Gujarat Lions (GL) IPL 2017 Team : Players & Squad
Gujarat Lions (GL) is a Rajkot based franchisee team which will made its debut playing in IPL 2016 and this is its second IPL season.
The franchisee is owned by Intex Technologies.
It was one of the two newly introduced teams in IPL as the replacements for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), who have been suspended for two years (IPL 2016 and IPL 2017) due to illegal betting by their respective owners.
As of now, the team is scheduled to take part in IPL 2016 and IPL 2017.
Gujarat Lions (GL) Team Key Info :
Owner : Keshav Bansal (Intex Technologies)
Captain : Suresh Raina
Vice Captain : N/A
Head Coach : Brad Hodge
Assistant Coach: Shitanshu Kotak
Bowling Coach: Heath Streak
Franchisee City : Rajkot
Home Ground : Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
Official Website : thegujaratlions.com
Gujarat Lions (GL) IPL 2017 Team Players & Squad / Roster :
Ahead of the players auction for IPL 2017, Gujarat Lions team retained 16 players and released 8 players.
The current squad Gujarat Lions ahead of the players auction for IPL 2017 is mentioned below.
|Player||From||Type||Price Paid (in Rs.)|
|Akshdeep Nath||India||All-Rounder||Bought for Rs. 10 Lakhs|
|Basil Thampi||India||Bowler||Bought for Rs. 85 Lakhs|
|Brendon McCullum||New Zealand||Wicket Keeper||Retained|
|Chirag Suri||U.A.E||Batsman||Bought for Rs. 10 Lakhs|
|Dinesh Karthik||India||Wicket Keeper||Retained|
|Dwayne Bravo||West Indies||All-Rounder||Retained|
|Dwayne Smith||West Indies||All-Rounder||Retained|
|Ishan Kishan||India||Wicket Keeper||Retained|
|Jason Roy||England||Batsman||Bought for Rs. 1 Crore|
|Manpreet Gony||India||Bowler||Bought for Rs. 60 Lakhs|
|Munaf Patel||India||Bowler||Bought for Rs. 30 Lakhs|
|Nathu Singh||India||Bowler||Bought for Rs. 50 Lakhs|
|Pratham Singh||India||All-Rounder||Bought for Rs. 10 Lakhs|
|Shelley Shaurya||India||Bowler||Bought for Rs. 10 Lakhs|
|Shubham Agarwal||India||All-Rounder||Bought for Rs. 10 Lakhs|
|Tejas Baroka||India||All-Rounder||Bought for Rs. 10 Lakhs|
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