IPL 2022 : Gujarat Titans Analysis and Updates

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IPL 2022 : Gujarat Titans Analysis and Updates
IPL 2022 : Gujarat Titans Analysis and Updates

The latest season of IPL is just about to start. IPL 2022 Mega auction were held in Bangalore and it concluded successfully. All the 10 teams have build up their final squads for the upcoming seasons. In this article we will talk about Gujarat Titans Analysis and Updates.

Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants have become a part of the Indian Premier League. IPL 2022 will be the first ever season of both the teams. Let’s take a look at new entrants Gujrat Titans IPL 2022 squad.

Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Mega Auction Review

Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Mega Auction Review
Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Mega Auction Review

Gujrat Titans had quite confusing days at the IPL 2022 Mega Auction. On the one hand, the management executed some smart buys, but on the other, they missed a lot of opportunities. Gujarat Titans picked Hardik Pandya, Rashid Khan and Shubhman Gill as the three draft players ahead of the auction.

Their squad do not jump out as a title-worthy squad but it is quite balanced.

Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Final Squad

Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Final Squad
Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Final Squad

Batsmen : David Miller, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Abhinav Manohar Sadarangani and Shubman Gill

Wicket-keepers : Matthew Wade, Wriddhiman Saha

All-rounder: Dominic Drakes, Darshan Nalkande, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Rahul Tewatia, Sai Sudharsan, Vijay Shankar

Spinners : Noor Ahmad, Rashid Khan, R Sai Kishore

Fast bowlers : Alzarri Joseph, Lockie Ferguson, Mohammed Shami, Pradeep Sangwan, Varun Aaron, Yash Dayal

IPL 2022 : Gujarat Titans Team Analysis

Gujarat Titans 2022 Squad : Batsmen

Gujarat Titans Playing XI IPL 2022 - SHUBMAN GILL
Gujarat Titans Playing XI IPL 2022 – SHUBMAN GILL

In the beginning, Gujarat opening was looking quite consistent and promising. However, after the shocking decision of Jason Roy, the management will face a big problem. In the batting department, the team does not have many big names. Shubhman Gill will have the responsibility of giving stability to the innings. In the middle order, David Miller is there, but he is out of form since some last few seasons.

Gujarat Titans 2022 Squad : Wicketkeepers

Gujarat Titans Playing XI IPL 2022 - Mathew Wade
Gujarat Titans Playing XI IPL 2022 – Mathew Wade

Matthew Wade and Wriddhiman Saha are the two wicket-keeping options for Gujarat Titans. The management bought both of them very late in the auction. It will be exciting to see who will keep the gloves for Gujrat in IPL 2022.

Gujarat Titans 2022 Squad : All-Rounders

Gujarat Titans playing 11 2022 - Hardik Pandya
Gujarat Titans playing 11 2022 – Hardik Pandya
Hardik Pandya will be the key finisher for Gujarat Titans. In this department he will be assisted by Rahul Tewatia and Vijay Shankar. GT failed to get their hands on two key all-rounders in Krunal Pandya and Washington Sundar. This area is quite balanced for Gujarat franchise.

Gujarat Titans 2022 Squad : Bowlers

Gujarat Titans playing 11 2022 - Rashid Khan
Gujarat Titans playing 11 2022 – Rashid Khan

Gujarat Titans have a lot of variety in their bowling attack. The different players will allow them to pick the perfect one according to the conditions and the opposition. The bowling for Titans is their strong point. They have the pace trio of Mohammed Shami, Alzaari Joseph, and Lockie Ferguson in their squad. In the spin department, Rashid Khan will single handedly make a difference. Hardik Pandya and Tewatia are also there as bowling options.

Gujarat Titans IPL 2022 Team Review

In the IPL 2022 Mega Auctions, Gujarat Titans did quite good in acquiring overseas players, but at the same time, they failed to get experienced Indian batters. This issue left them with a weak batting core. Overall, Gujarat will definitely be a big challenge for the other teams in IPL 2022. Players like Hardik Pandya and Rashid Khan have the ability to win matches single-handedly for their team.

Gujarat Titans Playing 11 2022 (Probable XI)

  1. Shubman Gill
  2. Wriddhiman Saha (WK)
  3. David Miller
  4. Matthew Wade
  5. Hardik Pandya (C)
  6. Rahul Tewatia
  7. Vijay Shankar,
  8. Mohammad Shami
  9. Rashid Khan
  10. Lockie Ferguson
  11. R Sai Kishore

Best Starting XI of Gujarat Titans for IPL 2022