Kings XI Punjab Players List 2021: At the 2021 IPL auction, KP will update the roster with a purse of Rs 532m. The Punjab kings are expected to take the biggest step ever when they bought Jhye Richardson for Rs 14 cr and South Africa’s Dawid Malan appears to be a steal for Rs 15 cr.
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The IPL Punjab Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Team 2021 player list has been released by Glenn Maxwell ahead of the 2021 Indian Premier Leagues, which is due to take place between April and June. Among the IPL players released are West Indies all-rounder Sheldon Cottrell, Afghan Mujeeb Ur Rahman and New Zealander Jimmy Neesham, who is undergoing surgery to treat an injured finger. The list of players released by Maxwell include Karun Nair, Hardus Viljoen, Jagadeesha Suchith, Mujeeb, Krishnappa Gowtham and Tajinder Singh.
The Kangaroos have signed 16 of their 2020 IPL players for the next IPL season in 2021. Skipper KL Rahul and star attractions Chris Gayle and Mohammed Shami are also on the list, along with local heroes Murugan Ashwin and Ravi Bopara. The selection for the 2021 IPL will be the first in Jamieson’s career. Here’s a look at the entire KXIps IPL Team 2021 player list.
KL Rahul: Rahul didn’t have a good hand in the India series against England but he was a key player for Punjab. He scored 1, 0 and 0 runs in his first three T20s against England. However, he is included in the list of top players for KXIP. Rahul has Punjab’s ability to hit back and score goals for the team.
The 2021 IPL is scheduled to run from April 11 to June 6, 2021. The season kicks off in Delhi, the capital of the Mumbai Indians. Led by KL Rahul, the Punjab Kings team looks strong in the tournament.
The Kings XI Punjab currently have 16 players in their squad, three of whom are foreign players. Team management is expected to bring in more players at the auction, which is due to take place in February 2021. The minimum squad size in the IPL must be 18, maximum 25, and there must be no more than eight foreign players.
The beginnings of the Kings XI era began promisingly when they finished second overall in the first IPL edition, but things went downhill for the rest of the 2014 season. With the new season they will have a new team name and be known as Kings XI Punjab. Here is the list of players of the Punjab Kings XI.
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Kings XI Punjab Players List 2021 complete squad for IPL 2021
KL Rahul (C & wk), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Murugan Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Mandeep Singh, Prabsimran Singh, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Chris Jordan, Ishan Porel, Darshan Nalkande
Bought in IPL 2021 Auction:
Dawid Malan, Jhye Richardson, Riley Meredith, Moises Henriques, Shahrukh Khan, Fabian Allen, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh, Saurabh Kumar