Royal Challengers Bangalore is a professional T20 cricket team and it plays in Indian Premier League since 2008. RCB franchise is owned by United Spirits. Indian skipper Virat Kohli leads Royal Challengers Bangalore. RCB have reached to IPL finals on three occasions but never get success to lift the trophy.
M. Chinnaswamy stadium is the official home ground for Royal Challengers Bangalore in Vivo IPL. Virat Kohli leads RCB.
Royal Challengers Bangalore in Nutshell
|Home Ground||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium|
IPL 2018 Auction
Royal Challengers Bangalore retained a total of 3 players from IPL 2017 squad before moving towards players auction in January 2018. RCB retained captain Virat Kohli for 17 Crore INR ahead of the players auction. This is the highest price ever by a franchise to retain a player. Team also retained AB De Villiers and Sarfraz Khan.
RCB 2018 Squad
RCB 2018 team looks quite decent and dangerous as always. Team has got explosive batting line-up that includes skipper Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers, Brendon McCullum and Quinton De Kock. Pawan Negi, Chris Woakes, Moeen Ali and Colin De Grandhoome are the vital all-rounding options in RCB team.
|1.||Virat Kohli (Captain)||India||Batsman|
|4.||Yuzvendra Singh Chahal||India||Bowler|
|6.||AB de Villiers||South Africa||Wicket-Keeper|
|8.||Tim Southee||New Zealand||Bowler|
|10.||Quinton De Kock||South Africa||Wicket-Keeper|
|14.||Colin De Grandhomme||New Zealand||All-Rounder|
|22.||Anirudha Ashok Joshi||India||All-Rounder|
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