After The Indian Express accessed an email sent by Australia-based attorney to Lalit Modi and his brother Samir with an attached draft trust deed referring to the former IPL commissioner's alleged 'beneficial interest' in three IPL franchises, the newspaper on Friday reported about an alleged link between Preity Zinta and the former Modi regarding the ownership pattern of Kings XI Punjab.
Kings XI Punjab co-owner Preity Zinta is 'shocked' by media reports according to which the Bollywood actress told the BCCI officials that players from her IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab were linked to 'suspicious activity.'
In yet another shocking revelation regarding the spot-fixing scandal, IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab's co-promoter Preity Zinta told the BCCI officials that some players from her team may have indulged in suspicious activities linked to throwing matches.
The owners of several Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises courted trouble in the past for hosting yacht parties and lavish dinners for their players and staff. In an attempt to make cricket free from scandals and controversies, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had reiterated last year that they have a zero tolerance approach to fraud and corruption.
An elated Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday lauded the efforts of his teammate Mandeep Singh saying he justified his team's decision to rope him in from Kings XI Punjab.
Having registered a convincing seven-wicket win over bottom-placed Kings XI Punjab to finish at the top of the IPL table, Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming feels that his team needs to maintain the same "attitude" in the play-offs as well.
Chennai Super Kings produced a clinical performance as they demolished wooden spooners Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets to finish on top of the league table and qualify for the play-offs in the Indian Premier League cricket tournament, here on Saturday.
They might be set to finish IPL-8 in the last spot but Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey feels his side has everything to play for as a win tomorrow against table-toppers Chennai Super Kings can have some bearing on where the other teams finish in the final four.
An upbeat SunRisers Hyderabad will look to carry on their winning momentum to book a play-offs berth when they take on an equally keen Royal Challengers Bangalore in a crucial IPL cricket match at Uppal, here on Friday.
Kings XI Punjab made tougher for Royal Challengers Bangalore to reach the Indian Premier League play-offs as they outsmarted the visitors by 22 runs in a match that was reduced to 10 overs a side due to rain here on Wednesday.
With eyes firmly set on a play-off berth, Royals Challengers Bangalore will start as overwhelming favourites against bottom-placed Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League cricket match here on Wednesday.
Kings XI Punjab, who are out of contention for a play-off berth in the ongoing IPL, have allowed Shaun Marsh and Mitchell Johnson to return home ahead of Australia's tour of the West Indies beginning May 27.
Having found a place among the top-four teams in the ongoing IPL T20 tournament, Sunrisers Hyderabad would look to consolidate their gains when they take on beleaguered Kings XI Punjab at the Rajiv Gandhi International cricket stadium here on Monday.
Terming Andre Russell as their 'tormentor', Kings XI Punjab coach Sanjay Bangar credited the Jamaican for Kolkata Knight Riders' thrilling one-wicket win in an IPL match at Eden Gardens, here on Saturday.
Andre Russell smashed the joint fastest fifty of the season as Kolkata Knight Riders pulled off a heart-stopping one-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab to jump to the top of the IPL table, here on Saturday.