IPL 2015 Team Profile: Kings XI Punjab

The Runners up of IPL 2014 are one of the rare teams of IPL to have an Indian as Head Coac. After four Australian coaches in Tom Moody (2008-10), Michael Bevan (2011), Adam Gilchrist (2012), Lehmann (2013), they opted for Sanjay Bangar. George Bailey is their third consecutive captain from Australia after Gilchrist (2011-13), David Hussey (2012-13). Yuvraj Singh (2008), Sangakkara (2009) and Mahela (2010) were their previous captains. With their amazing run of last IPL they have the maximum 25 sponsors that any IPL team has ever got.

Indian Premier League 2015: Schedule and Results
Kings XIP Punjab Record in IPL and CLT20

Owners: Preity Zinta, Wadia Group scion Ness Wadia, Dabur’s Mohit Burman, and Karan Paul
Home Grounds: PCA Stadium, Mohali (Capacity: 28,000), HPCA Stadium, Dharamsala (Capacity: 25,000)

Team Management and Staff
Chief Operating Officer: Fraser Castellino
Coach: Sanjay Bangar
Bowling coach: Joe Dawes
Fielding coach: R Sridhar
Strength & conditioning coach: Nishant Thakur
Physio: Patrick Farhart
Video analyst: Ashish Tuli

Head Coach:
Captain: George Bailey
Wicketkeepers: Wriddhiman Saha
Batsmen: Virender Sehwag, Murali Vijay, Manan Vohra, Gurkeerat Singh, Nikhil Naik
Bowlers: Mitchell Johnson, Beuran Hendricks, Parvinder Awana, Karanveer Singh, Shardul Thakur, Anureet Singh, Sandeep Sharma, Yogesh Golwalkar
Allrounders: Thisara Perera, Glenn Maxwell, Axar Patel (21), Rishi Dhawan, Shivam Sharma

International Players

    George Bailey (32), David Miller (25), Shaun Marsh (31), Thisara Perera (26), Glenn Maxwell (26), Mitchell Johnson (33), Beuran Hendricks (24)

Indian National Players

    Virender Sehwag (36), Murali Vijay (31), Axar Patel (21), Wriddhiman Saha (30), Parvinder Awana (28)

Indian Local Players

    Manan Vohra (21), Gurkeerat Singh (24), Rishi Dhawan (25), Shivam Sharma (21), Karanveer Singh (27), Shardul Thakur (23), Anureet Singh (27), Sandeep Sharma (21), Yogesh Golwalkar (35)

Indian U-21 Players

    Nikhil Naik (20)

Franchise State Local Players

    Gurkeerat Singh

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