This year two new teams entered into Indian Premiere League (IPL) which is now common and nothing is new in this report but new thing is that both the teams now finalized their name i.e Team Pune changed to Rising Pune Supergiants and Team Rajkot to Gujarat Lions.
Sometimes before IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiants released their team logo now its time to go for Gujarat Lions. On 2nd Feb 2016, Team Rajkot has been officially named Gujarat Lions, with team captain Suresh Raina and owner Keshav Bansal, also the director of Mobile phone manufacturers Intex Technologies, revealing the logo of the Rajkot-based team at a function here on Tuesday.
The latest news may be left in among all of these announcements that former Australia batsman Brad Hodge has been named coach of the team.
Owner – Intex
Coach – Brad Hodge
Captain – Suresh Raina
Venue – Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium
Team – Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Brendon McCullum, James Faulkner and Dwayne Bravo