A combined team effort by Rajasthan Royals, led by Kevon Cooper with a fine bowling followed by a thoughtful batting by Ajinkya Rahane let Kings XI Punjab down.
Suresh Raina punched an unbeaten herculean century and Dwayne Bravo grabbed three wickets in the final over as Chennai Super Kings demolished Kings XI Punjab.
A nerve breaking second T20 between Sri Lanka and Australia ended in a two runs win for the visitors (D/L method) and that too on the last ball of the match.
Perth Scorchers were kicked out of the Champions League Twenty20 2012, by Delhi Daredevils well led by Virender Sehwag and all rounder, Ajit Agarkar.
Rajasthan Royals crushed Kings XI Punjab led by an all round performance by Shane Watson in the important encounter of the IPL 2012.
An opening burst by Mandeep Singh helped Kings XI Punjab to score enough runs to be defended by their bowlers as they won the match vs. Chennai Super Kings.
Shaun Marsh gathered himself and proved his worth by calculated batting which earned Kings XI Punjab a much deserved victory vs. Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2012.
The thunderous, Chris Gayle, supported by the sparkling AB de Villiers made life difficult for Kings XI Punjab as Royal Challengers Bangalore triumphed easily.
Gautam Gambhir led Kolkata Knight Riders from the front by smashing 66 runs and outplayed Kings XI Punjab by 8 wickets in the IPL 2012.
Dimitri Mascarenhas crushed the batting of Pune Warriors by grabbing five wickets as Kings XI Punjab registered their first victory in the IPL 2012.