This is the second new team of TATA IPL 2022, owned by CVC Capital Partners, a British private equity and investment advisory firm, to buy this franchise by bidding ₹5,625 crore.
Even before the start of IPL 2022 Mega Auction, Hardik Pandya was drafted captain of Gujarat Titans. Apart from this, Shubman Gill and Rashid Khan were also draft picks.
This team will play all its Home Matches at Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Gujarat.
The franchise has selected Ashish Nehra as head coach, Gary Kirsten as batting coach and mentor and Aashish Kapoor as spin bowling coach and scout.
The team will have Shubham Gill and Jason Roy as Batsman, Captain Hardik Pandya, Rahul Tewatia for all rounder.
Wriddhiman Saha, Matthew Wade for wicketkeeper, Rashid Khan for spin bowler, Mohammed Shami, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Aaron for pace bowlers have got a place in the team.
Gujarat Titans Squad
|Hardik Pandya (C)||All-Rounder||15,00,00,000 (Draft Pick)|
|Rashid Khan||Bowler||15,00,00,000 (Draft Pick)|
|Shubman Gill||Batsman||8,00,00,000 (Draft Pick)|
|Matthew Wade||Wicket Keeper||₹2,40,00,000|
|Wriddhiman Saha||Wicket Keeper||₹1,90,00,000|
|R. Sai Kishore||Bowler||₹3,00,00,000|
|B. Sai Sudharsan||All-Rounder||₹20,00,000|