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| On Apr 7, 2022 4:15 PM IST

LSG vs DC: Marcus Stoinis IPL 2022 to join LSG Playing 11? Here’s the update


Marcus Stoinis IPL 2022: In a huge news development, Australia’s big-hitting all rounder Marcus Stoinis has joined the Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 season. The Lucknow Super Giants have registered two really impressive victories in the ongoing T20 tournament against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings while they lost their opening game against Gujarat Titans. The KL Rahul-led LSG side will now meet the Delhi Capitals in the today IPL match at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy in Mumbai.

LSG vs DC: Marcus Stoinis IPL 2022 to join LSG Playing 11?

According to Star Sports Network who are the official broadcasters for the Indian Premier League 2022 season, Marcus Stoinis is available for selection in the Lucknow Super Giants playing 11 against Delhi Capitals on 7 April (Thursday). Stoinis was recently involved in the Australia’s limited-overs tour to Pakistan and last played the Pakistan vs Australia one-off T20I encounter on 5 April, 2022. However, the all-rounder is now set to play his first match for the Lucknow Super Giants in the 15th edition of the IPL.

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The Lucknow Super Giants picked Marcus Stoinis ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction at a heft price worth INR 9.2 Crore alongside skipper KL Rahul and Ravi Bishnoi. Stoinis has done reasonably well in the Indian Premier League so far having scored a total of 914 runs and also taken as many as 30 wickets from 56 matches.

Marcus Stoinis Stats in IPL

Matches Runs Wickets IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
56 914 30 89 runs & 2 wickets (10 games) 23, 19, 49 & 1/23, 26, 17


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Lucknow Super Giants vs Delhi Capitals

It will be really interesting to see the playing combination of the Lucknow Super Giants side with Marcus Stoinis being available for selection. They will have to drop Andrew Tye and one of Ayush Badoni or Manish Pandey from the LSG playing 11.

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LSG Playing 11
1. KL Rahul (C)
2. Quinton de Kock (WK)
3. Evin Lewis

4. Marcus Stoinis
5. Deepak Hooda
Ayush Badoni/Manish Pandey
7. Krunal Pandya
8. Jason Holder

9. Ravi Bishnoi
10. Avesh Khan
11. Ankit Rajpoot

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LSG 2022 Squad: KL Rahul, Marcus Stoinis, Ravi Bishnoi, Quinton de Kock, Manish Pandey, Jason Holder, Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Ankit Rajpoot, K Gowtham, Dushmantha Chameera, Shahbaz Nadeem, Manan Vohra, Mohsin Khan, Ayush Badoni, Kyle Mayers, Karan Sharma, Evin Lewis, Mayank Yadav, Andrew Tye.

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