Lucknow Super Giants is the name of the Indian Premier League’s new Lucknow-based franchise, which was unveiled on Monday. For the IPL 2022, Lucknow has chosen KL Rahul (Rs 17 crore), Marcus Stoinis (Rs 9.2 crore), and Ravi Bishnoi (Rs 4 crore). KL Rahul will wear the captaincy. Andy Flower has been named coach of the Lucknow franchise, with former India batsman Gautam Gambhir acting as a consultant. The team’s official account tweeted, “And there it is, our identity, our name… #NaamBanaoNaamKamao #LucknowSuperGiants.”
The Board of Control for Cricket in India has approved the IPL’s two new teams: Sanjiv Goenka RPSG Group for the Lucknow franchise and CVC Capital for the Ahmedabad franchise (BCCI). After a meeting of the IPL Governing Council, the official approval was issued.
RPSG Group Buys Lucknow Super Giants for IPL 2022
The Indian Premier League (IPL) will be back in India in 2022, and a team from Lucknow will make its debut. The RPSG Group and Irelia Company Pte Ltd., an international sports investment company, have bought the franchise for Rs. 7090 crores.
The new franchise will be known as the Lucknow Super Giants, which is similar to the name of the Pune franchise. The RPSG Group, owned by Sanjiv Goenka, renamed the Pune franchise the Super Giants. The team’s name prompted a mocking response from the Rajasthan Royals, who responded to the Lucknow Supers’ tweet with a screenshot of a Bollywood film.
KL Rahul, a former India Test captain, will lead the new team. The price for Rahul’s signature was Rs. 17 crore. Ravi Bishnoi and Marcus Stoinis have also signed for the franchise. They will join the existing Lucknow team after the auction. Gautam Gambhir has been named as the team’s mentor. The IPL will include ten teams in 2022, which is a massive jump from the current nine.
The Lucknow Super Giants have announced that KL Rahul as the team captain. The franchise’s Twitter account announced the news. The team’s first draft pick was Rahul, who made a record of INR 17 crore. The other two draft picks include Stoinis and Bishnoi. While the new team will be named after KL Rahul, many unanswered questions about the players’ status are still unanswered.
The Lucknow Super Giants will be the 2022 Indian Premier League franchise. The team will be coached by Andy Flower and captained by KL Rahul. The RPSG Group took a vote on the name of the franchise, and fans had their say. The fans overwhelmingly chose “Lucknow Super Giants” as the team’s new name. It is a great way to show support for the city.
The RPSG Group, which owns the Lucknow IPL team, has revealed three new signings in the IPL. After India’s ODI series defeat to South Africa in Paarl, Goenka shared a video message. He thanked fans for their positive responses and announced the official name of the IPL team. In addition to the players, the franchise also aims to attract many fans.
The RPSG group recently acquired the Super Giants franchise, formerly known as the “Lootahi” franchise. Founded by Sanjiv Goenka, the RPSG group has become one of India’s most prominent business groups. The IPL is a great way to support local teams. The RPSG group is known for its diverse portfolio and investment interests.
The RPSG Group has acquired the franchise from the previous owners of the Rising Pune SuperGiants. The franchisees have a ‘Raising Pune SuperGiants’ team. This team is a contender in the IPL and will start in the 14th edition. Its new name is similar to the name of the Rising Pune Super Giants, which won the inaugural IPL in 2016 and 2017.