KXIP was established in the year 2008. The team is jointly owned by Mohit Burman, Ness Wadia, Preity Zinta, and Karan Paul. Glenn Maxwell emerged as the costliest player for the team at a massive Rs 10.75 crores. And, the second-costliest purchase for KXIP is Sheldon Cottrell with Rs 8.50 crores. Punjab’s head coach Anil Kumble justified the expensive purchase saying the team needed firepower in the middle. KXIP also bought England player Chris Jordon for Rs 3 crores and James Neesham for Rs 50 lakh. 2014 became the best year for KXIP when it emerged as runner up.
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KXIP vs DC
Meanwhile, Delhi Capitals squad for IPL 2020 includes Shimron Hetmyer, bought for a whopping 7.75 crores and DC. Jason Roy and Chris Woakes at 1.50 crores each. DC also purchased an Australian wicketkeeper for 2.4 crores. The franchise is owned by the GMR Group and JSW group. Explosive batsman Gautam Gambhir had made maximum runs for DC (534 runs). Prior to the IPL auctions in 2019, Delhi Daredevils renamed as Delhi Capitals. Despite the presence of leading batsmen and bowlers, the team displayed mediocre performance over the years.
KXIP vs DC 2018
KXIP and DC had two encounters in the year 2018 and on both occasions, KXIP emerged as victorious. In the first match, KXIP won the toss decided to field first. The match took place at Punjab Cricket Association stadium. Delhi Capital scored a small total of 166 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs. Gautam Gambhir scored 55 in 42 balls and became the leading scorer. Rishabh Pant and Chris Morris scored 28 and 27 runs respectively. Dan Christian, Rahul Tewatia, and Chris Morris claimed one wicket each. Chasing the small total of 166, KXIP did not face any difficulty and chased it in 18th over. K.L. Rahul was the top scorer with his explosive 51 off just 16 deliveries. Karun Nair made his half-century in 33 deliveries. David Miller scored 24 runs. Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Mohit Sharma, and Ravichandran Ashwin scalped 2 wickets each. KXIP won the match by 6 wickets. KL Rahul became the player of the match.
Meanwhile, KXIP won the second match by 4 runs. DC had won the toss and decided to bowl first. KXIP scored a target of 143 runs for 8 wickets. DC failed to achieve the small target and managed to score just 139 runs for the loss of 8 wickets. Shreyas Iyer scored 57 runs and none of his team members could support him.
KXIP vs DC 2019
KXIP and DC faced each other twice in 2019. KXIP won the first match by 14 runs. In the match, DC had won the toss and elected to bowl first. Batting first, KXIP scored 166 runs in 20 overs. David Miller scored 43 runs off 30 balls, Sarfaraz Khan, and Mandeep Singh made 39 and 29 respectively. Chasing the target, the entire team of DC bundled up at 152 thus awarding the match to KXIP. Rishabh Pant was the leading run-getter with 39 runs off 26 deliveries. Collin Ingram scored 38 and Shikhar Dhawan made 30 runs. It was a miserable show by DC as none of the players could last for a long time at the crease. The match was played at the Punjab Cricket Association stadium. Sam Curran of KXIP was declared the player of the match. The captain Ravichandran Ashwin gave major credit to Curran and Shami for bowling brilliantly in the tight match. The crowd in Mohali went berserk when they saw their team winning in the thriller match.
The second match between KXIP and DC was played on April 20. In the match, DC had won the toss and decided to field first. KXIP scored 163 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in their allocated 20 overs. Chris Gayle was explosive that day and made quick 69 runs off 37 balls. Mandeep and Harpreet Brar scored 30 and 20 runs respectively. This time DC was able to chase the target and won the match by 5 wickets. Shreyas Iyer was the top scorer with 58 runs off 49 deliveries. Shikhar Dhawan also chipped in and made 56 runs off 41 balls. Collin Ingram made 19 runs off 9 deliveries. The match had taken place at Delhi’s Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium. Shreyas Iyer was declared player of the match for his 58 runs. Sandeep Lamichhane claimed 3 wickets. Axar Patel and Kagiso Rabada scalped two wickets each.
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KXIP vs DC Head to Head
Games played: 24
Delhi Capitals wins: 10
Kings XI Punjab wins: 14
KXIP and DC have met a total of 24 times till date. KXIP registered a better winning rate over DC. KXIP won 14 times while DC won 10 times.
Apr 1, 2019 – 13th Match at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh (night)
Kings XI Punjab 166/9 (20 ov) vs Delhi Capitals 152 (19.2/20 ov)
Kings XI Punjab won by 14 runs
Best Batsman: David Miller 43 (30) & Best Bowler: Sam Curran 4/11 (2.2)
|2019||Delhi Capitals||5 Wickets||Delhi|
|2019||Kings XI Punjab||14 Runs||Mohali|
|2018||Kings XI Punjab||6 Wickets||Mohali|
|2018||Kings XI Punjab||4 Runs||Delhi|
|2017||Delhi Daredevils||51 Runs||Delhi|
|2017||Kings XI Punjab||10 Wickets||Mohali|
|2016||Delhi Daredevils||8 Wickets||Delhi|
|2016||Kings XI Punjab||9 Runs||Mohali|
|2015||Delhi Daredevils||5 Wickets||Pune|
|2015||Delhi Daredevils||9 Wickets||Delhi|
|2014||Kings XI Punjab||4 Wickets||Delhi|
|2014||Kings XI Punjab||7 Wickets||Mohali|
|2013||Kings XI Punjab||5 Wickets||Delhi|
|2013||Kings XI Punjab||7 Runs||Dharamsala|
|2012||Delhi Daredevils||5 Wickets||Delhi|
|2012||Delhi Daredevils||6 Wickets||Dharamsala|
|2011||Delhi Daredevils||29 Runs||Delhi|
|2011||Kings XI Punjab||29 Runs||Dharamsala|
|2010||Delhi Daredevils||5 Wickets||Mohali|
|2010||Kings XI Punjab||7 Wickets||Delhi|
|2009||Delhi Daredevils||10 Wickets||Cape Town|
|2009||Kings XI Punjab||6 Wickets||Bloemfontein|
|2008||Kings XI Punjab||4 Wickets||Mohali|
|2008||Kings XI Punjab||6 Runs||Delhi|