This is the second new team of TATA IPL 2023, 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 2023 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 David Miller as Batsman, Captain Hardik Pandya, Rahul Tewatia for all rounder.
Wriddhiman Saha, Matthew Wade, KS Bharat for wicketkeeper, Rashid Khan for spin bowler, Mohammed Shami, Lockie Ferguson, Mohit Sharma for pace bowlers have got a place in the team.
Gujarat Titans Squad
|Player Name||Role||Auction Price||Country|
|Shivam Mavi||Bowler||₹6 crore||India|
|KS Bharat||Wicketkeeper||₹1.2 Crores||India|
|Odean Smith||All-rounder||₹50 lakh||West Indies|
|Josh Little||Bowler||₹4.4 crore||Ireland|
|Urvil Patel||Batter||₹20 Lakh||India|
|Mohit Sharma||Bowler||₹50 Lakh||India|
|Hardik Pandya (C)||All-rounder||₹15 Crores(R)||India|
|Shubman Gill||Batsman||₹8 Crores(R)||India|
|Sai Sudarshan||Batsman||₹20 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Abhinav Sadarangani||Batsman||₹2.60 Crores(R)||India|
|David Miller||Batsman||₹3 crores(R)||South Africa|
|Matthew Wade (wk)||WK-Batsman||₹2.40 Crores(R)||Australia|
|Mohammed Shami||Bowler||₹6.25 Crores(R)||India|
|Yash Dayal||Bowler||₹3.20 Crores(R)||India|
|Vijay Shankar||All-rounder||₹1.40 Crores(R)||India|
|Rashid Khan||Bowler||₹15 Crores(R)||Afghanistan|
|Kane Williamson||Batters||₹2 Crores (R)||New Zealand|
|Pradeep Sangwan||Bowler||₹20 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Alzarri Joseph||Bowler||₹2.40 Crores(R)||West Indies|
|R Sai Kishore||Bowler||₹3 Crores(R)||India|
|Wriddhiman Saha (wk)||WK-Batsman||₹1.90 Crores(R)||India|
|Darshan Nalkande||Bowler||₹20 Lakhs(R)||India|
|Noor Ahmad||Bowler||₹30 Lakhs(R)||Afghanistan|
|Rahul Tewatia||All-rounder||₹9 Crores(R)||India|
|Jayant Yadav||All-rounder||₹1.70 Crores(R)||India|