KXIP co-owner reveals how the franchise nearly missed out on Gayle

Ness Wadia Kings XI Punjab nearly missed out Chris Gayle not enough money Indian Premier League IPL cricket

Chris Gayle was bought by the Kings XI Punjab in the final round at the IPL auction

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Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia has revealed that the franchise nearly failed to acquire the services of Chris Gayle at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction in January as they were concerned about the money they had left.

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Sehwag reveals why Ashwin was chosen to be Kings XI Punjab’s captain

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Virender Sehwag: “Yuvraj was also there in our minds. But a lot of votes from our support staff and owners went to Ashwin”

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Kings XI Punjab mentor Virender Sehwag has revealed that India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was appointed as the franchise’s skipper for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) since he “always thought that a bowler should be made the captain”.

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