The 17th Edition of the Indian Premier League is on its way to kick off in the middle of 2024. A total of 10 teams are scheduled to take part in the league. Gujarat Giants was the runners-up of the Indian Premier League 2023. They faced feated against the veteran Chennai Super Kings in the finals.
Gujarat Giants made one of the most shocking moves before the Indian Premier League 2024. They traded their captain Hardik Pandya to Mumbai Indians for a whopping Rs 15 Crore. So GT fans will not see Pandya back in action again for the Giants. Gujarat Giants have one of the strongest squads for IPL 2024 including the Player of the Tournament of IPL 2023 Shubman Gill, Rashid Khan, Mohammed Shami, and many more.
Who is GT captain 2024?
Gujarat Giants IPL 2024 Captain:
After trading Hardik Pandya to Mumbai Indians, Cricket fans were excited to see who will be the captain of Gujarat Giants. Gujarat Giantas announced Shubman Gill as their captain ahead of IPL 2024. He is the Orange Cap Holder of IPL 2023 with 890 runs. He was also honored with the Player of the Tournament award.
Hardik Pandya led the Gujarat Giants for two Consecutive Seasons. He managed to take them to finals in both seasons. In the first season of GT in IPL they managed to win the championship. Apart from these two, Rashid Khan Led the Gujarat Giants for a few of the matches. So let’s see how Gujarat Giants will perform in the upcoming edition with their new captain.
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Gujarat Giants IPL 2024 Squad:
Shubman Gill (C), Kane Williamson, Sai Sudarsan, Abhinav Manohar, David Miller, Wriddhiman Saha, Robin Minz, Matthew Wade, Azmatullah Omarzai, Vijay Shankar, Shahrukh Khan, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Noor Ahmad, Manav Suthar, Jayant Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Darshan Nalkande, Spencer Johnson, Suhant Mishram Umesh Yadav, Kartik Tyagi, Mohit Sharma, Josh Little.
Gujarat Giants Indian Premier League Performance (All Seasons)
Gujarat Giants played their first season of the Indian Premier League in the year 2022. Hardik Pandya was announced as the captain of the team. They managed to reach the finals of IPL 2023. Gujarat Giants vs Rajasthan Royals played the final match. they successfully defeat the Rajasthan Royals and the maiden title.
In the IPL 2023, Hardik Pandya led Gujarat Giants for the second consecutive time. Gujrat Ginest was phenomenal throughout the season. But Chennai Super Kings defeated them in the final match. Shubman Gill was the orang cap holder with 890 runs while Mohammad Shami was the purple cap holder with 28 wickets. Gill was also honored with the Player of the Tournament award.