Lucknow Super Giants picked three players ahead of the auction – KL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis and Ravi Bishnoi – spending 30.25 crores. They purchased a total of 18 players, and were left with 75 lakhs remaining after the auction.
Full List of Lucknow Super Giants Players, Salaries in IPL 2022
|Full name||Price (Rs cr)||Country||Specialism||Capped / Uncapped|
|Jason Holder||8.75||West Indies||All-rounder||Capped|
|Quinton De Kock||6.75||South Africa||Wicketkeeper||Capped|
|Dushmanta Chameera||2||Sri Lanka||Bowler||Capped|
|Evin Lewis||2||West Indies||Batsman||Capped|
|Ankit Singh Rajpoot||0.5||India||Bowler||Uncapped|
|Kyle Mayers||0.5||West Indies||All-rounder||Capped|
Drafted LSG Players: KL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis, Ravi Bishnoi
Lucknow spent 17 crores on their new captain KL Rahul, making him not only the most expensive addition to the squad, but also the highest earning player in the IPL. Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis was drafted for 9.25 crores, as well as uncapped leg-break bowler Ravi Bishnoi for 4 crores. Lucknow’s biggest auction buy was Avesh Khan for 10 crores. Krunal Pandya was the highest paid Indian player picked at the auction at 8.25 crores, followed by Deepak Hooda at 5.75 crores and Manish Pandey at 4.6 crores.
Overseas Players: Marcus Stoinis, Jason Holder, Mark Wood, Quinton De Kock, Dushmanta Chameera, Evin Lewis, Kyle Mayers
Marcus Stoinis, drafted at 9.25 crores, became the highest paid overseas player in the squad. Lucknow picked West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder in the auction for 8.75, their most expensive overseas buy. Mark Wood and Quinton de Kock were also selected for 7.5 crores and 6.75 crore respectively, but the England fast-bowler Wood dropped out of the tournament with an injury.
Uncapped Indian Players: Avesh Khan, Ravi Bishnoi, Ankit Singh Rajpoot, Manan Vohra, Mohsin Khan, Mayank Yadav, Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma
Ankit Singh Rajpoot was selected by Lucknow for 50 lakhs. Manan Vohra, Mohsin Khan, Mayank Yadav, Ayush Badoni, Karan Sharma were all purchased at their base price of 20 lakhs.