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Preity Zinta’s Kings XI Punjab gets Emirates as sponsor

Dubai-based Emirates has become the main sponsor of the Kings XI Punjab IPL team. The Kings XI Punjab is one of the eight competing cricket franchisees of the Indian Premier League, based in Mohali, representing a huge catchment area of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir.

McCullum, Ponting other Aussie, Kiwi stars to depart, may hit Kolkata Knight riders, Chennai Superkings most

The days are soon getting over for the Australian and New Zealand bandwagon In the IPL led by Ricky Ponting, Matthew Hayden, Michael Hussey, Andrew Symonds and of course Brendan McCullum. Chennai Super Kings will be the biggest losers as their top stars Matthew Hayden and Michael Hussey will depart on April 29. The already [...]

Kolkata Knight Riders top IPL points table

Shah Rukh Khans Kolkata Knight Riders top DLF IPL points table Shah Rukh Khans Kolkata Knight Riders are on top of the table winning both their matches, netting 4 points and a net run rate of 3.764. of the other three teams which played two games, Rajasthan Royals jumped into the fourth spot ahead of [...]

Shane Watson powers Rajasthan Royals to a win over Kings XI Punjab

Rajasthan Royals bounce back, beat Kings XI Punjab by 6 wkts Shane Watson smashed a blistering unbeaten 76 to steer an inexperienced Rajasthan Royals to a six-wicket victory over a star-studded Kings XI Punjab in their Indian Premier League match at Sawai Man Singh stadium here on Monday night. More… Watson stars in Jaipur’s Royal [...]

Yes it is Yuvraj vs Dhoni as Chennai Super Kings take on Mohali Kings XI, says Yuvraj

As Kings X1 Punjab takes on Chennai Super Kings, Yuvraj has no qualms in calling it a Dhoni vs Yuvraj tussle Kings X1 Punjab skipper Yuvraj Singh is ready to shed all his friendships when he leads his team against Chennai Super Kings on home ground for their inaugural match in Indian Premier League. The [...]

Chennai Super Kings to miss Ntini, Morkel for matches against Mohali Kings, Mumbai Indians

But Fleming, Oram, Matthew Hayden, Muttiah Muralitharan can make up, though Laxmipathi Balaji would have to stay out in the matches of Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab (Mohali and Mumbai Indians. Chennai Super Kings led by Indian ODI and Twenty 20 skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will miss the two star foreign players Makhaya [...]

Kings XI Punjab tickets to be sold by Preity Zinta and Brett Lee for Rs 50

Kings XI Punjab is going to start the sale of tickets for their IPL matches at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali today. Bollywood Actress Preity Zinta, co-owner of the Indian Premier League’s Mohali team and Australian fast bowler Brett Lee will be present at the time of the sale. To attract viewers, [...]

IPL teams rope in celebrities for promotion

It all started when Shah Rukh Khan (Kolkata Knight Riders) and Preity Zinta (Mohali) became IPL franchise owners. The rest of the team owners immediately realised the marketing and publicity potential of having Bollywood (or Tollywood) actors associated with them, and went about star-hunting. The Indian film fraternity is being actively woed by the franchises [...]

Mohali IPL’s Sreesanth says India better in pressure situations now

Kerala speedster Shantakumaran Sreesanth , who will play for Mohali IPL team, says the Indian team’s recent form in the CB series in Australia was mainly due to its improved performances in pressure situations. S Sreesanth, who has been recalled to the Test squad against South Africa, said after he toned down his aggressive behaviour [...]

Australia’s Luke Pomersbach joins Mohali IPL for $54,000

Australian batsman Luke Pomersbach was willing to play for free for the Mohali IPL team owned by Ness Wadia and Bollywood actress Preity Zinta. Luke Pomersbach was apparently excited at the prospect of playing with top players all over the world in the DLF IPL Twenty20 and gain vital tips from the world’s best. Luke [...]