Rashid Khan bought by Ahmedabad at 15 crore INR!
CRICDOT DESK : The new franchise Lucknow has set a record before the 2022 IPL auction. Last time, they hired Punjab Kings captain Lokesh Rahul for Rs 16 crore. Which is the highest paid cricketer in the history of IPL.
Meanwhile, before the auction, another new franchise Ahmedabad has taken Rashid Khan and Hardik Pandya in the team.
Ahmedabad-based franchise CVC Capital bought Hardik for Rs 15 crore. Rashid Khan has also been bought for 15 crore rupees, which is 16 crore 32 thousand (approximately) in Bangladeshi currency. Besides, they have taken Indian batsman Shubhaman Gill in the team for Rs 6 crore.
Hardik has also been made the captain of Ahmedabad. Joining the team, Hardik gave a message to the supporters. “Thank you, I’m so excited to start a new journey with a new team,” he said. ‘
Former India and South Africa coach Gary Carsten has joined Ahmedabad this time. He will serve as mentor and batting coach.