12 May 2016: Bollywood star Preity Zinta who is also the co owner of the team Kings XI Punjab, threatened to remove Sanjay Bangar, who is the team’s coach, after the team lost against Royal Challengers in the match at Mohali. The ugly argument was peppered with foul language according to reports. The argument took place in the presence of the team and support staff.
Preity was disappointed with Bangar as he did not send Axar Patel first. He instead sent Farhaan Behardien. Preity blamed the coach for the defeat and poor performance. Both the actress and the coach have denied any such argument, but eyewitnesses have another story to narrate.
Preity’s is reportedly very disappointed and upset with the team’s performance. The team KXIP lost the match by one run in chasing the target of 176 runs. This came as a shock and disappointment for Preity. Kings XI Punjab holds the last position in the rankings. This is enough reason for Preity to be upset.