The second new recruit to be included in the prestigious IPL tournament, Lucknow Super Giants did extremely well in terms of their resource planning ahead of IPL 2022. Not only did he retain good players before the auction, but he got as a result. The strategy adopted in the auction is the possible option of IPL 2022
KL Rahul retained by Lucknow Super Giants for a whopping salary of Rs 17 crore; Most in IPL this year, and joint-highest in IPL history with Virat Kohli. He then retained Marcus Stoinis for Rs 9.2 crore and cut his purse of Rs 10 crore and retained Ravi Bishnoi for Rs 4 crore.
Up for the auction, Lucknow managed to get the first choice 11 – which we will see in this article. His main focus was to bring in as many all-rounders as possible and for that he did a great job. At least 5 all-rounders make definite starts in their playing 11. Also, LSG got some good fast bowlers and batsmen in their arsenal.
So, the kind of team LSG has assembled, let’s take a look at the best predicted Playing 11 for Lucknow Super Giants for IPL 2022? Before that let’s take a look at the entire team of LSG.
LSG Best Playing 11 for IPL 2022:
KL Rahul (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Manish Pandey, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Krishnappa Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Jason Holder, Ravi Bishnoi, Mark Wood & Avesh Khan
Lucknow Super Giants Full Squad:
Evin Lewis, Manan Vohra, Manish Pandey, KL Rahul (c & wk), Quinton de Kock (wk), Ayush Badoni, Deepak Hooda, Jason Holder, Karan Sharma, Krishnappa Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Kyle Mayers, Marcus Stoinis, Ankit Rajpoot, Avesh Khan, Dushmantha Chameera, Mark Wood, Mayank Yadav, Mohsin Khan, Ravi Bishnoi, Shahbaaz Nadeem