Delhi Giants

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Delhi Giants
Captain: Sri Lanka Marvan Atapattu
Coach: India Madan Lal
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]


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


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


  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.