Lucknow Super Giants’ IPL 2024 Retention Strategy Unveiled

Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) has unveiled its strategy for the upcoming IPL 2024, aiming for a well-balanced squad with a mix of star batters and talented bowlers. LSG, one of the top four teams in the IPL 2023 playoffs, is set to retain key players and strengthen its lineup for the next season.

Top Three Players in LSG’s Retention Radar


1. KL Rahul: The captain, returning from injury, showcased phenomenal form in the ODI World Cup 2023. His leadership and batting prowess make him a pivotal choice for LSG’s retention.

2. Quinton De Kock: A top run-scorer in the ODI World Cup, De Kock is expected to play a crucial role in LSG’s batting lineup. Despite missing most of the previous IPL season, his impact is undeniable.

3. Kyle Mayers: The explosive batter who guided LSG to victories in the last season is a key figure in the team’s strategy. Mayers’ talent and match-winning abilities position him as a player to watch in the upcoming season.

List of Likely Retained Players

KL Rahul (c): INR 15 crore (Wicketkeeper batter)
Marcus Stoinis: INR 11 crore (Batter)
Krunal Pandya: INR 8.25 crore (All-rounder)
Kyle Mayers: INR 50 lakh (Batter)
Quinton De Kock: INR 6.75 crore (Wicketkeeper batter)
Ravi Bishnoi: INR 4 crore (Bowler)
Mark Wood: INR 7.5 crore (Bowler)
Naveen ul Haq: INR 50 lakh (Bowler)
Nicholas Pooran: INR 16 crore (Batter)
Ayush Badoni: INR 20 lakh (Batter)

LSG Squad Ahead of IPL Auction 2024

The LSG squad is shaping up with a mix of experienced players and promising talent. The squad, led by KL Rahul, includes the likes of Stoinis, Krunal Pandya, Ravi Bishnoi, and more. The anticipation builds as LSG prepares to enter the IPL 2024 auction with a formidable lineup, aiming for glory in the upcoming season.