The Indian Premier League's two new teams -- Ahmedabad and Lucknow also named their draft picks ahead of the upcoming mega auction for the 2022 season.

Ahmedabad has chosen Hardik Pandya (Rs 150 million), Rashid Khan (Rs 150 mill), and Shubman Gill (Rs 80) while Lucknow has opted to go with KL Rahul (Rs 170 million), Marcus Stoinis (Rs 92 million), and Ravi Bishnoi (Rs 40 million).

Vikram Solanki has been appointed as Ahmedabad's director of cricket while Hardik Pandya will be leading the franchise. Gary Kirsten will serve as the batting coach and mentor of the Ahmedabad franchise while Ashish Nehra has been appointed as the head coach.

Talking about Lucknow, KL Rahul will don the captaincy hat. Andy Flower has already been named the coach of the Lucknow franchise while former India batter Gautam Gambhir will serve as the mentor of the franchise.

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