- Akash Vaishnav
Kings XI Punjab has been in great form recently in IPL 2020. The Kings had a decent start in this year’s IPL but then had a rough patch. Kings XI Punjab have been unlucky as well as lost matches at a critical juncture of the match.
KL Rahul, the captain of Kings has lead from the front in IPL. He has been a stand-out performer for them along with Mayank Agrawal, Nicolas Pooran, Cortrell, and Shami. Other players of the team have been on or off thought the season.
Fans of Kings XI Punjab couldn’t be happier as they have good chances of finishing in the top four for qualifiers. The team owner, Preity Zinta has been in UAE since the start of the IPL.
Preity Zinta has been ever-present for Kings XI Punjab support. She makes sure that the team’s morale is high. She keeps cheering the team throughout the match. She also posts after each match, whether they lose or win
Kings XI Punjab has won back to back four last matches. It started from Royal Challengers Banglore where they won by 8 wickets. After that, they beat Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capitals, and Sunrisers Hyderabad. Kings won the last four matches against sides who were above them. It made their chances of qualifying better.
KXIP plays the next three matches against KKR, RR, and CSK. All eyes will be on Rajasthan Royals match as they both are still fighting to finish in the Top 4. But they will not ignore KKR as they have been in good form this season, though having some issues.
In the last match, KXIP won by 12 runs against SRH and Preity gave a flying kiss to KL Rahul and Co. after the last ball of the match. Preity Zinta is quite reactive as she was also seen not happy after KL Rahul took a review. But she is always motivated and cheerful for her team.
IPL shared the video of the same on social media, and they captioned it as “What a victory this for @lionsdenkxip. Four wins in a row for them. They win by 12 runs. #Dream11IPL.”
Preity also took to Twitter to praise the efforts of her team. She always motivates his team socially and by her presence in the stadium.
“Actions speak louder than words as words fail me completely. Two super overs? OMG! I’m still shaking. So proud of the #Kxip boys. What a game, what a night, what a feeling. Thank you @lionsdenkxip for this supreme team effort. Teamwork at its best,” she wrote
Meanwhile, KXIP captain Rahul, after the win said that he is happy to get two more points in the bag.
“It’s not the first time, I’m getting used to it but we’ll take the two points however they come. It doesn’t always happen so you don’t know how to stay balanced in a situation like this. We have put in some really amazing performances even in the games we lost. We’re trying to come back harder in each game and wins like these help,” he said.
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