Kings XI Punjab IPL Squad 2019

KINGS XI PUNJAB IPL 2019 SQUAD

Strength-The batting line up of Kings XI Punjab on paper can give sleepless nights to the bowlers. The likes of black assassin Chris Gayle, new discovery Mayank Agarwal , Karun Nair and Lokesh Rahul. David Miller is a player to watch out for, he hasn’t been in the best of nicks in the recent past and looking for an opportunity to prove his mettle, IPL could be the one.

The spin department looks solid in the form of Ravinchandran Ashwin and Mujeeb Ur Rahman .

WeaknessThe pace bowling department looks easy to score. Mohammad Shami and Hardus Viljoen in T20 format aren’t threatening and can be smashed by the quality batsmen easily. Other major concern is the availability of the players like Chris Gayle and Ashwin to due to world cup preparation, which will start in May.

Player to watch out for– Chris Gayle and David Miller are the players to watch out for. Chris Gayle has scored 368 runs in the IPL 2018 and would definitely look to improve the run tally. If he gets going, it will be dark night for the bowlers.

Sr. No. Player Name  Nationality Type
1 Chris Gayle West Indies All-Rounder
2 Mandeep Singh India All-Rounder
3 David Miller South African Batsman
4 Karun Nair India Batsman
5 Mayank Agarwal India Batsman
6 KL Rahul India Wicketkeeper
7 R Ashwin India Bowler
8 Ankit Rajpoot India Bowler
9 Andrew Tye India Bowler
10 Mujeeb Ur Rahman Afghan Bowler
11 Moises Henriques Australia All-Rounder
12 Nicholas Pooran West Indies Wicketkeeper
13 Mohammed Shami India Bowler
14 Sarfaraz Khan India Batsman
15 Varun Chakravarthy India All-Rounder
16 Sam Curran England All-Rounder
17 Hardus Viljoen South African All-Rounder
18 Arshdeep Singh India Bowler
19 Darshan Nalkande India All-Rounder
20 Prabhsimran Singh India All-Rounder
21 Agnivesh Ayachi India Bowler
22 Harpreet Brar India All-Rounder
23 M Ashwin India Bowler