The list of all team captains in IPL 2023 has been given in the article so keep following the page to know which team is led by which player as the team captain in IPL 2023.
List of captains
Defending champions Gujarat Titans enter the season. They beat Rajasthan Royals in the 2022 championship game at Ahmedabad. In his first season as captain, Hardik Pandya successfully led Gujarat Titans to victory. Sanju Samson, captain of Rajasthan Royals, also received praise for his leadership throughout the season. Both are expected to captain their respective teams again in IPL 2023.
After a forgettable season in 2022, MS Dhoni is also back in charge of Chennai Super Kings and will be looking to make it to the playoffs. Mumbai Indians, who will start their poorest season yet, will be led by Rohit Sharma, while Royal Challengers Bangalore and Lucknow Super Giants will be managed by Faf du Plessis and KL Rahul respectively.
List of All Team Captains in IPL 2023
On March 31, Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans will clash at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad to open the IPL 2023 season. Here is the list of all IPL 2023 captains.
Note: Aiden Markram will captain SRH for the first match, Bhuvneshwar Kumar will captain for the rest of the season and Nitish Rana will captain KKR until Shreyas Iyer recovers from injury.
IPL 2023: List of Alternate Captains
This edition also features several new captains. After his sad tragedy, Rishabh Pant has been banned from playing TATA IPL 2023. David Warner will be the captain of the Delhi Capitals. Shreyas Iyer, who is injured, is also most likely to miss at least the first half of the IPL; Nitish Rana was named captain in his place for KKR
South African all-rounder Aiden Markram has been named as the captain of Sunrisers Hyderabad, who will be hoping to perform better than the previous two seasons. Mayank Agarwal was also released by the Punjab Kings during the off-season and Shikhar Dhawan has since taken his place as captain.
IPL 2023 captains and their teams
Here is the list of all players, coaches and captains of each team in TATA IPL 2023
Chennai Super Kings
Captain: MS Dhoni
Coach: Stephen Flemming
Team: MS Dhoni (captain) Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Subhranshu Senapati, Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwaine Pretorius, Mitchell Santner, K Bhagath Varma, Moeen Ali, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Shivam Dube, Deepak Thesh Chahar, Muheudhar, Prashant Solanki, Simarjeet Singh, Ajinkya Rahane, Tushar Deshpande, Ben Stokes, Matheesha Pathirana, Shaik Rasheed, Nishant Sindhu, Kyle Jamieson, Ajay Mandal.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Captain: Faf du Plessis
Coach: Sanjay Bangar
Players: Faf du Plessis (captain), Finn Allen, Rajat Patidar, Virat Kohli, Anuj Rawat, Dinesh Karthik, David Willey, Glenn Maxwell, Harshal Patel, Mahipal Lomror, Shahbaz Ahamad, Suyash S Prabhudessai, Wanindu Haseparanga, Josh, Akash Hazlewood , Karn Sharma, Siddharth Kaul, Mohammed Siraj, Reece Topley, Himanshu Sharma, Will Jacks, Rajan Kumar, Avinash Singh and Sonu Yadav.
