Lucknow Supergiants Team, Players, Owner Name, Twitter Account, Jersey

Lucknow Supergiants Team: The 15th edition of the Indian Premier League is going to start from April 2022. A total of 10 teams are going to participate and two new teams Lucknow Supergiants and Gujarat Titans have joined the row this year. Lucknow Supergiants Team will be presenting Lucknow, UttarPradesh from this year onwards. The team is owned by RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group commonly known as RPSG Group. To get more insights into this new IPL Franchisee, stay connected to this post till the end.                              

Lucknow Supergiants     

Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) was founded on 25th October 2021, a few months before the beginning of IPL-2022. Sanjiv Goenka-owned RPSG group has owned the franchisee. The group owned the Rising Pune Supergiant team back in 2016 and 2017. The group grabbed the bid for the franchisee for over 932 million USD (7090 Crores). IPL 2022 will start from 2nd April 2022 and the world will witness the game of two new franchisees.

The draft picks of the teams are All-rounder Marcus Stoinis, Batsman KL Rahul, and Spin Bowler Ravi Bishnoi. They were the primary faces of the team. KL Rahul has been drafted as the captain of the new team. Andy Flower, the former Zimbabwean cricketer, and coach have been drafted as the Head Coach of the team. The team will be mentored by the Indian Former cricketer- Gautam Gambhir.

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Lucknow Supergiants Team

Lucknow Super Giants Team: An Overview

Sport LeagueIndian Premier League (IPL)
Name of the TeamLucknow Super Giants (LSG)
City  Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Foundation Year25th October 2021
Logo and Jersey Launch Date31st January 2022
Owner  RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group (RPSG Group)
Home GroundBharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium
Captain   KL Rahul
Head CoachAndy Flower
Head CoachVijay Dahia
MentorGautam Gambhir

IPL 2022 Key Dates

Date of foundation25th October 2021
Launch of Logo and Jersey31st January 2022
Date of IPL Mega Auction12th and 13th February 2022
Commencement of IPL-20222nd April 2022
First Match of Lucknow Supergiants6th April 2022
IPL Final14th June 2022

List of Lucknow Super Giant Team Players  

Till now, the team has picked three players and after the auction full list of the players will be revealed. Have a look at the full squad of LSG mentioned below with other details-

Player NameNationalityRoleAuction Price/ Fee
KL RahulIndianBatsman (Captain)Rs. 17 Cr. (Drafted)
Marcus StoinisAustraliaAll-rounderRs. 9.2 Cr. (Drafted)
Ravi BishnoiIndianSpin BowlerRs. 4 Cr. (Drafted)
Quinton De KockSouth AfricaWicket keeper batsmanRs.  6.75 Crores
Manish PandeyIndianBatsmanRs. 4.6 Crores
Jason HolderBarbadosAll-RounderRs. 8.75 Crores
Deepak HoodaIndianAll-RounderRs. 5.75 Crores
Krunal PandyaIndianAll-RounderRs. 8.25 Crores
Mark Jason Wood  EnglandBatsman  Rs.7.5 Crores

Lucknow Super Giants Team Logo and Jersey

The logo of the brand new team represents the mythical bird Garuda. The logo of the team was unveiled on 31st January 2022. The team has drawn inspiration from ancient Indian Mythology.

Sponsors and Kit Manufacturers    

Sponsors play a crucial role in the mega event of IPL every year. Each team has different sponsors who sponsor their kit, jersey, and other stuff. Have a look at the sponsors and manufactures       

  • The kit for the teams is manufactured by PUMA.
  • My11Circle will be the Shirt/ Jersey Sponsor (Chest).
  • Back side of the Shirt/ Jersey will be sponsored by Zee5
  • Tata Salt will do Chest Branding    

About LSG Owner

RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group is a multinational conglomerate based in Kolkata. Sanjiv Goenka is the Founder and Chairman of the group.  He has been president of All India Management Institute (AIMA) and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). With a Net Worth of 250 crores USD (as per Forbes), RPSG Group is a conglomerate that deals in different businesses which include- Carbon black manufacturing, Retail, IT-enabled services, Power and Energy, Media, Entertainment, Agriculture, and FMCG. The company has thousands of shareholders and more than 50 thousand employees. Goenka has recently come into the limelight after winning the bidding game for the ownership of Lucknow Franchisee. The group has previously owned Rising Pune Supergiant between 2016 and 2017.    

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