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Owned by CVC Capital, Gujarat Titans is competing in their debut season of IPL 2022. Gujarat Titans are based in the city of Rajkot, Gujarat, and newly built Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Motera will be their home ground in coming seasons. Gujarat Titans is led by captain Hardik Pandya and have some of the best cricketing talents in the world like Shubman Gill, David Miller, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Shami, Mathew Wade, Lockie Ferguson etc. With Gary Kirsten as a mentor and batting coach, the team is on the roll in their debut season. GT is last in terms of its current valuation at $850 million but it is set to rise in the order after their brilliant performance in opening season.
Punjab Kings is the next franchise with net worth of $925 million. Team is owned by KPH Dream Cricket Private Limited, a company owned by Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, business partner Ness Wadia along with Dabur Group, Dey-Dey Group. The team's home stadium is the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali. The Punjab Kings have never won the IPL, but they have some great seasons in the past and one of most popular team on social media. With Mayank Agarwal as the Captain and Anil Kumble as Director of cricket operations, team is having a good season in 2022.
Sunrisers Hyderabad is an IPL franchise team owned by Kalanithi Maran of the SUN group and was founded in 2022. The team is currently captained by Kane Williamson and coached the Australian Tom Moody. The team has several international stars like Aiden Markram, Marco Jensen, Romario Shepherd, Nicolas Pooran etc. Sunrisers Hyderabad are at 8th spot with current valuation of $970 million.
Rajasthan Royal is Jaipur-based IPL franchise team owned by Lachlan Murdoch and Manoj Badale. Sanju Samson leads the team, Andrew MacDonald is the head coach along with Paddy Upton. The team has many star players like Jos Butler, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shimron Hetmeyer, Trent Boult, Kuldeep Yadav etc. Rajasthan Royal is currently 7th in the list with a net worth of $1 billion, which should definitely rise next season, with Orange Cap and Purple Cap leaders from the franchise in 2022 season.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore current worth is $1.025 billion, a franchise team owned by United Spirits. The team was captained by Virat Kohli for a long time, this year he was replaced by Faf Du Plessis. The team has a great mix of local and international cricket players. Though team has never won the tournament but they have some great names in the squad that always give them a good valuation.
Delhi Capitals, owned by the GMR group and JSW group, has a current valuation of $1.035 billion, which puts them at 5th place in terms of their net worth. The team is captained by the young and vibrant Rishabh Pant and coached by Ricky Ponting. Though Delhi Capitals also have never won the title but team has several popular cricket stars.
The Lucknow Super Giants is owned by Sanjiv Goenka of the RPSG group. In its debut season itself, the franchise has got fourth highest valuation amongst IPL teams with net worth $1.075 billion. The team is led by KL Rahul and has got great international players like Evin Lewis, Jason Holder, Quinton De Kock, Andrew Tye and Marcus Stoinis etc.
The popularity of Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL has always been high as the team is owned and promoted by Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla. It is the 3rd most valuable franchise with net worth of $1.1 billion. The Kolkata Knight Riders play their home games at the Eden Gardens, one of the largest cricket stadiums in the world. The team is currently led by Shreyas Iyer and coached by Brendon McCullum.
The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) is the 2nd most successful team in IPL with four championship wins under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. The CSK franchise is owned by India Cements, the parent company of the IPL team. Chennai Super Kings is the 2nd most valuable team in the league with a valuation of $ 1.15 billion.
Owned by Mukesh Ambani, the five-time champions, Mumbai Indians has a highest net worth among all the franchises with a valuation of $1.3 billion. For the past five years, MI has topped the valuation survey as the most valuable team. Given how well Mumbai has fared since 2013 under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, this isn’t surprising.
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