Gujarat Giants reveal team logo ahead of debut auction in Women’s Premier League. Mithali Raj, India’s legend, will be the team’s coach.
Gujarat Giants, the Women’s Premier League’s most expensive franchise. Launched their logo ahead of the inaugural Women’s Premier League auction on Monday. February 13 at the Jio World Convention Centre. The brand’s emblem features a roaring lion. The franchise would like to roar during the next auction and, more significantly, once the tournament begins.
Gujarat Giants (Ahmedabad franchise) is the most expensive team. Having been sold for the highest price – INR 1289 crore (about USD 158 million). Followed by Mumbai (INR 912.99 crore/approximately USD 111 million). Bengaluru (INR 901 crore/USD 110 million approx), Delhi (INR 810 crore/USD 99.35 million approx), and Lucknow (INR 757 crore/USD 92.85 million approx) were the other three teams and their prices were lower than Mumbai and Gujarat.
Women’s Premier League: Gujarat Giants reveal team logo
Gujarat appear to have a core coaching group in place, as they have brought in two of the game’s top veterans from the women’s circuit. Also India captain and icon Mithali Raj will be seen coaching the players. While Australia’s great batter Rachael Haynes serve as the team’s head coach.
Moreover, Malika Advani, who has been assign the task of conducting the WPL sale, will be the auctioneer. According to various sources, Malika is a Mumbai-based art collector consultant for Modern and Contemporary Indian art and a partner in the Art India Consultants organization, and also she would be seen with the hammer on the auction day.
However, There will be some huge names up for grabs, and all five organizations will be looking to bolster their rosters with some experienced performances and some good rising talents.