Chandigarh, Sanjay Pahwa : – Kings XI Punjab today kick started its campaign with a brand new cricket team at PCA Stadium, Mohali. It also renewed as well as foged new partnerships for the upcoming season. Captain Adam Gilchrist, Coach Michael Bevan and Chief Operating Ofice, Col Arvinder Singh were present to share their plans for the all new Kings XI Punjab for 2011 tournament.
Addressing the press conference, Col. Arvinder Singh, COO, Kings XI Punjab, said, ” I am exteremely delighted with the team composition that has Coach Michael Bevan and Captain Adam Gilchrist at the helm and a host of experienced and talented cricketer. We are also extremely happy about the domestic players who form the part of the squad. Thews young and energe3tic boys come from our catchment area and beyond. All of them have the potential of being mettle winners in their own right. All in all our team has the right mix of experience, youth and talent & the exhibited potential to go the distance this year.Further commenting on the partners association for IPL 4, he said, ” Kings XI Punjab is delighted to renew its association with our long standing partners. Emirates, again is our Title Partner and the other partners who we continue our relationship are ACC as Official Team Partner, Gulf as Performance & Protection Partner, Wrigley as Official Chewing Gum, USL as Official games for Challenge Partner and Reebok as Official Apparel Partner. We mutually remain committed to our objectives and promise to take this association to new heights.
Col. Arvinder Singh, COO, Kings XI Punjab, further added while sharing marketing plans, KXIP values its enduring relationship with the fans and this year too our aim is to keep our fans and supporters at the core so that they take pride in being associated with us. We received a stupendous response last year on our initiatives like Homecoming, an opporunity to meet and greet players in their hometowns in catchment area & Flying Catch last year. Hence we will be organizing them againg this season in association with our partners i.e. with Carlsberg and Emirates respectively.