Twitter Reacts As Gautam Gambhir Joins Lucknow Franchise As Mentor


In a coup of sorts, the Lucknow franchise has roped in two-time IPL winning captain Gautam Gambhir as the mentor of the franchise. Earlier, the franchise had announced that Andy Flower would be the Head Coach of the team. In this article, we take a look at how Twitter reacted as Gautam Gambhir joins the Lucknow franchise as a mentor.


Gambhir joins Lucknow franchise as mentor

Gautam Gambhir is one of the shrewdest minds in the game of cricket. He took Kolkata Knight Riders to IPL victories in both IPL 2012 and IPL 2014. A successful player and captain in the league, till now, Gambhir had restricted himself to commentatory. However, he has now taken the dive to Mentor a franchise.

Owned by Sanjiv Goenka, the Lucknow franchise has started making moves in building the team. Firstly, they announced Andy Flower as the Head Coach of the team and now, they have added Gambhir to the backroom. It is also said that they are likely to sign KL Rahul and Rashid Khan before the auctions.

Twitter reacts to the development

Not many saw this coming and hence, Gambhir coming onboard has sent Twitter into a frenzy. We take a look at a few reactions in this article:

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