Pooran, who has played all the six matches for PBKS so far in IPL 2021, expressed his desire to play a part after his franchise too pledged support by providing oxygen concentrators.
Hardik is one of the premier T20 hitters in the world; MI also have the bowling attack to be able to play Hardik as a specialist batsman, but no team can afford to have all its hitters struggling at the same time.
The Mumbai skipper shone with the bat, but others could not get going and the misfiring middle-order would be a major concern for the side.
Highlights PBKS vs SRH, IPL 2021, Match 14, Full Cricket Score: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Punjab Kings by 9 wickets
IPL 2021, Live Cricket Score, Punjab Kings (PBKS) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH): An eventful over there. Bairstow started off with a four. Then got beaten. Then there was a mix-up with Williamson almost halfway down but the fielder couldn't gather the ball. Bairstow then chips one uppishly wide of long on for a couple. And follows up with a single to make it 7 off the over. SRH need 10 off 12 balls.
IPL 2021: In battle of big-hitters, Rajasthan Royals, Punjab Kings aim for winning start to campaign
The Royals could opt to open with the highly-rated Yashasvi Jaiswal and Buttler. While Samson, who would be itching to prove a point, and Stokes would then form strong middle-order.
IPL 2021 stats preview: Teams finishing in top four most often, phase-wise leading run-getters and more
There have been many records broken and created during each season of IPL but let’s look at few trends and most vital stats that have made the most impact.
Back to playing regularly after undergoing a shoulder surgery last year, Richardson said at times he put too much pressure on himself if he has a bad over or something like that.
Here are five stars who could be key in stopping Mumbai Indians winning for a third straight year
IPL on Pod, Season 2: Previewing Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Super Kings, Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders
In this opening episode, host Anish Anand and guests Jigar Mehta and Shantanu Srivastava preview four teams – Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Super Kings, Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders.
Here's all you need to know ahead of IPL 2021, which starts on 9 April. Mumbai Indians are the defending champions.
A change of name is perhaps their last throw of dice, but KL Rahul’s men, hitherto known as Kings XI Punjab, will have to do a lot more than cosmetic corrections should they want their fortunes to change as the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) gets rolling on 9 April.
Kings XI Punjab enter IPL 2021 with a new name, christened as Punjab Kings, and a new logo. It remains to be seen whether it leads to a different finish to the season.