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 2019 Auction
Royal Challengers Bangalore retained a total of 14 players from IPL 2018 squad before moving towards players auction for 12th Indian Premier League season. RCB released 10 players from previous roster. Team released top players like Brendon McCullum, Corey Anderson and Chris Woakes.
Bangalore sold wicket-keeper batsman Quinton De Kock as the first trade of IPL-12.
Royal Challengers Bangalore 2019 Squad
RCB 2019 team looks quite decent and dangerous as always. Team has got explosive batting line-up that includes skipper Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers. Moeen Ali, Colin de Grandhomme and Marcus Stoinis are the crucial all-rounders in RCB team.
Royal Challengers Bangalore comes in IPL-2019 with New Zealand’s Tim Southee, Australian Nathan Coulter-Nile and India’s Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Siraj. These pace bowlers can destroy opposition batting at any instance. Apart from these, Virat Kohli IPL team has good spin bowling options that names Yuzvender Chahal, Washington Sundar and Pawan Negi. English all-rounder Moeen Ali also be handy in the middle overs.
Let’s have a look at the complete squad of Royal Challengers Bangalore for Indian Premier League 12th season.
|1.||Virat Kohli (Captain)||India||Batsman|
|3.||Yuzvendra Singh Chahal||India||Bowler|
|5.||AB de Villiers||South Africa||Wicket-Keeper|
|6.||Tim Southee||New Zealand||Bowler|
|10.||Colin De Grandhomme||New Zealand||All-Rounder|
|17.||Shimron Hetmyer||West Indies||Batsman|
|19.||Prayas Ray Barman||India||All-Rounder|
|21.||Gurkeerat Singh Mann||India||All-Rounder|
|22.||Heinrich Klaasen||South Africa||Wicket-Keeper|
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