GL 2017 Team: The Gujarat Lions is a new franchise cricket team debut playing in IPL 2016 and this is its second IPL season. The Gujarat Lions is often abbreviated as GL owned by Keshav Bansal director of Intex Technologies (New Delhi Based Company). The team was one of the two newly introduced teams in IPL as the replacements for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), who have been suspended for two seasons (IPL 9 and IPL 10) due to illegal betting by their respective owners. In the beginning time franchise want to set their team name as Rajkot Titans but after some more changes, they finalized to change the team name to GL because of the Famous Asiatic Lions which are present in Gujarat.
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Gujarat Lions Team | GL IPL Team 2017
To begin with, five of their batsmen scored more than 300 runs in the tournament, which is something not many teams have been able to do so far. Suresh Raina did his role as the captain, as he was the highest run-scorer with 399 runs. Next in the line were Aaron Finch and Brendon McCullum, who scored 393 runs and 354 runs respectively. Other key players were Dinesh Karthik and Dwayne Smith.
GL IPL 2017 Players | Team of Gujarat Lions
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|Suresh Raina (Captain)||India||Batsman|
|Brendon McCullum||New Zealand||Batsman|
|Dwayne Bravo||West Indies||All-rounder|
|Dwayne Smith||West Indies||All-rounder|
The following were bought in auction
Jason Roy (England) – Rs 1 crore, Chirag Suri (United Arab Emirates) – Rs 10 lakh, Basil Thambi – Rs 85 lakh, Manpreet Gony – Rs 60 lakh, Nathu Singh – Rs 50 lakh, Tejas Singh Baroka – Rs 10 lakh, Munaf Patel – Rs 30 lakh, Aksh Deep Nath – Rs 10 lakh, Shubham Agarwal – Rs 10 lakh, Pratham Singh – Rs 10 lakh, Shelley Shaurya – Rs 10 lakh
Today IPL Matches | Schedule “GL IPL Team 2017 Matches“
|GL Team 2017 Matches||Venue||Date | Time|
|GL vs KKR||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||April 7, 2017|
|GL vs SRH||Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad||April 9, 2017|
|GL vs RPSC||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||April 14, 2017|
|GL vs MI||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||April 16, 2017|
|GL vs RCB||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||April 18, 2017|
|GL vs KKR||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||April 21, 2017|
|GL vs KXIP||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||April 23, 2017|
|GL vs RCB||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||April 27, 2017|
|GL vs MI||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||April 29, 2017|
|GL vs RPSG||Maharashtra Cricket Association’s International Stadium, Pune||May 1, 2017|
|GL vs DD||Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi||May 4, 2017|
|GL vs KXIP||IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali||May 7, 2017|
|GL vs DD||Green Park, Kanpur||May 10, 2017|
|GL vs SRH||Green Park, Kanpur||May 13, 2017|
IPL Gujarat lions Sponsors and Partners
The official merchandise is provided by TYKA and the principal shirt sponsor is Oxigen Wallet, TVS Tyers, Astral Pipes, Intex, Gujarat Tourism are the sponsors for 2016 season.
In their second season, Gujarat Lions IPL team 2017 is hoping to deliver their best to bring home the glory again. They are more concentrating on the team squad this so that they can strongly face others in every match. The team has some of the best players from all over the world. The captain Suresh Raina has good experience in IPL tournaments and also the greatest batsman of Indian cricket history.