Kings XI Punjab team 2020 players list: K L rahul side look strong ahead of IPL

There are total 24 players in Kings XI Punjab team. Captain, K L Rahul is their most expensive player.

By Puneet Hooda, Updated : Sep 10, 2020 10:23 IST
Kings XI Punjab team 2020 players list: K L rahul side look strong ahead of IPL
Kings XI Punjab team Captain- K L Rahul

Kings XI Punjab team have geared up their preparation for the upcoming season of IPL 2020. Kings XI Punjab team finished last season at 6th position. They are also one of the few teams who have not won the IPL title. Kings XI Punjab best performance was back in 2014 where they reached the finals but unfortunately lost to Kolkata Knight Riders.  

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For 2020 season Kings XI Punjab roasted have been restructured. Addition and subtraction are done in the squad. Punjab bought nine players at IPL auction 2020. The players are Glen Maxwell (10.75 cr), Sheldon Cottrell (8.5 cr), Chris Jordan (3 cr), Ravi Bishnoi (2 cr), Prabhsimran Singh (55 cr), Deepak Hooda (50 lakh), James Neesham (50 lakh), Tajinder Dhillon (20 lakh) and Ishan Porel (20 lakh).  

Kings XI punjab is lead by K L Rahul and their coach is former Indian Spinner Anil Kumble. 
 

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Kings XI Punjab 2020 team size-  24 players 

Kings XI Punjab team key players list    

  • K L Rahul (Captain)- K L Rahul plays for Karnataka in domestic circuit. He has an impressive last season as he scored 593 with an average of 53.90. 

  • Chris Gayle- He is the most dangerous T20 batsman in the world. On his day he can single handedly with match for Kings XI Punjab. 

  • Glen Maxwell- The Australian is known for his rapid innings in T20. He is making a comeback in IPL 2020 after opting out in 2019. 

  • Mohammed Shami- Shami has become the one of the most consistent bowlers for the Indian National Side. His consistency and pace are his USP. 

  • Chris Jordan- The English international is known for his death bowling and some power hitting in the last overs. 

  • Sheldon Cottrell- He would be making his IPL debut this season. He has impressed everyone with his performance in ICC T20 Cricket World Cup. 

Kings XI Punjab players list   

NAME  

NATIONALITY 

ROLE 

K L Rahul  

India  

Wicket-Keeper 

Karun Nair  

India 

Batsman  

Chris Gayle  

West Indies 

Batsman  

Mayank Aggarwal  

India 

Batsman  

Mandeep SIngh   

India 

Batsman 

Deepak Hooda   

India 

Batsman 

Sarfaraz Khan  

India 

Batsman 

James Neesham   

Australia 

All Rounder 

Glenn Maxwell  

Australia 

All Rounder 

Tajinder Singh  

India 

All Rounder 

Nicholas Pooran  

West Indies 

Wicket-keeper 

Prabhsimran Singh   

India  

Wicket-keeper 

Harpreet Brar  

India 

Spin Bowler  

Mujeeb Ur Rahman   

Bangladesh  

Spin Bowler  

Murugan Ashwin  

India  

Spin Bowler  

Jagadeesha Suchith  

 India 

Spin Bowler 

Krishnappa Gowtham  

India  

Spin Bowler 

Mohammed Shami  

India 

Fast Bowler 

Hardus Viljeon   

South Africa  

Fast Bowler  

Sheldon Cottrell  

West Indies  

Fast Bowler  

Chris Jordan  

England   

Fast Bowler  

Arshdeep Singh   

India 

Fast Bowler  

Ishan Porel  

India 

Fast Bowler 

Darshan Nalkande   

India 

Fast Bowler