Hardik Pandya warns opponents ahead of IPL 2022
Gujarat Titans captain Hardik Pandya issued a warning to the other franchises in the cash-rich league ahead of the start of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, telling them not to take the new franchises for granted in the next season.
The Gujarat Titans and the Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) two new teams set to compete in the IPL 2022. Moreover, all ten franchises prepare for the ultimate test. Hardik Pandya, who will captain the Gujarat Titans in the upcoming season, appeared in a new avatar. In the IPL 2022 promo video that went viral on Saturday.
However, in the video, Hardik Pandya seen as a bomb expert. He is seen giving guru mantra to his bomb diffusing squad, “Never underestimate a new person” as the bomb squad gets confused and cuts the two new live wires resulting in the explosion.
Nayi team ho, ya proven champion, #TATAIPL mein kisi ka bhi 💥 macha dena, #YehAbNormalHai! 😏
LIVE action begins Mar 26 onwards, on Star Sports & Disney+Hotstar. pic.twitter.com/UZeNFfFDiX
— Star Sports (@StarSportsIndia) March 12, 2022
Also to which Hardik Pandya says “Naya jab bhi katega, 100 taka fategaa”.
The ‘new’ in this video refers to the two new franchises (Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants), which will feature in IPL 2022 for the first time.
On the KOO app, the country’s first multilingual microblogging platform, the promo video featuring Hardik Pandya went viral. However, the video quickly started trending on the social media platform.
In IPL 2022, a total of 70 league matches and four playoff games will played over a 65-day duration.
The 15th season will kick off on March 26 at Wankhede Stadium. Therefore, with a blockbuster match between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders.
Moreover, Wankhede Stadium and DY Patil Stadium will host 20 matches each. While Brabourne and MCA International Stadium in Pune will host 15 matches each.
On May 22, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings will play the final game of the league stage at Wankhede Stadium.
Later, the schedule for the Playoffs and the IPL 2022 final, which will take place on May 29, will announced later.