Women Premier League is going to take place from 4th March 2023 and end on 26th March 2023. This is the first ever season of WPL in India. WPL 2023 is sponsored by TATA for that reason it is also called as TATA WPL 2023. This whole tournament season will be played in Mumbai at two different stadium one is DY Patil Stadium which is located in Navi Mumbai having 45,000 total capacity and the other one is Brabourne Stadium which is situated in Mumbai having 20,000 capacity. This WPL is organized by Board of Control for Cricket in India BCCI. There are total 5 teams that are participating in this WPL tournament and they are Gujarat Giants, Delhi Capitals, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore and UP Warriorz. We are here to give you all the details of WPL teams in our article. This article is specially for those who wants to know the detail of each player in Gujarat Giants team also their matches schedule date and time and many more.
Those who don’t know about Gujarat Giants team, then they will aware about all the things after reading this article till the end. Gujarat Giants is one of the team that is playing in WPL 2023. This team represents Gujarat state of India in WPL. In this article we are going to talk about their squads, who is the captain of this team, what is the auction price of all the team players, who is the owner of Gujarat Giants and many more. Stay tuned to get all the information along with the latest news here. Continue read this article and get knowledge on this topic.
WPL Gujarat Giants Team 2023
Talking about Gujarat Giants team, then it is an Indian Women Cricket Team that is competing for winner title and trophy in WPL this year in 2023. Gujarat Giants is based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. This is one of the 5 teams that are participating in inaugural season of Women Premier League. The color which represent this team are Orange and Yellow. Furthermore this team is captained by Beth Mooney, Additionally, the coach of this team is Rachael Haynes.
Gujarat Giants is bought and owner by one of the most richest of India, Adani Groups. After the announcement of WPL by BCCI in the year 2022, the investors were ready to purchase the rights of teams in the auction which was held in January 2023. In addition to this, Adani Group buy the rights of Gujarat Giants in a closed bidding process that was happened in early of 2023. This is among the best team in WPL with strong squad. To know more information on squad list then read in the below article as we have written each squad detail there.
|Team Name||Gujarat Titans (GT)|
|League||Women’s Premier League (WPL)|
|Date Founded||Jan 25th, 2023|
|City & State||Ahmedabad, Gujarat|
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WPL Gujarat Giants 2023 Team Players List
Gujarat Giants has total 18 women’s players in its team. They all are very experienced and talented cricketers from India as well as across India. Mithali Raj who is top Indian Women Cricketer and also former captain of the India Women’s National Cricket Team from 2004 to 2022 is the advisor and mentor of the Gujarat Giants Team. She is one of the greatest and highest run scorer in India Cricket Team. Moreover, the other support staff which includes Tushar Arothe, who is currently serving as batting coach in the team, Nooshin Al Khadeer who is bowling coach and Gavan Twining who is right now the fielding coach of GG team. You can check the names of each player who are playing in WPL in the team GG. Here is the list:
- Beth Mooney is serving as the post of Captain in Gujarat Giants.
- Ashleigh Gardner
- Dayalan Hemalatha
- Shabnam Shakil
- Ashwani Kumari
- Harleen Deol
- Tanuja Kanwer
- Sophia Dunkley
- Sushma Verma
- Parunika Sisodia
- Hurley Gala
- Sabbineni Meghana
- Monica Patel
- Deandra Dottin
- Mansi Joshi
- Annabel Sutherland
- Sneh Rana
- Georgia Wareham
WPL Gujarat Giants 2023 Matches Schedule
Check the below table to know your favourite team matches detail so that you didn’t miss any of the their match. You can watch live streaming of WPL Gujarat Giants Team matches on Sports 18 as well as Jio cinema application. The first ever match of WPL was played between Gujarat Giants and Mumbai Indian on 4th March 2023, where Mumbai Indians won by 143 runs. Mumbai Indians Team capital Harmanpreet Kaur earned the title of player of the match because of her tremendous playing on that day.
Still Gujarat Giants have many chance to prove themselves lets see how this women team will perform in other left matches and lets hope for the best for GG. Below you can check the schedule match of Gujarat Giants.
|Mar 04||07:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs Mumbai Indians||DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai|
|Mar 05||07:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs UP Warriorz||DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai|
|Mar 08||07:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai|
|Mar 11||07:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs Delhi Capitals||DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai|
|Mar 14||07:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs Mumbai Indians||Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai|
|Mar 16||07:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs Delhi Capitals||Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai|
|Mar 18||07:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore||Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai|
|Mar 20||03:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs Mumbai Indians||Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai|
WPL Gujarat Giants Captain Details
Gujarat Giants is one of the best team in WPL. It has some strong squad also. Bethany Louise Mooney or she is also known as Beth Mooney is the name of the captain of GG team. As of 2023 she is currently 29 years old. She is an Australian professional cricketer belong to Victoria, Australia. She performs the role of batter in the cricket. She also earned the title of number one batter in Women’s Twenty20 International Cricket. She has a keen interest in sports since childhood as she played so many sports like soccer, football, tennis and many more.
Moreover, at the age of eighth she started playing cricket and started building her interest in the sport. Her debut in cricket at national level began when she was 13 year old. She participated in Queensland Fire, in the Women National Cricket League. Now she is batswoman as well as wicket keeper for Western Australia and Perth Scorchers.
WPL Gujarat Giants Players with Auction Price
Here we are providing details of auction price of each player and also most expensive player present in Gujarat Giants Team. The Gujarat Giants team is owned by Adani Sportsline Private Limited for Rs.1289 crore (USD 158 million approx), this is most expensive team among all the other five teams in WPL. The captain Beth Mooney is bought by GG for Rs.2 crores. Ashleigh Gardner is one of the most expensive player in this team who is bought for Rs.3.4 crore in the auction. You can check the price of each player in the below table so that you must be aware about the auction price of players in GG.
|Name of Player||Country||Price|
|Parunika Sisodia||India||Rs. 10 Lakhs|
|Sophia Dunkley||England||Rs. 60 lakhs|
|Tanuja Kanwer||India||Rs. 50 lakhs|
|Hurley Gala||India||Rs. 10 lakhs|
|Dayalan Hemalatha||India||Rs. 30 lakhs|
|Harleen Deol||India||Rs. 40 lakhs|
|Sneh Rana||India||Rs. 75 lakhs|
|Ashleigh Gardner||Australia||Rs. 3.2 crores|
|Beth Mooney||Australia||Rs. 2 crores|
|Shabnam Shakil||India||Rs. 10 lakhs|
|Monica Patel||India||Rs. 30 lakhs|
|Sabbineni Meghana||India||Rs. 30 lakhs|
|Mansi Joshi||India||Rs. 30 lakhs|
|Georgia Wareham||Australia||Rs. 75 lakhs|
|Ashwani Kumari||India||Rs. 35 lakhs|
|Deandra Dottin||West Indies||Rs. 60 lakhs|
|Annabel Sutherland||Australia||Rs. 70 lakhs|
|Sushma Verma||India||Rs. 60 lakhs|
FAQ’s of Gujarat Giants 2023 Team
Ans. Beth Mooney.
Ans. Ashleigh Gardner.