King XI Punjab has performed well in the auction by picking up 13 players, highest among the eight-teams, is looking to revive their fortunes. Punjab spent 8.4 crores on Varun Chakraborty to snatch him out from the likes of Chennai super kings, Rajasthan royals ad Delhi capitals.
Punjab spent a total of 36.2 crore
|Squads List Kings XI Punjab IPL 2019|
Kings XI Punjab has spent a handsome amount of money to balance their team to register their maiden ipl trophy. They spent 36.2 crores in IPL 2019 auction. Apart from Varun Chakraborty the also spent big on Sam Curran, this has been the highest traded overseas player by Kings XI Punjab.
Kings xi Punjab first match
Punjab will begin their first match of the ipl 2019 game against Rajasthan Royal. They will play their first away fixture against the first time ipl winners. Both teams have failed to show their glorious performance over the past few years and will be looking to boost confidence by winning their first game.
KL Rahul will lead the team; it will be a tough challenge for the younger opener of Indian national team to lead a completely new squad into the ipl game. Let’s see an inexperience KL Rahul does against Rajasthan Royals.
The below section will help you to know about kings XI Punjab squad 2019
KINGS XI PUNJAB (KXIP)
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 crore), Nicholas Pooran (Rs 4.2 crore), Varun Chakaravarthy (Rs 8.4 crore), Sam Curran (Rs 7.2 crore), Mohammad Shami (Rs 4.2 crore), 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 crore), Agnivesh Ayachi (Rs 20 lakh), Harpreet Brar (Rs 20 lakh), Murugan Ashwin (Rs 20 lakh)