According to the reports, it is final that KL Rahul will be appointed as the captain of the Lucknow IPL team.
If the reports are not true even then KL Rahul will be on radar for Lucknow & Ahmadabad IPL teams as captaincy candidate.
After his tenure at SRH finished with a bitter taste, David Warner will be next on the list for Lucknow & Ahmadabad IPL teams.
He can still be a good potential candidate for captaincy.
Faf du Plessis
Faf du Plessis just missed the orange cap of IPL 2021 by a whisker to his teammate Ruturaj Gaikwad.
However, it will be among the top players for Lucknow & Ahmadabad teams.
Another player who Mumbai Indians would have liked to retain is Hardik Pandya.
Even with his batting, Pandya can make into any playing 11 and with his bowling he is must have player.
Rashid Khan couldnt agree with SRH on his retention negotiations and decided to come down into the auction.
Rashid Khan will be among the top spinners in the world and both new teams will be interested in him.
Yuzi Chahal expressed his desire to play for RCB but unfortunately he is not retained by the franchise.
Chahal will be among the radar for both Lucknow & Ahmadabad teams
Delhi Capitals changed skipper when Shreyas Iyer was injured and then didn't retained him.
However Shreyas Iyer is lead player for Ahmadabad IPL team as captain.