We cricket fans love to keep ourselves updated with everything and anything happening in the field. Also sometimes, we even like to know about our favorite cricketers and the team we are cheering for a lot. Recently the team of Gujarat, that is the Gujarat Titans, revealed their team’s official jersey. Well, on Sunday the team was seen present at the Narendra Modi Cricket stadium which is located in Ahmedabad. Along with the presence of their captain Hardik Pandya and their head coach Ashish Nehra there was also BCCI secretary Jay Shah present along with the entire team. The entire team officials was present at the stadium in order to reveal their jerseys for the very first time.
The new Jerseys!
Talking about the Ahmedabad based franchise , it is going to make its debut in IPL along with Lucknow Super Giants. Well, this will be making it a 10-team IPL 2022. Also as per the sources the team will be taking on the Lucknow franchise in their opening match. According to the reports the matches all set to be happening on March 28. Later Hardik Pandya the captain of the team was asked whether he will be bowling again or not.
However, to the surprise the captain replied, “Sir, it would be a surprise, so let it be a surprise,” the 28-year-old said. He replied to the question on the sidelines of their jersey launch. It was happening at their home ground, Narendra Modi Stadium. Well, all of his fans wanted to eagerly know about him being a bowler again or not. However we do not know whether Hardik Pandya is going to reveal the surprise anytime soon or not.
Hardik as the captain of the squad!
According to the sources, Hardik was picked by Gujarat Titans for Rs 15 crore. He was picked in the pre-auction draft and was named the captain. Well, now the former Mumbai Indians star will be appearing in front of his fans once again as a new role of leading the side. Hardik also talks a little about the role of captain that he is undertaking for the Gujarat team. He states that it is a little related to man management.
“Success is theirs, failure is mine. Our role will be to make sure the players are comfortable in whatever capacity we can help them out. Clarity, honesty has to be there,” Hardik said. “In good times they don’t need any of us. But the season will test you, there will be difficult times and that’s when we will be there to support them,” he further added. Well, Hardik reiterated what he had said before too. That is in an earlier interaction too Hardik said a similar thing.
Talking about the Gujarat Titans squad, the team will also include India opener, Shubman Gill. Also, Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan and Australia’s Matthew Wade will be present. Well, senior India pacer Mohammad Shami and New Zealand quick Lockie Ferguson are to the part of the team. All of the fans supporting the team are eager to look forward to the upcoming matches.