Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey says his side scored 20 runs short and missed a few catches besides a couple of run outs to bow down to title holders Kolkata Knight Riders in an Indian Premier League game on Saturday.
Murali Vijay was widely praised for his batting exploits in the Test series Down Under but the stylish Indian opener says he equally enjoys playing in the shorter formats despite the transition from five-day cricket to T20 being 'tough'.
Their campaign off to a sedate start, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders would look to return to winning ways when they take on a dangerous Kings XI Punjab in their next Indian Premier League match, here on Saturday.
Captain Jean-Paul Duminy today praised Mayank Agarwal and Yuvraj Singh for their fine batting show to help Delhi Daredevils end their 11-match losing streak at the IPL by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets here.
Opener Mayank Agarwal and Yuvraj Singh struck half centuries as Delhi Daredevils snapped their 11-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets here today.
JP Duminy-led Delhi Daredevils take on George Bailey-led Kings XI Punjab in the 10th match of the Indian Premier League at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune. (ALSO SEE: IPL 2015 FULL COVERAGE | POINTS TALLY | SCHEDULE)
Having beaten them thrice last season, Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir today expressed hope of continuing their unbeaten run against Kings XI Punjab in the ongoing eighth Indian Premier League.
There aren't too many better exponents of explosive batting in shortest version than Glenn Maxwell but on his own admission, the Australian all-rounder feels that he is lucky to be playing alongside Kings XI Punjab teammate Virender Sehwag in the Indian Premier League.
IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals (RR) is traditionally known for producing stars out of nowhere. The eighth season of the cash-rich league has just started, and it seems as if they have already found a new hero in Deepak Hooda.
After his stellar all-round performance against Kings XI Punjab went in vain, senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh attributed Mumbai Indian's 18-run loss to top-order collapse from which they found it difficult to recover.
Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey on Sunday said that his side were the deserved winners in their IPL cricket match against Mumbai Indians though Harbhajan Singh's blinder of an innings gave them some anxious moments.
A happy Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey on Sunday praised his bowlers for an outstanding performance against the Mumbai Indians but cautioned the boys they needed to be consistent in the grueling Indian Premier League.
Match 7 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) takes us to the Wankhede stadium, where home team Mumbai Indians (MI) take on Kings XI Punjab (KXIP). With both teams looking to put their first points on the board, sparks are expected to fly in Mumbai.