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Established in 2008 as the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), the franchise has never won a title in the 15 seasons so far. The team’s best came out in the 2014 season when Punjab Kings ended up as runner-up of the season.
Here is the updated PBKS squad for the IPL 2023 season:
|Bhanuka Rajapaksa||Batsman||INR 50 Lakhs(R)||Sri Lanka|
|Shahrukh Khan||Batsman||INR 9 Crores(R)||India|
|Shikhar Dhawan||Batsman||INR 8.25 Crores(R)||India|
|Prabhsimran Singh (wk)||WK-Batsman||INR 60 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Jitesh Sharma (wk)||WK-Batsman||INR 20 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Jonny Bairstow (wk)||WK-Batsman||INR 6.75 crores(R)||England|
|Arshdeep Singh||Bowler||INR 4 Cr(R)||India|
|Raj Bawa||Bowler||INR 2 Crores(R)||India|
|Nathan Ellis||Bowler||INR 75 Lakhs(R)||Australia|
|Harpreet Brar||Bowler||INR 3.80 Crores(R)||India|
|Rahul Chahar||Bowler||INR 5.25 Crores(R)||India|
|Kagiso Rabada||Bowler||INR 9.25 Crores(R)||South Africa|
|Baltej Singh||All-rounder||INR 20 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Liam Livingstone||All-rounder||INR 11.50 Crores(R)||England|
|Rishi Dhawan||All-rounder||INR 55 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Atharva Taide||All-rounder||INR 20 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Sam Curran||All-rounder||INR 18.50 crores||England|
|Sikandar Raza||All-rounder||INR 50 lakh||Zimbabwe|
|Harpreet Bhatia||Batsman||INR 40 lakh||India|
|Vidwath Kaverappa||Bowler||INR 20 lakh||India|
|Mohit Rathee||All-rounder||INR 20 lakh||India|
|Shivam Singh||All-rounder||INR 20 lakh||India|
PBKS of retained players
The Punjab Kings (PBKS) have made some interesting new signings for the IPL 2023 season. They have added the talented all-rounder Sam Curran from England, who was previously a part of the Chennai Super Kings. Sikandar Raza, the Zimbabwean all-rounder, has also been brought on board for INR 50 lakh. Additionally, the team has signed Indian batsman Harpreet Bhatia for INR 40 lakh, and Indian bowlers Vidwath Kaverappa, Mohit Rathee, and Shivam Singh, each for INR 20 lakh. These new signings will bring added depth and variety to the PBKS squad, and fans will be eagerly waiting to see how they perform in the upcoming season.
The IPL 2023 PBKS squad includes several talented Indian players
The IPL 2023 PBKS squad includes several talented Indian players who will be crucial to the team’s success. Among the Indian batsmen are Shahrukh Khan, who was retained for INR 9 crores, and Shikhar Dhawan, who was acquired for INR 8.25 crores in the auction. The team also has two wicketkeeper-batsmen in Prabhsimran Singh, who was retained for INR 60 lakhs, and Jitesh Sharma, who was acquired for INR 20 lakhs. In terms of Indian bowlers, the team has Arshdeep Singh, who was retained for INR 4 crores, Raj Bawa, who was acquired for INR 2 crores, and Harpreet Brar, who was retained for INR 3.80 crores. The team also has all-rounders Rishi Dhawan, Atharva Taide, Baltej Singh, Vidwath Kaverappa, Mohit Rathee, and Shivam Singh, all of whom were acquired for INR 20 lakhs to INR 55 lakhs. These Indian players will play a vital role in the team’s performance and the fans will be hoping for a great season ahead.
List of players released/traded
The Punjab Kings team for 2023 will be led by KL Rahul. The team has retained several key players including Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Harpreet Brar, Ravi Bishnoi, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Ishan Porel, Mandeep Singh, and Darshan Nalkande. However, they have released Dawid Malan, Murugan Ashwin, Jalaj Saxena, and Fabian Allen.
List of players bought by PBKS in the mini-auction
The team has made some new signings, including Jhye Richardson, Riley Meredith, Adil Rashid, and Hanuma Vihari. The overseas players in the team will be Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Jhye Richardson, Riley Meredith, and Adil Rashid. The Indian players in the team include KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Harpreet Brar, Ravi Bishnoi, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Ishan Porel, Mandeep Singh, Darshan Nalkande, and Hanuma Vihari.
The team’s support staff includes Anil Kumble as the head coach, Wasim Jaffer as the batting coach, Charl Langeveldt as the bowling coach, Jonty Rhodes as the fielding coach, and Andrew Leipus as the physiotherapist.
The Punjab Kings will be aiming to improve their performance in the upcoming IPL season and win the tournament. With a good mix of experienced and young players and a strong support staff, they will be hoping to achieve their dream of winning the IPL.
The Punjab Kings, previously known as Kings XI Punjab, is a professional cricket team that participates in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The team is based in Punjab and plays their home matches at the PCA Stadium in Mohali.
In 2021, the team was rebranded as Punjab Kings, and they will be led by Shikhar Dhawan in the upcoming 2023 season of the IPL. The team’s jersey consists of a red shirt paired with silver pants.
Preity Zinta is the team’s ambassador, and the logo features a red plaque with the name Punjab Kings written in gold, accompanied by a lion’s face. The team’s major rivals are Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
The team has not yet won an IPL trophy, but they continue to strive for success and improve their performance every season. As of 2023, the team has not announced a theme song.
Punjab Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore rcb vs pbks
The 27th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 will be played between Punjab Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore on Thursday, April 20, 2023. The match will be held at the Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali and will begin at 3:30 PM local time. The toss will take place 30 minutes before the start of the match, at 3:00 PM.
Shikhar Dhawan will be the captain of the Punjab Kings team in this match, while Faf du Plessis will lead the Royal Challengers Bangalore team. This match is one of the 74 T20 matches scheduled to take place in the IPL 2023 season.
Both teams will announce their respective squads for the match closer to the match date. As of now, the complete players list for the Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore 27th Match IPL 2023 has not been revealed. Fans of both teams are eagerly waiting for the match and hoping for a thrilling contest between the two sides.
April 1 – Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders at 3:30 PM in Mohali.
April 13 – Punjab Kings vs Gujarat Titans at 7:30 PM in Mohali.
April 20 – Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore at 3:30 PM in Mohali.
April 28 – Punjab Kings vs Lucknow Super Giants at 7:30 PM in Mohali.
May 3 – Punjab Kings vs Mumbai Indians at 7:30 PM in Mohali.