VIVO IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team Players, Squad, and Captain Name

IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions Team 


VIVO IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team Players, Gujarat Lions (GL) 2017, Gujarat Lions (GL) 2017 Squad and Captain Name/Gujarat Lions (GL) 2017 Team

VIVO IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team Players

The youngest IPL team, Gujarat Lions is owned by 25-year-old, young and dynamic Keshav Bansal, director of Intex Technologies of India Ltd. The team kick started as a replacement for Chennai Super kings and Rajasthan Royals, but from the word go, generated a lot of stir in the IPL arena. Bansal, who is also a self-proclaimed sports buff commented on the fact that, from the moment go, the team generated a lot of traction and had a tight grip when it comes to fans and sponsors alike. Team Gujarat Lions has two home grounds i.e.  Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot and Green Park Stadium, Kanpur.

VIVO IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team News/Updates

Gujarat as a state amongst others has a lot of fanatics, who are passionate about cricket and the addition of popular Indian and international names on the team, namely Ravindra Jadeja, Brendon McCullum, James Faulkner, Dwayne Bravo, Ishan Kishan and Suresh Raina as captain has added fuel to it.

Current IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions Squad retained 16 of its players of which 6 players are from overseas and has released 8 players in total out of which only 1 is an overseas player. The current squad strength of the team is 27 members with a total of 19 Indian and 8 players from the overseas.

VIVO IPL 10 Gujarat Lions (GL) 2017 Players 

Post the players auction held for the VIVO IPL 2017, Gujarat Lions acquired the local players with a total spending of 3.85 Crores as some of the players were purchased at their base price. 3.85 Crores is the lowest spend in the 2017 IPL Auction and the team is still left with an amount of 10.50 Crores in INR. Gujarat Lions post the auction grabbed players namely, Basil Thampy from Ernakulam, Chirag Suri from Emirati, Nathu Singh from Jaipur, Tejas Baroka from Puducherry, Munaf Patel from home soil, Gujarat and Jason Roy from England.

VIVO IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team Captain

The Gujarat Lions is continuing with the strong captaincy from last year with Suresh Raina and has recruited Mohammad Kaif as their assistant coach. Kaif will assist Brad Hodge, Gujarat Lions current head coach for the tenth Indian Premier League.

VIVO IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team/ RPS 2017 Team

Past year had been great for the Gujarat Lions as they bagged 9 league matches and made it to the playoffs with great ease and finished at the 3rd place in the league. IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions squad has terrific arsenal up its sleeve with star players and all-rounders in form of Ravindra Jadeja, James Faulkner and Dwayne Bravo along with Aaron Finch as the additional option. Also with the addition of Jason Roy and Munaf Patel the team has all its bases covered. Perhaps, it is not at all wrong to say that it is one of the most superbly balanced teams in the current IPL edition.

With a goal to lift the trophy, IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions squad is all set to storm the 10th edition of Indian Premier League. Each member of the squad is pumped and geared up with loads of optimism and preparation.

VIVO IPL 2017 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team Squad/ RPS 2017 Team/ IPL 10 Gujarat Lions (GL) Team Squad

Aaron Finch

Andrew Tye

Aksh Deep Nath

Basil Thampy

Brendon McCullum

Chirag Suri

Dwayne Bravo

Dwayne Smith

Dinesh Karthik

Dhawal Kulkarni

Ishan Kishan

Jaydev Shah

Jason Roy

James Faulkner

Manpreet Gony

Munaf Patel

Nathu Singh

Pratham Singh

Praveen Kumar

Pradeep Sangwan

Ravindra Jadeja

Suresh Raina

Shivil Kaushik

Shadab Jakati

Shelly Shaurya

Shubham Agrawal

Tejas Singh Baroka

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