Punjab Kings IPL 2024 Full squad

Punjab Kings IPL 2024 Full squad

The Rise of Punjab Kings

The Punjab Kings, formerly known as the Kings XI Punjab, is a franchise cricket team that competes in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Founded in 2008, the team is based in Mohali, Punjab, and represents the state in the prestigious T20 tournament.

Over the years, the Punjab have had their fair share of ups and downs in the IPL. Despite not having won the tournament yet, the team has always been a formidable force, known for its talented players and thrilling performances.

The Team’s Journey

Since its inception, the Punjab Kings have had a rollercoaster ride in the IPL. In the early years, under the captaincy of Yuvraj Singh, the team showed promise but struggled to find consistency. However, they managed to reach the semifinals in 2008 and the finals in 2014.

The Change in Name

In 2021, the team underwent a rebranding and changed its name from Kings XI Punjab to Punjab Kings. The change was aimed at giving the team a fresh identity and a renewed sense of purpose. With the new name, the Punjab Kings hope to turn their fortunes around and finally lift the IPL trophy.

The Punjab have always enjoyed immense support from their fans, who are known for their passion and loyalty. The team’s home ground, the PCA Stadium in Mohali, is always filled with enthusiastic spectators, creating an electrifying atmosphere during matches.

Retained

Shikhar Dhawan (c),
Jitesh Sharma,
Liam Livingstone,
Sam Curran,
Jonny Bairstow,
Kagiso Rabada,
Nathan Ellis,
Arshdeep Singh,
Sikandar Raza,
Prabhsimran Singh,
Rahul Chahar,
Gurnoor Brar,
Shivam Singh,
Harpreet Brar,
Vidwath Kaverappa,
Matthew Short,
Rishi Dhawan,
Harpreet Bhatia,
Atharva Taide

Bought

Harshal Patel (INR 11.75 crore),
Chris Woakes (INR 4.20 crore),
Ashutosh Sharma (INR 20 lakh),
Vishwanath Pratap Singh (INR 20 lakh),
Tanay Thyagarajan (INR 20 lakh),
Shashank Singh (INR 20 lakh),
Prince Choudhary (INR 20 lakh),
Rilee Rossouw (INR 8 crore)

Social media accounts:

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Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/punjabkingsipl/
Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/punjabkingsipl/
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/PunjabKingsIPL

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Conclusions

Punjab Kings in the IPL has been a mix of highs and lows, the team has always shown resilience and the ability to bounce back. With a passionate fan base and a talented squad, the Punjab are ready to make their mark in the tournament and bring glory to the state of Punjab.

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