Preity Zinta waving the Kings XI Punjab flag on the sidelines of an IPL match Two of India’s most well-loved stars, Amitabh Bachchan and Preity Zinta, shared an exchange on Twitter on Monday night, where Big B advised the KIngs XI Punjab stakeholder on how cricket can help get over even one’s worst fears. The well-loved co-owner of the IPL team KXIP, Preity Zinta, tweeted that she was dreading her dentist’s appointmen
Preity Zinta and David Miller spotted outside a Mumbai restaurant Bollywood Actress Preity Zinta has denied any romantic involvement with South African cricketer David Miller, saying that the cricketer is part of her ‘Kings XI Punjab’ family, and that the two had only shared dinner. Had dinner with @DavidMillerSA12 & am shocked at media reports. Really ? F.Y.I We both are part of #kxipfamily #sick pic.twitter.com
Katich will serve as Kallis’ deputy when KKR attempts to claim their third IPL title in 2016 Two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders has named former Australian cricketer Simon Katich as the franchise’s assistant coach, The Hindu reports. The 40-year-old will serve as deputy to Jacques Kallis, who was named as the team’s head coach last week. Kallis, who replaced Trevor Bayliss at t
Preity Zinta and David Miller outside a restaurant in Mumbai Bollywood Actress Preity Zinta was recently spotted on a dinner date with South African Cricketer David Miller during the country’s ODI series against India. The two celebrities could not escape the camera as they were seen together outside a restaurant in Mumbai. The couple even posed for phtos to be clicked and the shutterbugs did not miss the chance. The 4
Virender Sehwag has taken the call to hang up his boots Dashing India opener Virender Sehwag has chosen the day of his 37th birthday to officially announce his retirement from international cricket and the Indian Premier League. The confirmation ends a lot of speculation, which had started ever since his one-time teammate Zaheer Khan announced his retirement last week. The 37-year-old scored a fighting 51 for Haryana in the Ranji
Mann has been picked for the ODI series against South Africa 25-year-old all-rounder Gurkeerat Singh Mann has been called up to the Indian squad for the 2nd Test match against South Africa to be held at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore from November 14. Mann was himself surprised when he got in the one-day international squad and now getting selected for the Test is like a double treat for the youngster. But those who have been f
The limited-overs series sees a lot of youngsters mixing it up with their senior pros With less than a week to go for the battle between the top two cricketing nations in the world, the first ever Mahatma Gandhi-Nelson Mandela series has hiked up a lot of expectations. India and South Africa shall lock horns in one of the most mouth-watering clashes of this year with a lot of young players making it to the squad for both the teams. Both the
Lali Modi with Kings XI Punjab co-owner Preity Zinta In a sensational revelation that could cause more trouble to Lalit Modi, it has emerged that the former IPL boss may have stakes in the IPL team Kings XI Punjab, reports The Indian Express. However, members from both camps have rubbished the allegations. The newspaper claims that it has established a connection between Modi and Kings XI co-owner Preity
The game of cricket portrays emotions in a beautiful canvas. The reactions of each team that plays the game is mirrored by its fans on a huge scale. Cricketers have immense potential to draw out emotions from the spectators of the sport, and their actions can make the entire world beam with joy, be it a cheeky gesture on-field, a witty remark during the presentation ceremony, a show of sportsmanship, or even an expressive celebration.
Zinta called the report “completely false” and added that she is proud of her IPL team Preity Zinta, co-owner of the IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab has vehemently denied reports that had claimed her saying that some of the team’s players might have been involved in suspicious activity, The Hindustan Times reports. She stated the reports as “completely false” and added that she was very proud of her team an
Kings XI Punjab played three IPL matches in 2011 at Dharamshala Shimla, Aug 5 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday decided to partially waive entertainment tax imposed on Kings XI Punjab for the IPL matches played at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association's (HPCA) picturesque stadium in Dharamsala. The cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, decided to waive 90 percent entertainment tax from Kings XI Punjab for th
As corruption becomes more rampant in sports, the responsibility of keeping the game clean also keeps increasing for the concerned authorities. But it is not fair to point fingers at sports authorities all the time; one must acknowledge that it is also the responsibility of a player to not bring disrepute to the sports he represents and cherishes. The problems of betting and match-fixing are not new in cricket. The popularity of the sport,
With the rise of the T20 format, modern cricket has witnessed innovative and beastly power-hitting. What India seems to lack is a maverick genius that almost every other top cricket team is capable of boasting of, someone who is in the team mainly for his big-hitting, someone who has been given the proverbial license to kill and can hit every ball without worrying about getting out. Think of a Glenn Maxwell or an AB de Villiers or a Brendo
Times are changing rapidly and so is the game of cricket. With the focus shifting towards the shorter versions of the game, it is important for the game to constantly reinvent itself and become more entertaining. The Indian Premier League (IPL) is doing exactly that. It is a pioneer in domestic sport and is the most watched Twenty20 (T20) league in the world. Since its inception in 2008, the IPL has seen many changes to
The Indian Premier League (IPL) is rightly crowned as the most popular cricket league in the world with its ability to bring about ‘Unity in Diversity’. Whether it is Sachin Tendulkar or Chris Gayle or Shane Watson, the IPL enables these players to come together and play as a unit. With players from all leading cricketing nations playing in the IPL, the league has brought to the fore the budding stars of almost all these nations.