VIRENDER SEHWAG has turned down Kings XI Punjab’s offer to take the franchise’s head coach role.
IT’S BEEN A WHILE since MS Dhoni retired from the longer version of the game, and it is visible that India is struggling on the wicket-keeping department. That said, Wriddhiman Saha has been a regular member of the Test team and the Bengal wicket-keeper batsman has been lucky to have absorbed some vital tricks of the trade from the veteran.
INDIA OPENING BATSMAN Murali Vijay is a big fan of newly elected head coach Anil Kumble and believes that it is a great opportunity for the youngsters in the team to learn from the legendary spinner.
INDIA MIGHT HAVE won the ODI and T20 series in Zimbabwe. However, there is no doubt that the Zimbabwean bowlers displayed great effort and intent in their bowling.
FORMER AUSTRALIA PACER MITCHELL JOHNSON reckons South Africa skipper AB de Villiers to be the toughest batsman he ever had to bowl to.
HASHIM AMLA, who joined Kings XI Punjab as a late replacement for Shaun Marsh, reckons that T20 is not just for the power hitters.
KXIP CRICKETER MARCUS STOINIS has become the latest overseas professional to leave the IPL citing “personal unavoidable circumstances”.
KINGS XI PUNJAB ALL-ROUNDER Glenn Maxwell has suffered a strain to his left abdomen and has decided to head home to recuperate ahead of the tri-series in West Indies.
KINGS XI PUNJAB COACH SANJAY BANGAR dismissed reports that claimed that he was abused by franchise co-owner Preity Zinta following a one-run defeat against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
KINGS XI PUNJAB ALL-ROUNDER Mitchell Johnson has admitted that he was ‘fired up’ for repeatedly being dropped by the team and that he ‘hit’ team-mate Glenn Maxwell while venting his anger in a net session.
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