LSG Team 2023: Every year, the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction is closely followed by die-hard cricket fans who make a point to not miss even a single match of IPL. The only motive of cricket-fans is to closely monitor the auctions & hope that their favorite teams add some fitting names to their line-up who will help them to move one step closer to the title win. This year was no different as the franchisees indulged in a fierce bidding war to get the best players into their Kitty. One of the franchises which had a good time at the IPL 2023 auction was LSG.
After making to the playoffs of the cash-rich league right in their debut season, LSG made sure to get their hands on some good picks in IPL 2023 Auction. Lucknow super Giants were largely dependent on their top order to score runs while their middle order lacked power. To address their middle order issues they got their hands on wicket-keeper batter Nicholas Pooran by grabbing his services for whopping 16 crores. They further strengthened their team by adding veteran players Amit Mishra & Jaydev Unadkat to their squad. Let’s have a look at LSG’s Auction Picks & Complete Squad for IPL 2023
Players bought by LSG at IPL 2023 auction
Jaydev Unadkat (INR 50 lakh), Nicholas Pooran (INR 16 crore), Yash Thakur (INR 45 lakh), Romario Shepherd (INR 50 lakh), Daniel Sams (INR 75 lakh), Amit Mishra (INR 50 lakh), Prerak Mankad (INR 20 lakh), Naveen-ul-Haq (INR 50 lakh), Yudhvir Charak (INR 20 lakh), Swapnil Singh (INR 20 lakh)
Players retained by LSG for IPL 2023
Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma, KL Rahul (c), Manan Vohra, Quinton de Kock, Marcus Stoinis, Krishnappa Gowtham, Kyle Mayers, Krunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Deepak Hooda, Mohsin Khan, Mark Wood, Mayank Yadav, Ravi Bishnoi.
LSG Team for IPL 2023
Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma, KL Rahul (c), Manan Vohra, Quinton de Kock, Marcus Stoinis, Krishnappa Gowtham, Deepak Hooda, Kyle Mayers, Krunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Mohsin Khan, Mark Wood, Mayank Yadav, Nicholas Pooran, Jaydev Unadkat, Yash Thakur, Romario Shepherd, Daniel Sams, Amit Mishra, Ravi Bishnoi, Prerak Mankad, Swapnil Singh, Naveen-ul-Haq, Yudhvir Charak.