The ICC World Cup 2023 has captured the global cricket spotlight, but our PBKS stars continue to shine brightly with their outstanding performances.
With the conclusion of the Asian Games 2023 and Irani Cup, it's been a successful period for Punjab Kings, with our players earning significant accolades. As the 2023 World Cup unfolds, we anticipate one of our own lifting the coveted trophy in November.
Arshdeep Singh - Impressive 1/17 against Afghanistan
Despite missing the Indian Cricket Team World Cup squad, Arshdeep Singh's recent form shone as he helped India secure the gold medal in the Asian Games Men’s Cricket competition. He utilized the overcast conditions effectively, setting the tone early in the finals against Afghanistan, finishing with figures of 1/17.
Kagiso Rabada - Dominant 2/50 against Sri Lanka
South Africa, a World Cup favorite, showcased their prowess with a massive total of 428. In response, when Kusal Mendis was threatening, Rabada stepped up. His crucial wicket contributed to a comfortable 102-run victory for the Proteas, ending with figures of 2/50.
Vidwath Kaverappa - Stellar 3/28 against Saurashtra
Another PBKS player, Kaverappa, played a pivotal role in Rest of India's Irani Cup triumph with his outstanding figures of 3/28. His early wickets, including the dismissals of Saurashtra's opening batsmen, set the stage for a convincing 175-run victory.
As the World Cup features PBKS talents like Sam Curran, Liam Livingstone, and Kagiso Rabada, our fans eagerly await the possibility of a World Cup triumph before the new IPL season begins.