IPL 2022 Preparations are on for (IPL 2022). This time the Lucknow team and Ahmedabad have also entered the tournament. That is, in the 15th season instead of 8, 10 teams will participate. The new franchises have to form a whole new team this year through mega auction, so this auction is going to be very exciting. Apart from this, the eyes of the rest of the teams will also be on the mega auction.
Talking about the Lucknow team, recently this franchise has deployed some veterans in their important positions. Former Zimbabwe player Andy Flower has been appointed as the head coach. At the same time, Gautam Gambhir has been given the responsibility of mentor.
However, the biggest problem of the team apart from the captaincy is the eye of the Lucknow team to add KL Rahul to the mega auction or before that. KL Rahul has left the Punjab team, it is believed that he can become the captain of Lucknow. However, in this article, apart from Rahul, we are also going to talk about two players whom the new franchise can make as its captain.
KL Rahul has scored a lot of runs in all the seasons he has played for Punjab Kings. He has now broken ties with this franchise and the team has not even retained him for the 15th season. That’s why now such speculations are being made that the eyes of the Lucknow team are set on him and can make him the captain. The reason for this has been Rahul’s excellent performance and he has also had a good experience as a captain.
It is true that since making his debut for Punjab Kings in the IPL, he has performed brilliantly for the team in every season. Through the kind of media reports that are coming out, it is being claimed that KL can be handed over the captaincy of this new franchise.
Talking about the star batsman of the Indian team, KL Rahul, these days he is in excellent form and he has experience of captaincy in some matches at the international level as well. Therefore, this new team would like to take advantage of his experience and would also like to take advantage of him as an opener.