Recently, Gujarat Titans confirmed that Shubman Gill will be the new captain after Hardik Pandya’s sensational return to Mumbai Indians was confirmed on Monday by the franchises.
Hardik moves back to his first franchise Mumbai Indians following a trade between the two franchises. The all-rounder spent two impressive years with GT and Hardik led the team to lift the trophy one time.
Gill said, I am delighted and proud to assume the captaincy of Gujarat Titans and thank to franchise for their trust in me to lead such a fine team. We have had two exceptional seasons and this statement issued by the franchise.
As the first captain of Gujarat Titans, Hardik Pandya has helped the franchise deliver two fantastic seasons that resulted in winning one TATA IPL championship and one appearance in the final.
GT Director said that Shubman maturity and skill is evident in his on-field performance and we are extremely excited to embark on a new journey with a young leader like Shubman at the team.
Recently, All ten teams have already announced their list of players retained and released for IPL, which should start in March. The IPL 2024 auction is scheduled to take place at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai on December 19.