Captain: Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Coach: Brain Lara
Players: Aiden Markram, Abdul Samad, Rahul Tripathi, Glenn Phillips, Abhishek Sharma, Marco Jansen, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Kartik Tyagi, T Natarajan, Umran Malik, Harry Brook, Mayank Agarwal, Heinrich Hose, Akeal Hose Anmolpreet Singh, Adil Rashid, Mayank Markande, Vivrant Sharma, Mayank Dagar, Samarth Vyas, Sanvir Singh, Upendra Singh Yadav and Nitish Kumar Reddy
Captain: Sanju Samson
Coach: Kumar Sangakkara
Players: Sanju Samson (captain), Devdutt Padikkal, Jos Buttler, Shimron Hetmyer, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Dhruv Jurel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Riyan Parag, KC Cariappa, Kuldeep Sen, Kuldip Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Obed McCoy, KM Krishna, Praiaf, Trent Boult, Murugan Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Akash Vashisht, Jason Holder, Donovan Ferreira, Kunal Rathore, Adam Zampa, Abdul PA and Joe Root
Captain: Rohit Sharma
Coach: Mahela Jayawardene
Players: Rohit Sharma (captain), Dewald Brevis, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Arjun Tendulkar, Hrithik Shokeen, Jofra Archer, Mohd. Arshad Khan, N. Tilak Varma, Ramandeep Singh, Tim David, Jasprit Bumrah, Cameron Green, Jhye Richardson, Kumar Kartikeya Singh, Tristan Stubbs, Piyush Chawla, Akash Madhwal, Shams Mulani, Jason Behrendorff, Nehal Wadhera, Raghavyhnu Vishnu and Duan Jansen
Knight Riders of Calcutta
Captain: Nitish Rana (Shreyas Iyer injured)
Coach: Brendon McCullum
Players: Nitish Rana (captain), Shreyas Iyer, Rinku Singh, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, David Wiese, Suyash Sharma, Kulwant Khejroliya, Anukul Roy, Lockie Ferguson, Andre Russell, Venkatesh Iyer, Umesh Yadav, Harshit Rana, Tim Southee, Sunil Narine, Vaibhav Arora, Varun Chakaravarthy, Narayan Jagadeesan, Litton Das, Mandeep Singh and Shakib Al Hasan
Captain: David Warner
Coach: Ricky Ponting
Players: David Warner (captain), Prithvi Shaw, Rovman Powell, Axar Patel, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Lalit Yadav, Mitchell Marsh, Pravin Dubey, Ripal Patel, Sarfaraz Khan, Vicky Ostwal, Yash Dhull, Aman Khan, Anrich Nortje, Chetan Sakariya, Kuldeep Yadav, Lungi Ngidi, Mustafizur Rahman, Khaleel Ahmed, Phil Salt, Ishant Sharma, Mukesh Kumar, Manish Pandey and Rilee Rossouw
Captain: Hardik Pandya
Coach: Ashish Nehra
Players: Hardik Pandya (captain), Abhinav Manohar, David Miller, Shubman Gill, Matthew Wade, Wriddhiman Saha, B. Sai Sudharsan, Darshan Nalkande, Jayant Yadav, Pradeep Sangwan, Rahul Tewatia, Shivam Mavi, Vijay Shankar, Almzarri Joseph, Shami , Noor Ahmad, Sai Kishore, Rashid Khan, Yash Dayal, Kane Williamson, Joshua Little, Odean Smith, Urvil Patel, K.S Bharat and Mohit Sharma
Lucknow Super Giants
Captain: KL Rahul
Coach: Andy Flower
Players: KL Rahul (captain), Manan Vohra, Quinton de Kock, Ayush Badoni, Deepak Hooda, Krishnappa Gowtham, Karan Sharma, Krunal Pandya, Kyle Mayers, Marcus Stoinis, Avesh Khan, Mark Wood, Mayank Yadav, Mohsin Khan, Ravi Bishno , Jaydev Unadkat, Yash Thakur, Romario Shepherd, Nicholas Pooran, Amit Mishra, Daniel Sams, Prerak Mankad, Swapnil Singh, Naveen Ul Haq and Yudhvir Singh
Captain: Shikhar Dhawan
Coach: Trevor Bayliss
Players: Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Jitesh Sharma, Jonny Bairstow,
Prabhsimran Singh, Atharva Taide, Harpreet Brar, Liam Livingstone, Raj Angad Bawa, Rishi Dhawan, Shahrukh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Baltej Dhanda, Kagiso Rabada, Nathan Ellis, Rahul Chahar, Sam Curran, Sikandar Raza, Harpreet Bhatia, Mo Vidwath Rathee and Shivam Singh.