Kolkata: A jam-packed Eden Gardens could be intimidating for any team but table toppers Kings XI Punjab coach Sanjay Bangar said they’re not wary of the partisan Kolkata crowd and are looking forward to revel in the challenging conditions. Eden Gardens always boosts of an electrifying crowd as the vociferous 70,000 odd fans are known for stepping up the decibel levels and Bangar said they are looking forward to the challenge of taking on the home team at their den.
“We are looking forward to it. Eden Gardens has an history of producing great cricket because of the crowd and the atmosphere that is created. It’s good to have that sort of competition and challenge for both the teams. We will revel in the conditions,” Bangar said in the match-eve presser on Monday.Kings XI Punjab have shed their underdogs tag this season with some clinical performances as they have led the table right from the start and finished on a high with 11 wins from 14 matches. The secret, Bangar said, was to not think much and focus on their positives.