IPL 2016 Gujarat Lions Team Squad Players. Vivo IPL Season 9 Team Rajkot is now currently known as the Gujarat Lions (GL). This team was bought by the Intex Technologies at last year’s bidding process held in the month of December. The owner of the Gujarat Lions is Keshav Bansal. This team is based out of Rajkot, one of the famous industrial cities of Gujarat. It is expected that both the new teams; Team Pune and Team Rajkot will participate in the two consecutive IPL tournaments to be held in 2016 and 2017 respectively.

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With less than two months remaining for the inauguration of the Vivo IPL 9, it’s important to get familiar with the teams participating at this gala cricket tournament this year. Though most of the teams are well-known, the two new teams such as the Team Pune and Team Rajkot are yet not too well known to fans as yet. Since the countdown to the Indian Premiere League has already started, let’s learn some facts about the Gujarat Lions.

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The Aussie legend Brad Hodge will act as the head coach for the team. Interestingly, Rajkot team has appointed India’s ace cricketer Suresh Raina as their captain. He will be leading the side in the tournament starting from April 9.

Gujarat Lions Rajkot IPL Team Squad Players




Ravindra JadejaAll-RounderRetained
Suresh RainaAll-RounderRetained
Brendon McCullumBatsmanRetained
Dwayne BravoAll-RounderRetained
James FaulknerAll-RounderRetained
Praveen KumarBowler₹3,50,00,000
Dale SteynBowler₹2,30,00,000
Dinesh KarthikWicket Keeper₹2,30,00,000
Dwayne SmithAll-Rounder₹2,30,00,000
Dhawal KulkarniBowler₹2,00,00,000
Aaron FinchBatsman₹1,00,00,000
Eklavya DwivediWicket Keeper₹1,00,00,000
Andrew TyeAll-Rounder₹50,00,000
Ishan KishanWicket Keeper₹35,00,000
Jaydev ShahAll-Rounder₹20,00,000
Shadab JakatiAll-Rounder₹20,00,000
Pravin TambeBowler₹20,00,000
Pradeep SangwanAll-Rounder₹20,00,000
Amit MishraBowler₹10,00,000
Shivil KaushikBowler₹10,00,000
Akshdeep NathAll-Rounder₹10,00,000
Sarabjit LaddaBowler₹10,00,000
Umang SharmaBatsman₹10,00,000
Paras DograBatsman₹10,00,000

Updates list of Gujarat Lions team for IPL 2016 Season 9

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IPL 2016 Teams Players