Ahead of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, On Sunday, Kings XI Punjab officials posted a video in conversation with KXIP’s Captain KL Rahul and wrote:
Leaving things to chance is not what #CaptainPunjab does… he creates chances!
— Kings XI Punjab (@lionsdenkxip) September 20, 2020
In the video when asked what does cricket mean to him, Rahul said, “It means everything, I mean it is the only thing that I know how to do, only thing i’ve done all my life so quite honestly it is everything. Thers’s nothing else i can say, the only way I can express what it means is that one word, it mean everything”
“I’ve never lived on hope or ever left things to chance”, he added
DC vs KXIP Live : KL Rahul declares, “we have a squad to win IPL 2020 this year”
KXIP, who have never won the IPL, are aiming to go all the way this time with a strong squad at their disposal with the likes of Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Mohammad Shami and overseas recruits Chris Gayle, Glenn Maxwell, Sheldon Cottrell, Jimmy Neesham, the in-form Nicholas Pooran and Mujeeb Zadran.
“The team looks great and we have a top-notch line up this season. The boys have been working really hard and we have a nice balance of youth and experience in our squad,” head Coach Anil Kumble said.
“We are all looking forward to having a good season this year. I truly believe that Kings XI Punjab have the necessary squad to go all the way in this IPL,” he added.
Meanwhile, DC vs KXIP IPL 2020 LIVE: It will be the battle of two neighboring states, with Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab going hammers and tongs against each other at Dubai International Stadium. While DC head coach Ricky Ponting has given a slight hint of who will play the opening match, KXIP coach Anil Kumble is yet to decide his playing eleven.