Lucknow IPL team 2022
Lucknow IPL team 2022

Lucknow IPL Team 2022 Players Name Owner Details: RPSG Group of Sanjiv Goenka is one of the winners of the 2 IPL new team auctions which was hosted by BCCI in Dubai in October 25, 2021.

RPSG Group of Sanjiv Goenka won the bid war for a whopping 7090 crore (over 932 million USD). The RPSG bid was 250% more than BCCI’s base price of INR 2000 Crores for the IPL team.

Notably, Goenka Group has bid the highest at 7,000cr in the IPL 2022 new team auction.

TeamOwnerPrice
LucknowRPSG Group of Sanjiv Goenka
7090 crore (over 932 million USD)
AhmedabadCVC Capital
5625 crores crore (over 692 million USD)

Lucknow IPL Team 2022 Owner

RPSG Group of Sanjiv Goenka is the owner of the Lucknow IPL Team. RPSG Group won the bidding war for 7090 crores (over 932 million USD) to own the Lucknow team.

Who is Sanjiv Goenka?

Sanjiv Goenka
Sanjiv Goenka

RP – Sanjiv Goenka Group with a US $6 billion asset base and the US $4 billion revenue is one of India’s fastest-growing conglomerates with a significant global presence.

The Group’s businesses include power and energy, carbon black manufacturing, retail, IT-enabled services, FMCG, media and entertainment, and agriculture.

The group has a revenue of ₹26,900 crores (US$3.6 billion) in 2020 with a total assets value of ₹47,405 crores (US$6.3 billion). The Group has over 50,000 employees and over a hundred thousand shareholders.

Sanjiv Goenka was a former President of the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) as well as the All India Management Institute (AIMA), and a member of the Prime Minister’s Council on Trade & Industry.

He is also the current Chairman of the Board of Directors of Woodlands Medical Centre Ltd, Kolkata. Born in 1961, Sanjiv Goenka is currently the Honorary Consul of Canada in Kolkata.

In April 2001, he took over as the youngest-ever President of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), was appointed Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-KGP), and currently serves on the board of the Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata (IIM-Kolkata).

Lucknow IPL Team 2022 Coach

Lucknow IPL franchise has approached Ashish Nehra and Gary Kirsten to be its head coach and consultant for the 2022 season.

Lucknow IPL Team 2022 Captain

Updates

  • KL Rahul is likely to lead the Lucknow team in IPL 2022.
KL Rahul
KL Rahul

The captain of the Lucknow team will be announced after the IPL 2022 Auction.

As for the reports either Shreyas Iyer/ KL Rahul will captain the Lucknow team. Both players were not shown interest in continuing playing for their previous franchise.

Possible Captains for Lucknow IPL Team Captain

  • Aaron Finch
  • Ben Stokes
  • Dinesh Karthik
  • Shreyas Iyer
  • KL Rahul

Lucknow IPL Team 2022 Players

The player list for Lucknow will be listed below right after the IPL 2022 Mega Auction. Stay tuned for the regular updates.

As per the BCCI’s rules for IPL 2022 Auction, Lucknow can pick a maximum of 3 players from the IPL 2022 Auction pool players before the auction date.

Lucknow IPL Team 2022 Logo

Every team will have a unique logo to represent them in this cash-rich league. Lucknow IPL team logo will be updated here once they announced it officially.

Lucknow IPL Team 2022 Jersey

The teams in IPL will have a unique jersey with unique color combinations to represent them in the IPL matches. The official jersey of Lucknow will be updated here once the franchise officially announces it.

IPL 2022 Auction Date

  • The window for the 8 existing teams to retain the players will be from the 1st November 2021 to 30th November 2021.
  • The 2 new IPL teams will have the window to retain the players starting from 1st December 2021 to 25th December 2021.
  • Right after this retention window period, BCCI will organize the IPL 2022 Auction at the end of December or at the beginning of January 2022.

IPL 2022 Retention Rules

  • A team is set to be allowed to keep up to three Indian(capped/uncapped) and two foreign players with the total number of retentions not exceeding four.
  • It has clearly said that a team cannot keep more than two uncapped players.
  • As per the conditions, the team management can either retain three Indian players and one overseas player or two Indian players and two overseas players.
  • Two New IPL teams can pick any 2 Indian and 1 foreign player from the Mega auction pool before the start of the auction 2022.
  • Also, new teams can pick only one uncapped player before the auction.
  • There will also be no Right to Match (RTM) cards for the IPL 2022 Mega Auction.

IPL 2022 Salary Cap

BCCI also explained the salary cap for the retained players based on the team’s decision of the number of players retention.

  • If a team retains 4 players, Rs 42 crore will be cut from the player purse.
  • If a team retains 3 players, Rs 33 crore will be cut from the player purse.
  • If a team retains 2 players, Rs 24 crore will be cut from the player purse.
  • If a team retains only one player, it will lose Rs 14 crore from its purse value.
  • Each uncapped player retained will cost Rs 4 crore each.

If a team retains 4 of its player then the salary cap of the four players will be as follows:

*below mentioned will be the player’s annual salary

Deductions for 4 PlayersINR 42 Cr(Total)
Player 1INR 16 Cr
Player 2INR 12 Cr
Player 3INR 8 Cr
Player 4INR 6 Cr

 

If a team retains 3 of its player then the salary cap of the three players will be as follows:

3 players deductionINR 33 Cr(Total)
Player 1INR 15 Cr
Player 2INR 11 Cr
Player 3INR 7 Cr

 

If a team retains 2 of its player then the salary cap of the two players will be as follows:

2 Players deductionINR 24 Cr(Total)
Player 1INR 14 Cr
Player 2INR 10 Cr

 

If a team keeps only one player, then the team has to pay a total of INR 14 crores

1 Player deductionINR 14 Cr