GG Womens Team 2024

Last Modified Dec 10, 2023 03:53 IST

The WPL Gujarat Giants Womens Squad for 2024 has a 18-member team which includes: Kashvee Gautam, Phoebe Litchfield, Meghna Singh, Lauren Cheatle, Veda Krishnamurthy, Veda Krishnamurthy, Priya Mishra,Trisha Poojitha, Kathryn Bryce, Mannat Kashyap, Tarannum Pathan, Ashleigh Gardner, Dayalan Hemalatha, Harleen Deol, Sneh Rana, Tanuja Kanwer, Laura Wolvaardt, Beth Mooney, Shabnam Shakil. Meanwhile, Sneh Rana is going to lead Gujarat Giants Womens Squad in WPL and Rachael Haynes will be the head coach of Gujarat Giants Womens Squad.

Gujarat Giants Squad 2024

Player NameCountryRolePrice (in INR)
Kashvee GautamIndiaAll-rounder2 crore
Phoebe LitchfieldAustraliaBatter1 crore
Meghna SinghIndiaAll-rounder30 lakh
Lauren CheatleAustraliaBowler30 lakh
Veda KrishnamurthyIndiaBatter30 lakh
Priya MishraIndiaBowler20 lakh
Trisha PoojithaIndiaBatter10 lakh
Kathryn BryceScotlandAll-rounder10 lakh
Mannat KashyapIndiaAll-rounder10 lakh
Tarannum PathanIndiaAll-rounder10 lakh
Ashleigh GardnerAustraliaAll-rounder3.2 crore
Dayalan HemalathaIndiaAll-rounder30 lakh
Harleen DeolIndiaAll-rounder40 lakh
Sneh RanaIndiaAll-rounder75 lakh
Tanuja KanwerIndiaAll-rounder50 lakh
Laura WolvaardtSouth AfricaBatter30 lakh
Beth MooneyAustraliaWicketkeeper2 crore
Shabnam ShakilIndiaAll-rounder10 lakh

Gujarat Giants Players List Retained before WPL 2024 Auction

Gujarat Giants had retained eight players before the WPL 2024 Auction. Following is the list of players whom the Giants retained in their squad after the inaugural Women’s Premier League season:

Player NameRolePrice (in INR)
Laura WolvaardtBatter30 lakh
Dayalan HemalathaAll-rounder30 lakh
Harleen DeolAll-rounder40 lakh
Sneh RanaAll-rounder75 lakh
Tanuja KanwerAll-rounder50 lakh
Ashleigh GardnerAll-rounder3.2 crore
Beth MooneyWicketkeeper2 crore
Shabnam ShakilAll-rounder10 lakh

Gujarat Giants WPL 2024 most expensive players

There are two expensive players in the Gujarat Giants Squad 2024. The Giants went all out for Indian all-rounder Kashvee Gautam at the auction, spending INR 2 crore to secure her services. Gautam will make her debut for the Giants in the upcoming WPL season.

The Giants also spent INR 1 crore to acquire the services of Phoebe Litchfield. She is a batter from Australia, who has now joined the Gujarat Giants players list 2024. Interestingly, Phoebe played hockey before becoming a full-time cricketer.

Gujarat Giants WPL 2024 Captain

The captain of Gujarat Giants squad 2024 will likely be Beth Mooney. The Ahmedabad-based franchise is yet to make an official announcement about the captain and vice-captain for the new season, but Mooney should continue as the captain, having led the team last season as well.

Sneh Rana will probably be the vice-captain of the team. Rana captained Gujarat Giants last season after Mooney got injured.

The Gujarat Giants squad 2024 has been finalized. The Women’s Premier League 2024 Auction happened on December 9, where Gujarat Giants filled up the vacant spots in their squad. They exhausted the maximum squad size of 18 for the upcoming WPL season.

Before the WPL Auction, the Gujarat Giants Players List of the names who were retained had come out. The list featured some big names like Ashleigh Gardner, Beth Mooney, Laura Wolvaardt, Harleen Deol and Sneh Rana.

Gujarat Giants entered the WPL Auction with a massive purse. The Gujarat Giants squad 2024 features the most expensive Indian signing from this year’s auction. They signed Indian all-rounder Kashvee Gautam for INR 2 crore.

Some new names like Phoebe Litchfield, Meghna Singh, Veda Krishnamurthy and Priya Mishra were also added to the Gujarat Giants players list. Here is the updated Gujarat Giants squad.