Gujarat Titans unveil team logo in Metaverse in the IPL 2022

Gujarat Titans (GT) is a franchise cricket team based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. That will play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 season.  The Team was founded in the year 2021, the team will play its home matches at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Motera. The CVC Capital Partners owned this franchise. The Gujarat Titans team will be captained by Hardik Pandya and coached by Ashish Nehra.

The IPL Governing Council issued an invitation to tender for 2 new sides in August 2021. A total of 22 companies declared an interest, but with a high base price, there were no more than 6 serious bidders. The BCCI allowed a consortium of 3 companies to bid for each franchise. The CVC Capital Partners won the rights to operate the Ahmedabad franchise with a bid of ₹5,625 Crore. Ahead of the IPL 2022 Mega Auction, the franchise drafted Hardik Pandya as their captain. The franchise also picked Shubman Gill & Rashid Khan.

Gujarat Titans unveil team logo in Metaverse

On 20th February 2022, CVC Capital-owned Gujarat Titans unveiled their logo in the metaverse ahead of the IPL 2022, which is expected to start in the last week of March 2022.

The IPL 2022 edition will be a 10-team tournament as 2 new teams were added– Gujarat Titans (GT) owned by CVC Capital and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) owned by Sanjiv Goenka-owned RPSG Group – have joined the cash-rich league.

Gujarat Titans Logo

Meanwhile, Gujarat Titans picked Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya for INR 15 Crore ahead of the IPL 2022 Mega Auction. He has been appointed as the captain of the Gujarat Titans team. Also, Gujarat added Rashid Khan Afghanistan leg-spinner, for INR 15 crore, and Indian opener Shubman Gill for INR 8 crore.

Gujarat Titans Full Squad – IPL Auction 2022

Hardik Pandya, Rashid Khan, Vijay Shankar, Jayant Yadav, Dominic Drakes, Pradeep Sangwan, David Miller, Wriddhiman Saha, Noor Ahmed, Sai Kishore, Darshan Nalkande, Shubman Gill, Mohammed Shami, Jason Roy, Lockie Ferguson, Abhinav Sadarangani, Rahul Tewatia,  Yash Dayal, Alzarri Joseph, Matthew Wade, Varun Aaron, and B Sai Sudharshan.

Gujarat Titans Overview

League Indian Premier League
Captain Hardik Pandya
Coach Ashish Nehra
Owner CVC Capital Partners
Team  Information
City Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Founded 25 October 2021; 3 months ago
Home ground Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
Capacity 132,000
Official website www.gujarattitansipl.com

Also Read – Ahmedabad Team Name, Full Squad, Team Logo, Retained Players

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