WPL Auction LIVE: UP Warriorz is based out of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh and team is owned by Capri Global. The team is coached by Jon Lewis who is a former England cricketer and current head coach of England Women's Cricket
Warriorz managed a third place finish in the last edition of WPL, they retained 13 players from the squad of that season. Australian explosive middle-order batter Tahlia McGrath was the leading run-scorer for the team, that on a great strike-rate.
UP Warriorz went to the auction with a available slots of only 3 players and have a perfect budget of 4 crore INR for that. They added one more explosive opener in their squad with the Englishmen Daniel Wyatt. They will went for an Indian domestic All-rounder who can be a helping hand for Deepti Sharma in likes of Saima and Ponnam.
UP Warriorz Squad
Players Bought: Daniel Wyatt, Vrinda Dinesh, Poonam Khemnar, Saima Thakor, Gouhar Sultana
Budget Remaining: INR 1.90 Crore
Player Slots Remaining: 0
Overseas Slots Remaining: 0
UP Warriorz Squad Breakdown
Batters: Kiran Navgire, Laxmi Yadav, S Yashasri, Shweta Sehrawat, Daniel Wyatt, Vrinda Dinesh
Wicketkeepers: Alyssa Healy
Bowlers: Anjali Sarvani, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Parshavi Chopra, Lauren Bell, Sophie Ecclestone, Gouhar Sultana
All-rounders: Deepti Sharma, Tahlia McGrath, Grace Harris, Poonam Khemnar, Saima Thakor
Coaching Staff: Jon Lewis (Head Coach), Anju Jain (Assistant Coach), Ashley Noffke (Bowling Coach), Lisa Sthalekar (Mentor