The player auction for the first ever Maharashtra Premier League i.e. MPL 2023 was held in Pune on Tuesday (June 6). Six franchisees participated in this auction. These six teams together bid for as many as 128 players. It included many young as well as experienced players. At the same time, Solapur Royals, a team that participated in this tournament, has appointed Sri Lanka’s legendary fast bowler Chaminda Vas as its head coach.
MPL season is starting once again after a long time. Kapil Sons Explosive had franchised Solapur in his name for Rs 7 crore. The franchise also supports the Rajasthan Royals team in the IPL. Solapur team announced young spinner Vicky Ostwal as their icon player.
In the player auction, he added 20 players to his team. Maharashtra State team players like Satyajit Bachchav, Yash Nahar, Swapnil Phulpagar and Vishant More are also included in this team. At the same time, the team has now announced its new head coach.
Sri Lanka’s all-time great fast bowler Chaminda Vas will coach the team. The announcement was made on the team’s official Instagram handle. Vas has taken as many as 755 wickets in his international career. He was also the coach of the Sri Lankan national team.
Solapur Royals team as follows –
Vicky Ostwal, Satyajit Bachhav, Omkar Rajput, Harshvardhan Tingre, Sunil Yadav, Yash Borkar, Prathamesh Gawde, Pranay Singh, Ansh Dhoot, Prateek Mhatre, Sanket Pharate, Praveen Deshetty, Atharva Kale, Yash Nahar, Mehul Patel, Yasar Sheikh, Dev Di Natu, Abhinav Bhat, Swapnil Phulpagar, Vishant More, Rishabh Rathod.
(MPL 2023 Solapur Royals Appointed Srilanka Legend Chaminda Vaas As A Headcoach)
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