In a latest turn of events, Hardik Pandya is likely to lead new Ahmedabad franchise in IPL 2022. It was earlier reported that Shreyas Iyer would lead the team but the franchise has zeroed on Pandya’s name. Aprat from him, Rashid Khan will be their second signing of the season.
While the India all-rounder was not retained by Mumbai Indians, Rashid Khan also left Sunrisers Hyderabad before the mega auction.
Meanwhile, former India cricketer Ashish Nehra will come on board as a head coach of the new team.