Kings XI Punjab is the most balanced team in Indian Premier League: Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson says he watched the Indian Premier League auctions earlier this year and knew then that Kings XI Punjab was the most balanced team and that the wins has backed his belief.

updated: August 18, 2014 13:23 IST
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Abu Dhabi: The failure of their batsmen was more than made up for by their bowlers in the low-scoring win over Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab pace spearhead Mitchell Johnson says it has proved that his side is the most balanced in the ongoing IPL.

Punjab clinched a 23-run win after setting a target of 132 for KKR last night top continue their unbeaten streak in the IPL. (Scorecard | Report | Standings)

"I remember sitting around with the Australian team on our tour to South Africa, watching the IPL auction. When it came to an end, I actually said that this seems like a very well-balanced and all-round side," Johnson told the IPL's official website. (Also read: Skipper George Bailey lauds bowlers after win against KKR)

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