Gujarat Titans (GT) have named Rashid Khan as the vice-captain ahead of the team’s opening match in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 against Lucknow Super Giants on Monday, March 28 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The Nangarhar-conceived Rashid will be the delegate to Hardik Pandya, the captain of the new establishment in the money rich T20 competition.
Rashid has related knowledge of driving groups as he captained Afghanistan to triumphs in a single Test, one ODI and four T20Is. The Young Turk surrendered captaincy before his group’s mission in the 2021 T20 World Cup in Oman and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Preceding the super closeout that occurred in Bangalore, the Titans picked Rashid as one of their three players.
He will procure INR 15 crores alongside Hardik, who was likewise picked at a similar cost. The third player picked by the establishment was Shubman Gill, who will acquire INR 7 crores subsequent to playing four seasons for the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) following his presentation in 2018.
Rashid Khan set for new excursion with the Gujarat Titans
Meanwhile, the Titans made Rashid’s arrangement as the bad habit chief through a post on their Twitter handle. The inscription read, “In one more #SeasonOfFirsts, Rashid Bhai turns into our bad habit chief.”
Rashid made his IPL debut back in 2017 while addressing the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), drove by David Warner. He carried out his specialty for the Orange Army four five seasons and was one of their champion bowlers. Be that as it may, SRH delivered him and held Abdul Samad and Umran Malik alongside captain Kane Williamson.
In 76 IPL matches, Khan has gotten 93 wickets at a fantastic economy pace of 6.33. The young person was likewise convenient with the bat as he scored 222 runs at a hit pace of 137.04 with a top score of an unbeaten 34.
Of late, Rashid carried out his specialty for the Adelaide Strikers in the Big Bash League (BBL) and Lahore Qalandars in the Pakistan Super League (PSL). He additionally played in the ODI and T20I series against Bangladesh in Dhaka and Chattogram. If he’s ready to perform for the Titans in the forthcoming IPL release is not yet clear.