Kings XI Punjab to have new logo in IPL 5

Earlier, Adam Gilchrist, skipper of Kings XI Punjab, was entrusted with the added responsibility of coaching the side in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), the fifth edition of the cash-rich Twenty20 meet AFP

New Delhi: Mar 24, 2012

Kings XI Punjab Saturday unveiled its new logo ahead of the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League, which commences on April 4 in Chennai.

The new Kings XI is all about winning, a determination reflecting in every aspect of the franchise’s new logo. The shield signifies the strength of character and fortitude of the conqueror – the qualities entrenched in each player of KXIP, said a press release from the franchise.

The new logo reflects the qualities of the team and its fans – young, vibrant and ready to conquer the world.

“This new look logo is more vibrant, contemporary and user friendly. It embodies the essence of the ethos that Kings XI Punjab stands for,” said Col Arvinder Singh, COO, Kings XI Punjab.

Like the lions in the logo, the team will fight a fierce battle and prove to be the Kings of the IPL jungle. The KJHPH band in the logo represents North Indian region of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal, Punjab and Haryana and symbolises the effervescent and resilient spirit of the people of these regions.

Last but not the least, the Kings XI Punjab in the centre represents the XI players who will take the field by storm in true Punjabi style and emerge as winners with a positive and enterprising attitude. (PTI)