Lucknow Super Giants IPL Fantasy Cricket Team
One of the most talked-about teams this season is the Lucknow IPL team. Being a new team, not much is known about it, but that's exactly why we're writing this article, for our cricket enthusiasts and fantasy cricket
In this article, we will tell you all about the team, who its owner is, as well as its captain. We will also mention the players on the team to specifically look out for.
About Lucknow Super Giants Team:
Lucknow Super Giants are a new team that is entering the IPL this year. This franchise cricket team will represent the city of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Its home ground is at BRS ABV Ekana cricket stadium, in the same city.
Lucknow IPL team owner is Sanjiv Goenka i.e by RSPG group, which used to own the Rising Pune Super Giants from 2016 to 2017. RSPG bought this team for 7090 crore. It is coached by Andy Flower, one of the most famous cricketers for Zimbabwe, and has Gautam Gambhir as a mentor.
The team has bought KL Rahul who will be its captain.
Lucknow ipl team 2022 players list
The ipl 2022 lucknow team has an amazing line-up. Many experts have said that it is one of the most balanced teams in the IPL with all its sides covered from batting to bowling, making it one of the strongest.
The Lucknow Super Giants entered with a budget of 59.80 crores and spent all of it to buy some of the best possible players such as KL Rahul, Quinton de Kock, Mark Wood etc. The biggest buys for Luckow Super Giants this season were: KL Rahul who they bought for 17 crores, Avesh Khan who was bought for 10 crores, and Jason Holder who was bought for 8.7 crores. The final list of players for Lucknow giants consists of:
- KL Rahul
- Karan Sharma
- Jason Holder
- Deepak Hooda
- Dushmanta Chameera
- Shahbaz Nadeem
- Ravi Bishnoi
- Quinton de Kock
- K Gowtham
- Kyle Mayers
- Marcus Stoinis
- Mayank Yadav
- Krunal Pandya
- Manan Vohra
- Manish Pandey
- Ankit Singh Rajpoot
- Mark Wood
- Avesh Khan
- Evin Lewis
- Ayush Badoni
- Mohsin Khan
The players to look out for
For Cricket enthusiasts and Fantasy cricket players knowing which players to look out for is important. Even more so for fantasy cricket players so that they know which players are likely to play well. When it comes to the Lucknow Super Giants every part of their line-up seems to have great potential.
Lucknow SuperGiants, as said by its owner, actively picked players to ensure they had multidimensional and multi-skilled players.The team this season includes all-rounder Marcus Stoinis, spin-bowling all-rounders Krunal Pandya and Deepak Hooda, and speedster Avesh Khan as a partner for British pacer Mark Wood.The team has also acquired Ravish Bishnoi, a bowler with an amazing potential.
(The goal of a team is to, on average, acquire 4 to 5 batsmen, two all-rounders, 1 wicket-keeper and three pacers during the auction.)
Look out for Openers:
With KL Rahul and Quinton de cock on the team as openers one must look out for them as they can possibly be the strongest combination for IPL 2022.
In the previous few IPLs KL Rahul had been a phenomenal anchor for his previous team (RCB), and Quinton had been a phenomenal aggressor when he played for Mumbai Indians; together they have great potential.
Look out for Middle Order players:
As for the middle-order, Lucknow Super Giants has Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, and Marcus Stoinis on the team. Marcus Stoinis and Deepak Hooda can play together as great aggressors, meanwhile, Manish can play the important role of an anchor. Hence for middle-order players, a combination of these 3 players is one to be looked out for.
Look out for Finishers
As finishers, the Lucknow Super Giants has Krishnappa Gautam, Kunal Pandya, and Jason Holder on the team, who are all amazing all-rounders. A combination of these players as the finishers is to be looked out for. They also have Markus and Deepak on the team as previously specified, who are good all-rounders. With 5 all-rounders on their team, the Lucknow Super Giants may use game strategies that depend on finishing, hence that part of the match should be carefully followed by cricket and fantasy gaming enthusiasts.
Bowlers to look out for:
When looking out for bowlers, Ravi Bishnoi has an impressive bowling track record that includes being able to spin attack. For pace attacks, the team has Mark Wood and Avesh Khan. A combination of Mark Wood followed by either Aavesh or Holder could be a lethal combination to look out for.
This IPL the Lucknow Super Giants is a major team to look out for, for Fantasy cricket players as well as cricket enthusiasts. The team has a lot of potential and is being predicted to perform phenomenally.
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