Preity Zinta, co-owner of Kings XI Punjab, was once again hooting for her team as they played Chennai Super Kings in Mumbai in the second eliminator. Punjab were looking to qualify for their first ever IPL final while Chennai their sixth. (Source: BCCI/IPL)
Punjab got off to a dream start as Virender Sehwag smashed a blazing ton to help his team a mammoth 226/6 in their 20 overs. Preity Zinta was praying to God as Sehwag was nearing his century. Zinta could not control her emotion after Sehwag to the landmark. (Source: BCCI/IPL)
WIth all the team staff and co-owners present in the stands, Preity Zinta cheered for her team in every match of the IPL. This has been a trend ZInta has followed for all the editions. The luck has finally come good for her team as Punjab stormed into their first ever IPL final. (Source: IE Photo by Kevin D'Souza)
Preity Zinta was overjoyed with the win. 'YEAHhhhh !!! Ladies & Gentleman the #REDLIONS ROARED 2day & HOW ! @virendersehwag was simply outstanding ! Am SO Proud of the #KXIP boys.' Zinta tweeted after her team's win. This win gives the fans a 'Veer Zara' moment as Punjab will Kolkata which is co-owned by Shahrukh Khan. (Source: BCCI/IPL)
This has been a turnaround for Kings XI Punjab as the Preity Zinta-owned team will face Shahrukh Khan-owned Kolkata Knight Riders in the final in Bangalore on Sunday. Geogre Bailey and Preity Zinta share the happy moment after their team's win over Chennai Super Kings. Zinta tweeted after the match- '#Raina was brilliant 2night & almost gave me a heart attack. Thankgod he's part of team INDIA. Thank U Mumbai 4the support 2night :-) Ting.'