One of the two franchises which were included last year is Lucknow Supergiants. They made it to the playoffs of the IPL last year but unfortunately, they were out from the eliminators. KL Rahul will lead Lucknow in IPL 2023 and in this article, we will see the squad and best playing 11 of Lucknow Supergiants for IPL 2023.
Lucknow Super giants Squad
Lucknow Supergiants has 25 men’s squad for IPL 2023 including 8 overseas players and 17 Indian players.
Indian players – KL Rahul, Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma, Manan Vohra, Krishnappa Gowtham, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Mohsin Khan, Mayank Yadav, Ravi Bishnoi, Jayadev Unadkat, Yash Thakur, Amit Mishra, Prerak Mankad, Swapnil Singh, Yudhvir Charak.
Overseas players – Quinton de Kock, Marcus Stoinis, Kyle Mayers, Mark Wood, Nicolas Pooran, Romario Shepherd, Daniel Sams, Naveen-Haqq.
Lucknow Super giants Best Playing 11
Here is the best possible playing 11 of LSG for IPL 2023.
- KL Rahul (Captain)
- Quinton de Kock (Wicketkeeper)
- Nicholas Pooran
- Deepak Hooda
- Marcus Stoinis
- Krunal Pandya
- Krishnappa Gowtham
- Ravi Bishnoi
- Avesh Khan
- Mohsin Khan
- Mark Wood
In the top order of LS, G we have captain KL Rahul and Quinton de Kock who will provide a perfect left and right-handed combination to LSG. Both are world-class batsmen and they both can trouble any bowling line-up on their day. At No.3 we have Nicholas Pooran who was brought by LSG for 16.25 crores.
In the middle order of LSG they have one of the best middle orders of this IPL they have Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya, and Krishnappa Gowtham. Hooda and Stoinis will play the role of finishers whereas Krunal Pandya will also play the role of finisher and all-rounder.
Bowling looks quite strong for LSG they have Ravi Bishnoi as their main spinner and they have three fast bowlers, Avesh Khan, England’s Mark Wood, and young Mohsin Khan.