLAYERS|
|Axar Patel||David Miller|
|Karun Nair||Aaron Finch|
|R Ashwin||Marcus Stoinis|
|Yuvraj Singh||Mujeeb Zadran|
|KL Rahul||AJ Tye|
|Mayank Agarwal||Ben Dwarshuis|
|Ankit Singh Rajpoot||Chris Gayle|