Kings XI Punjab IPL Team Owned by Bollywood actress Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia with coach Virendra Sehwag who’s performance in IPL in every season is always impressive but most of the time they come closer to Final and lose match, which means they don’t have pressure handler or experience player for such kind of situation which results KXIP not yet won any IPL Season, so they looking forward to securing their first victory, so they should maintain balance of new talent as well as good quality leader as captain who’s performance and contribution has to be more than expectation and main thing is experience international player who performing good in international cricket team, as last year Maxwell and Miller who perform really well last year as well as some local boys from India given awesome performance, which result from this team many youngsters being face like to enter into India Playing 11 now here we providing which player expected to Retain In KXIP Team in IPL 2018 Season.
KXIP 2018 Retained Players List
- Glenn Maxwell: The man who showed really awesome performance while playing with KXIP is more likely to retain to Team but he is dropped from Australia Team because his bad performance this year but in limited over game he Is really game changer and once his bat start talking then no one stopped him to put good total which is hard to chase to opponent.
- David Miller: Left-handed batsman from South Africa Team who form is really good from last few series in this year as he was key player for Punjab team and expected to Retain is this team as speciality of Miller is hard hitting 6 which result he makes new record by hitting fastest century in just 35 balls in international cricket which was tie by Rohit Sharma against Sri Lanka team in India.
- Murali Vijay: Murali Vijay is out of action for a long time from Indian Test team but he return while Sri Lanka Tour India and guess what he back in his form with another fashion in first game he played his natural game to settle down then hard-hitting but in second inning team require to score more runs in less time in which he played one Day inning so returning to Kings XI Punjab team will be the greatest move by selector which will help build good opening combination.
- Sandeep Sharma: most underrated fast bowler of limited over competition who always getting less attention from people but his performance for KXIP in every season is really good in he took more than 55 wickets in his death over spell and also given less number as compare to other brilliant bowlers who got the highest wicket so picking him in team with strong opening over will be always great choice and expected to perform very well.
- Axar Patel: He got opportunity in Indian cricket team and also shows good performance but because of Spin twins showing their class in team recently he dropped or in waiting players but after showing his spin class in Indian Premier League and KXIP he took number of wickets when team was in trouble and opening bowler failed to take wicket, a very decent spinner also a good fielder and batsman now playing role all-rounder in Punjab team.
KXIP 2018 Retained Player List & Captain Name
|KXIP 2018 Retained Player||Base Price|
|Glenn Maxwell (c)||8 crore|
|Martin Guptill||6 crore|
|Murali Vijay||6 crore|
|Wriddhiman Saha (Wk)||4 crore|
|Manan Vohra||3 crore|
|Hasim Amla||7 crore|
|Shardul Narendra Thakur||2 crore|
|Varun Aaron||1 crore|
|Sandeep Sharma||1 crore|
|Mohit Sharma||1 crore|
|Marcus Stoinis||3 crore|
|Eoin Morgan||2 crore|
|Anureet Singh||1 crore|