IPL 2022: IPL 2022 will start in April 2022. For this a mega auction will be organized soon. Hardik Pandya looked a bit annoyed after giving the list of players retained by all the old teams to the BCCI as he was not retained by Mumbai Indians. Now big news is coming about Hardik Pandya. He has been made the captain of the team by Ahmedabad. Pandya has been running out of Team India for a long time due to poor fitness. He will also have to give fitness test of NCA to join Team India. He didn’t even bowl during IPL 2021. Hardik was not retained by Mumbai due to continuous poor performance.
According to the news of RevSportz, the Ahmedabad franchise has decided to make Hardik Pandya the captain of their team. This time two new teams are entering the IPL. One of them is Ahmedabad. Earlier there were speculations that Shreyas Iyer could also be given the captaincy of Ahmedabad. Pandya is originally from Gujarat. Apart from Hardik, Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan is also said to be associated with the team. Rashid was in the Hyderabad team last season.
List to be given before mega auction
The BCCI will have to give the list of its players to Lucknow and Ahmedabad, who will be selected before the auction. According to media reports, the Lucknow team is considering making KL Rahul as its captain. The official announcement will be made soon.
first published:Jan. 11, 2022, 11:23 a.m.