KXIL Punjab Squad IPL 2020
Kings XI Punjab IPL 2020 spent a total of Rs 68.5 crore by buying key players. They say this will be definitely a better season for the franchise. Here is a list of all players who were bought at auction, there are interesting choices among them:
Players bought for Kings XI Punjab IPL 2020 squad
Glenn Maxwell (Rs. 10.75 crore), P Singh (Rs. 20 lakh), Sheldon Cottrell (Rs. 8.5 crore), T Dhillon (Rs. 20 lakh), Deepak Hooda (Rs. 50 lakh), Chris Jordan (Rs. 3 crore), Ishan Porel (Rs. 20 lakh), Jimmy Neesham (Rs. 50 lakh), Ravi Bishnoi (Rs. 2 crore).
The most expensive player in the Kolkata auction was the Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell. He is recognized as a big-hitter and this will mean his return to mainstream cricket after a break for his mental health. He is better known as someone who can easily change the course of games. He is got high skills, his playstyle will be definitely a good fit for the Kings.
“I was pretty cooked when I decided to take the time off. A big reason why I did take that time away is I was pretty mentally and physically ruined.” Maxwell’s explanation of his time off by ESPNcricinfo.
Official Kings XI Punjab IPL 2020 full Squad
Mayank Agarwal, J Suchith, Harpreet Brar, Chris Gayle, Arshdeep Singh, Prabhsimran Singh, Ravi Bishnoi, Nicholas Pooran, M Ashwin, KL Rahul (Captain), Mohammed Shami, Tajinder Singh Dhillon, Sheldon, Cottrell, Deepak Hooda, Sarfaraz Khan, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Hardus Viljoen, Chris Jordan, Mandeep Singh, James Neesham, Karun Nair, Glenn Maxwell, Ishan Porel, Darshan Nalkande.