Know all about Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad for IPL 2019
Posted by Atin Jain on November 16th, 2018
The IPL team captained by Virat Kohli has not been able to win a single IPL title in the past eleven seasons of IPL. The 12th edition of Indian Premier League will most probably start from 29th March 2019.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore had made three final appearances in the IPL in the past years 2016, 2011and 2009 but unfortunately lost all. The Bangalore, Karnataka based franchise was also a runner-up in the 2011 Champions League Twenty20 which they lost against the Mumbai Indians.
The team captained by Virat Kohli and coached by Gary Kirsten has M. Chinnaswamy Stadium as its home ground. RCB holds the records of both the highest and the lowest total in the IPL (263/5 and 49).
Royal Challengers Bangalore for the upcoming season has released as many as 9 players from their squad, including the big players like Brendon McCullum, Chris Woakes and Corey Anderson. Apart from them RCB also released Quinton de Kock, Mandeep Singh, and Sarfraz Khan.
The RCB retained 14 players which include Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Washington Sundar, Pawan Negi, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Moeen Ali, Mohammed Siraj, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, and Kulwant Khejroliya.
The franchise traded Mandeep Singh for Marcus Stoinis with Kings XI Punjab and Quinton de Kock to Mumbai Indians.
RCB had already spent a total of 63.85 crores on the current squad and his having a balance of
18.15 crores available to be spent in the current IPL Auction. RCB can purchase a maximum of 10 more players. To know more about such updates, visit https://www.cricadium.com/ .
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