Tuesday, 26 April 2016
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Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions, IPL 2016 Match 3 at Mohali: Dwayne ‘Champion’ Bravo vs David Miller
Kings XI Punjab face Gujarat Lions in their opening match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016 at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali on Monday. It is the third match of the ninth edition of IPL. Gujarat are making their debut in IPL and will look to make an impact in their very first match in the Indian T20 league. While they are led by the most successful player of IPL, Suresh Raina, Punjab have a new skipper in the young South African David Miller. Punjab, whose best season happened to be in 2014 when they made it to their maiden IPL final, finished in the bottom of the table in the next season. With their then captain George Bailey having been released now, Miller has a huge task ahead of him. Here is Punjab’s likely XI for their contest against. Read More: Watch IPL 2016 live: Kings XI Punjab(KXIP) vs Gujarat Lions(GL) live streaming and TV information
|Gujarat Loins||Suresh Raina||Brad Hodge||Intex Technologies||0|
|Delhi Daredevils||Zaheer Khan||Paddy Upton||GMR Sports Pvt Ltd||0|
|Kings XI Punjab||David Miller||Sanjay Bangar||Ness Wadia, Preity Zinta, The Oberai Group, Karan Paul & Mohit Burman (KPH Dream Cricket Private Limited)||0|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Gautam Gambhir||Trevor Bayliss||Shahrukh Khan (Red Chillies Entertainment), Juhi Chawla & Jai Mehta (Mehta Group) (Knight Riders Sports Private Ltd)||2 (2012,2014)|
|Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma||Ricky Ponting||RIIHL (98.3% Stake) & Teesta Retail Pvt Ltd (1.7% Stake) (Indiawin Sports Pvt. Ltd)||2 (2013,2015)|
|Rising Pune Supergiants||M.S Dhoni||Stephen Fleming||RPSG Group||1 (2008)|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Virat Kohli||Daniel Vettori||Royal Challengers Sports Private Ltd: Vijay Mallya (United Breweries Group)||0 (Runners-up 2009, 2011)|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||David Warner||Tom Moody||Kalanidhi Maran, (Chairman & MD – Sun Network)||0|
With the buzz around the ICC World T20 slowly dying, Cricket fans have yet another mega tournament to look forward to — IPL 2016. The ninth iteration of the Indian Premier League kicks off tomorrow, but tonight the it will be welcomed with a grand opening ceremony in Mumbai. The opening ceremony will start at 7:30PM IST, and in case you are not at home, here’s how you can watch the live stream online.
The opening ceremony is being hosted at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Stadium National Sports Club of India, SVP Stadium in Mumbai. The ceremony kicks off at 7:30PM IST and will be aired on Set Max, Sony Six, Sony Six HD, Sony ESPN and Sony ESPN HD. In case you are not at home, you watch the live stream on the Hotstar app as well.
Tonight’s opening ceremony is likely to pip the previous iterations in terms of the scale and grandness. The star attractions for tonight include Ranveer Singh, Katrina Kaif, Jacqueline Fernandez, Yo Yo Honey Singh, and the Kings United dance group among others. International artists like Chris Brown, and Major Lazer too will be performing at the opening ceremony tonight.
Cricketer and recent ICC World T20 winner Dwayne Bravo too will be performing his Champions song tonight. The West Indian Cricketer’s music video has gone viral on the Internet, and everyone from fellow Cricketers to celebrities are taking up the challenge to perform the Champions song on the Internet. In case you have missed the music video, here’s a quick look at it.