The first edition of the WPL begins on 4th March 2023, and the first match held between Gujarat Giants and Mumbai Indians. Gujarat Giants is one of the teams that played the inaugural match of the Women’s Premier League. The team is based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat and is owned by the Adani Group.
This is the first time a women’s cricket competition similar to the Indian Premier League (IPL) is being conducted in India. The Women’s Premier League’s debut season is being held in Mumbai between March 4 and March 26.
Gujarat Giants WPL Schedule 2023
The Gujarat Giants played the inaugural match of the Women’s Premier League (IPL) on March 4, 2023, in DY Patil Stadium against the Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians won the match by 143 runs.
All the matches of the Women’s Premier League are being played at two venues: DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai and Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
|March 4, 2023||7:30 PM||Gujarat Giants VS Mumbai Indians (MI won by 143 runs)||DY Patil Stadium|
|March 5, 2023||7:30 PM||Gujarat Giants VS UP Warriorz (UPW won by 3 wickets)||DY Patil Stadium|
|March 8, 2023||7:30 PM||Gujarat Giants VS Royal Challengers Bangalore (GG won by 11 runs)||Brabourne Stadium|
|March 11, 2023||7:30 PM||Gujarat Giants VS Delhi Capitals (DC won by 10 wickets)||DY Patil Stadium|
|March 14, 2023||7:30 PM||Gujarat Giants VS Mumbai Indians (MI won by 55 runs)||Brabourne Stadium|
|March 16, 2023||7:30 PM||Gujarat Giants VS Delhi Capitals (GG won by 11 runs)||Brabourne Stadium|
|March 18, 2023||7:30 PM||Gujarat Giants VS Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB won by 8 wickets)||Brabourne Stadium|
|March 20, 2023||3:30 PM||Gujarat Giants vs UP Warriorz||Brabourne Stadium|
For complete WPL 2023 Schedule you can click here: WPL 2023 Schedule
Gujarat Giants Owner
The Adani Company is the team’s owner. Rachael Haynes will lead the team’s coaching staff. Ashleigh Gardner, an Australian all-round spin bowler, was purchased by the Gujarat Giants for Rs 3.20 crore on Monday during the opening Women’s Premier League (WPL) auctions.
Gujarat Giants: Captain 2023
The Australian wicketkeeper and batter Beth Mooney is the captain of the Gujarat Giants for the TATA WPL 2023. Beth is known for her leadership skills. Beth is also among the female cricketers who are admired by the fans, and she has had a very successful career as a player so far.
Gujarat Giants: Squad 2023
Ashleigh Gardner, Shabnam Shakil, Sushma Verma, Beth Mooney, Ashwani Kumari, Sophia Dunkley, Parunika Sisodia, Annabel Sutherland, Tanuja Kanwer, Hurley Gala, S Meghana, Monica Patel, Georgia Wareham, Dayalan Hemalatha, Mansi Joshi, Sneh Rana, Harleen Deol, and Deandra Dottin.
Gujarat Giants Squad Auction prices 2023
|Ashleigh Gardner||All-rounder||Rs 3.2 crore||Australia|
|Beth Mooney||Batter||Rs 2 crore||Australia|
|Sneh Rana||All-rounder||Rs 75 lakh||India|
|Georgia Wareham||All-rounder||Rs 75 lakh||Australia|
|Annabel Sutherland||All-rounder||Rs 70 lakh||Australia|
|Deandra Dottin||All-rounder||Rs 60 lakh||West Indies|
|Sophia Dunkley||Batter||Rs 60 lakh||England|
|Sushma Verma||Wicket-keeper||Rs 60 lakh||India|
|Tanuja Kanwer||All-rounder||Rs 50 Lakh||India|
|Harleen Deol||All-rounder||Rs 40 lakh||India|
|Ashwani Kumari||All-rounder||Rs 35 Lakh||India|
|Mansi Joshi||All-rounder||Rs 30 Lakh||India|
|Dayalan Hemalatha||All-rounder||Rs 30 Lakh||India|
|Monica Patel||Bowler||Rs 30 Lakh||India|
|S Meghana||Batter||Rs 30 Lakh||India|
|Hurley Gala||All-rounder||Rs 10 Lakh||India|
|Parunika Sisodia||Bowler||Rs 10 Lakh||India|
|Shabnam Shakil||Bowler||Rs 10 Lakh||India|
FAQs related to Gujarat Giants
Ans. Gujarat Giants is owned by Adani Group.
Ans. The Australian all-rounder Ashleigh Gardner is the most expensive player of Gujarat Titans.
Ans. The Australian Wicket-keeper and Batter Beth Mooney is the Captain of Gujarat Giants for TATA WPL 2023