The former Indian batsman Gambhir also named Chris Morris and Kyle Jamieson as the probable players KXIP should bid for in the auction.
Ness Wadia, Preity Zinta, and Karn Paul are the other co-owners of the franchise. The KL Rahul-led side had finished in sixth place in IPL 2020.
In the tournament's 13-year history, they were runners-up once and achieved a third-place finish on another occasion.
The fact that the two Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) cricketers put up impressive shows in national colours was not lost on the fans and they took to social media to point out the same.
In the recently concluded 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Jordan played a vital role for Kings XI Punjab.
An artist with the red ball, Shami feels that a good IPL has taken off the burden from him.
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Kumble took over from Mike Hesson, who parted ways after one season, while Rahul was appointed captain after R Ashwin's switch to Delhi Capitals.
Yuvraj, who fetched a record Rs 16 crore deal in his prime, was bought by Kings XI Punjab for his base price of Rs 2 crore at the auction held before the last edition.
Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Kings XI Punjab by 13 runs in a low-scoring Indian Premier League match here tonight.
The franchises were smart in their choices with most of the current India players attracting significant interest.