August 18, 2022
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Gujarat Fortunegiants team for PKL 2018, Team owner, Coach & Home stadium

Gujarat Fortunegiants team for PKL 2018, Team owner, Coach & Stadium

In the grand auction a total of 422 players, including 58 overseas players, went under the hammer during the two-day of bidding battle where 87 players from the Future Heroes Kabaddi programme were also up for bidding. The Fortunegiants spent a whopping Rs. 380.32 Lakhs on twenty-one players in the 2018 PKL auction to make a team which may again get them to the finals and unlike the previous season, they will lift their maiden title. They retained their key raiders Sachin Tanwar for 56.87 lakh and Mahendra Ganesh Rajput for 24.55 lakh. On that note, here’s a look at Gujarat Fortunegiants team for PKL 2018.

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In the raiding department they have got some big promising names like K. Prapanjan, Sachin Tanwar and Mahendra Rajput. Ajay Kumar will also be a handy customer.

Fortunegiants have a “Good” looking defense with the likes of Sunil Kumar and Parvesh Bhainshwal.

They managed to get the services of Iranian all-rounder Hadi Tajid

Gujarat Fortunegiants team for PKL 2018

Sachin Tanwar [Retained] – ₹56.87 lakh

Mahendra Ganesh Rajput [Retained] – ₹24.55 lakh

K Prapanjan – ₹38 lakh

Ajay Kumar – ₹25 lakh

Dong Geon Lee – ₹17.2 lakh

Shubham Ashok Palkar – ₹8 lakh

Lalit Chaudhary [NYP] – ₹6.6 lakh

Vikram Khandola [NYP] – ₹6.6 lakh

Lalit Chaudhary [NYP] – ₹6.6 lakh

Anil [NYP] – ₹6.6 lakh

Yashwant Bishnoi – ₹5 lakh

Dharmender – ₹5 lakh

Defenders:

Sunil Kumar [Retained] – ₹49.10 lakh

Parvesh Bhainswal – ₹35 lakh

Ruturaj Shivaji Koravi – ₹30.4 lakh

Sachin Vittala – ₹20 lakh

Amit Sharma – ₹8 lakh

C Kalai Arasan [NYP] – ₹6.6 lakh

Amit [NYP] – ₹6.6 lakh

All-rounders:

Hadi Oshtarak – ₹12 lakh

Rohit Gulia [NYP] – ₹6.6 lakh

Gujarat Fortunegiants owner: Adani Wilmar Ltd.

Gujarat Fortunegiants coach: Manpreet Singh

Home stadium:  The Arena by TransStadia, Ahmedabad (Gujarat)

DS Verdict: The team has got what it wanted and is looking stronger than ever. It can go all the way to cling on to the coveted cup.

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