KL Rahul will lead Lucknow Super Giants in the upcoming IPL edition

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KL Rahul will lead the Lucknow Super Giant in the 15th edition

Lucknow Super Giant skipper KL Rahul will look to lead the newest franchise in the Indian Premier League to ultimate honor while he has revealed why he chose to join a “new team”.

KL Rahul has led the IPL franchise Punjab Kings in the past, he knows the pressure that comes with leading a high-profile franchise.

Lucknow Super Giant skipper KL Rahul will look to lead the newest franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL) to ultimate honor and along with some seasoned and experienced players, he will look to take his franchise all the way this season and he would hope to guide the youngsters as well.

He has the experience of leading the side under the crucial situation and this is the main reason why he was chosen as the skipper of the Lucknow-based franchise.

Ahead of the upcoming season, KL Rahul has revealed why he chose to join a “new team”.

“I mean whatever little time that I have gotten with Lucknow Super Giants has been a very new experience for me because I have never sat in meetings where we are discussing each player about how we want to set up the franchise and what we need to, you know, what our core needs to be, you know there is so much happening including the auction, before the auction, the retention part, you know there’s so much that has happened and all that was very new to me,”

Rahul said on Red Bull cricket room on Clubhouse.

“It was such a fun experience and I’m so glad to get this opportunity to be you know, be part of a new team, be part of a new franchise and build it from scratch and that’s what excited me and that’s why I made the move to a new team because I wanted to be a part of something like this and learn along the way and this is something that would be good for me in my journey and it’ll help me grow as a person and grow as a cricketer as well. So yes, it’s exciting and I am really looking ahead and looking forward to what’s in store for all of us,”

the right-handed batter stated further.

The IPL edition 2022 will kick off on March 26 and the opening game of the tournament will be played between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Wankhede Stadium. While the Lucknow will play their first game against Gujrat Titans on March 28.

Lucknow Super Giants Squad: Lucknow Super Giants (LSG): KL Rahul (c), Ravi Bishnoi, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Jason Holder, Manish Pandey, Quinton de Kock, Krunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Ankit Singh Rajpoot, Krishnappa Gowtham, Dushmanta Chameera, Shahbaz Nadeem, Manan Vohra, Mohsin Khan, Ayush Badoni, Kyle Mayers, Karan Sharma, Evin Lewis, Mayank Yadav.

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