GL Squad IPL 2018: Gujarat Lions Team & Players List IPL 11

The most popular Cricket event IPL 2018 is soon going to start from first week of April 2018 and the grand finale will be played on third week of May 2018. Gujarat Lions is one of the participating team in Indian Premier League among all 8 teams. GL squad 2018 has been announced for season 11. The team was founded in the year 2016. Gujarat team was first named as team Rajkot. This team replaced the team Chennai Super Kings or Rajasthan Royals. CSK and RR team were suspended to participate in IPL for two years (IPL 2016 & IPL 2017). Some members of team management of both the Chennai and Rajasthan team were found guilty in match fixing and illegal betting.

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The Gujarat and Rising Pune team are two temporary franchise of cricket event IPL. Both the team will play in IPL season 9 and season 10. Suresh Raina will be captain of the Gujarat squad where Brad Hodge will be coach of the GL team  2018. In the season 9 of IPL, they performed wonderful. They won 9 matches out of 14 and scored 18 points. The Gujarat squad finished the tournament and achieved highest points in the points table but unluckily they didn’t qualified for finals. Season 9 was quite good for them. Let see how they perform in the coming Indian Premier League Season 11.  

About Gujarat Lions team:-

  • Captain: Suresh Raina
  • Coach: Brad Hodge is appointed as the coach of the team
  • Owner: Keshav Bansal (Intex Teechnologies)
  • Primary Home Ground: Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot.
  • Secondary Home Ground: Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad.

Players Bought by GL Team for IPL 11:

Jason Roy Batsman ₹1,00,00,000
Basil Thampy Bowler ₹85,00,000
Manpreet Gony Bowler ₹60,00,000
Nathu Singh Bowler ₹50,00,000
Munaf Patel Bowler ₹30,00,000
Akshdeep Nath All-Rounder ₹10,00,000
Shubam Agrawal All-Rounder ₹10,00,000
Tejas Singh Baroka Bowler ₹10,00,000
Chirag Suri Batsman ₹10,00,000
Pratham Singh All-Rounder ₹10,00,000
Shelley Shaurya Bowler ₹10,00,000

GL squad IPL 2018 (Gujarat Lions Team):-

The Auction for IPL 2018 has not been done yet. So some of the player will added later on after auction. Stay tune with us. We will update the players list when we get any update from officials. The GL team released the players before the auction. Bid amount has been declared by the officials. Auction date for season 11 is decided by the officials is 04th of Feb 2017. Here is the list of all the players who will be part of Gujarat team. You can also check the name of players who were released by GL squad 2018.

1. Suresh Raina Batsman
2. Brendon McCullum Batsman
3. Ravindra Jadeja All-Rounder
4. James Faulkner All-Rounder
5. Dwayne Bravo All-Rounder
 6. Praveen Kumar Bowler
 7. Dale Steyn (released) Bowler
 8. Dinesh Karthik Wicket Keeper
 9. Dwayne Smith All-Rounder
 10. Dhawal Kulkarni Bowler
 11. Aaron Finch Batsman
 12. Eklavya Dwivedi (released) Wicket Keeper
 13. Andrew Tye All-Rounder
 14. Ishan Kishan Wicket Keeper
 15. Jaydev Shah All-Rounder
 16. Shadab Jakati All-Rounder
 17. Pravin Tambe (released) Bowler
 18. Pradeep Sangwan All-Rounder
 19. Amit Mishra (released) Bowler
 20. Shivil Kaushik Bowler
 21. Akshdeep Nath (released) All-Rounder
 22. Sarabjit Ladda (released) Bowler
 23. Umang Sharma (released) Batsman
 24. Paras Dogra (released) Batsman

Players Released by Gujarat Lions:-

Total 8 players are released by the Rajkot team. Here is the list of all 8 players who were released for IPL 11.

1.    Dale Steyn
2.    Paras Dogra
3.    Eklavya Dwivedi
4.    Aksh Deep Nath
5.    Pravin Tambe
6.    Umang Sharma
7.    Amit Mishra
8.    Sarbjeet Ladda

We will update the list just after auction 2018 for the coming League. To get latest update about IPL 2018 keep looking to this site.

Also have a look: Sunrisers Hyderabad squad and players list 

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