With the upcoming season of Indian Premier League (IPL) set to start, the temper within the Punjab Kings camp appears to be a cheerful one. The franchise posted a video on social media, the place Sarfaraz Khan might be seen mimicking Darren Sammy‘s taking part in fashion in entrance of cricketers from West Indies, and he additionally receives Chris Gayle‘s approval. The Indian cricketer’s performing was so humorous that it left his viewers in splits, with Gayle stating, “Yeah, that’s Sammy. That’s Sammy for real!”.
Here is the video:
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) April 7, 2021
IPL 2021 is scheduled to start from April 9, with defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) set to face Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) within the season opener.
The Punjab-based crew will play their first match on April 12, after they face Rajasthan Royals (RR).
Punjab Kings had a bittersweet marketing campaign throughout the 2020 season, on the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Missing out on a playoff spot, they completed at sixth place throughout the league section, with six wins and eight defeats.
Despite an erratic collective show, Punjab Captain KL Rahul gained the Orange Cap, scoring 670 runs in 14 video games. He additionally registered a century, and 5 half-centuries.
Meanwhile, Mohammed Shami was their main wicket-taker, with 20 dismissals. He was eighth within the Purple Cap race.
With an purpose to problem for playoffs in IPL 2021, Punjab Kings roped in Australian pacer Jhye Richardson for Rs 14 crore throughout the participant public sale. Riley Meredith was purchased for Rs 8 crore.
Meanwhile, in addition they spent Rs 5.25 crore on Shahrukh Khan. The different new gamers within the crew are Dawid Malan, Moises Henriques and Fabian Allen.
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