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| On Nov 11, 2021 1:27 PM IST

Sanjiv Goenka Lucknow IPL Team Owner, Net Worth, Wife, Business

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Over the years the Indian Premier League (IPL) has provided immense joy to fans across the globe. The cash-rich league has not only given youngsters chunks of money but has also provided them the big stage to perform and showcase their talent in front of the world. The BCCI has gained an ample amount of profit over the years from the marquee tournament and the addition of two new teams for the next edition, which got traction from big tycoons across the globe, has only been the icing on the cake for the governing body in terms of money.

Among the two new teams, Sanjiv Goenka’s RPSG Group won the bid for a record Rs 7,090 crore for Lucknow Team. Notably, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group  is not new in the IPL as in 2016 and 2017 they were the owners of Rising Pune Supergiants and with now being the owners of Lucknow team the excitement with only get double

About Sanjiv Goenka, Lucknow IPL team owner 

Age 60 years
Wife name Preethi Srinivasan
Net Worth 270 Crores USD
Brother Harsh Goenka

Sanjiv Goenka Net Worth

The chairman of the RPSG group Sanjiv Goenka is one of the biggest businessmen in the country. According to a recent survey by Forbes India, the 60-year-old is estimated to have a net worth of around more than INR 20,000 crore. With his latest investment being the IPL franchise his net worth is only expected to rise by leaps and bounds.

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Sanjiv Goenka Wife

Sanjiv Goenka is married to Preethi Srinivasan. The couple has one daughter named Avarna Goenka and a son Shashwat Goenka.

RPSG Group Owner

RPSG group was created by Sanjiv Goenka in 2010-11. The company is based out of Kolkata and deals with various sectors such as power, energy, manufacturing, and retail to ITES, FMCG, and infrastructure with Spencer’s Retail, music label SaReGaMa India Limited and power utility company Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation being part of the core group.

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Lucknow IPL Team Owner

Sanjiv Goenka’s RPSG Group won the bid for a record Rs 7,090 crore for Lucknow Team in the auction. This edition of IPL will see 10 teams competing with each other among which Lucknow will be the one along with Ahmedabad, which is owned by the CVC Capitals group.

Rising Pune Supergiant IPL Team Owner

Lucknow team is the second IPL franchise owned by Sanjiv Goenka with the first franchise being the Rising Pune Supergiants. He owned the franchise in 2016. The franchise came into existence as a replacement for Chennai Super Kings, who were banned due to fixing scandal, and ended their stint in 2017 by reaching the finals.

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