Delhi Giants

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Delhi Giants
Personnel
Captain Sri Lanka Marvan Atapattu
Coach India Madan Lal
Team information
Founded 2007

Delhi Giants (formerly Delhi Jets until the 2008 Edelweiss 20's Challenge) was one of the nine teams played in the now-defunct Indian Cricket League (ICL). This team represents the Indian capital city, New Delhi, India and its captain is Marvan Atapattu, former skipper of Sri Lanka.[1][2]

Players[edit]

The squad announced for the inaugural tournament comprises five international cricketers. Delhi Giants had a well-balanced team with international-level players such as Atapattu as captain and experienced players like Paul Nixon and Taufeeq Umar; and local talent from various parts of India.

Former Team[edit]

Coach - Madan Lal

Coach[edit]

The coach for this Delhi Giants team is former Indian international Madan Lal.

Previous performance[edit]

Tournament Placement
2007 Indian Cricket League 20-20 Indian Championship 3rd place
2008 Indian Cricket League 50s Winners
2008 Indian Cricket League Edelweiss 20s Challenge 5th place
2008 Indian Cricket League 20-20 Domestic Tournament 4th place
2008 Indian Cricket League 20-20 Indian Championship, 2008/09 6th place

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rediff staff (November 14, 2007). "ICL announces team lists". Rediff. Retrieved 2007-11-14. 
  2. ^ Cricinfo staff (November 14, 2007). "IPlayer roster for six teams finalised". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2007-11-14.