Virat Kohli on Royal Challengers Bangalore in Indian Premier League. Royal Challengers Bangalore made the playoffs last season. Also, that’s a high bar considering their bottom-tier. In other words, to finish the previous three seasons in 2019, 2018, and 2017. RCB was bottom of the table in 2017 and 2019 and finished sixth in 2018.
However, Virat Kohli is still responsible for the team expecting his experience of the IPL. Also, to finally come good and take the team to their first IPL title. Moreover, the main topic is the new recruits in Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Dan Christian, Finn Allen, and Kyle Jamieson. They are all overseas players but RCB has also invested in Indian power hitters. Also, like Mohammed Azharuddeen.
Before the season started when Devdutt Padikkal tested positive for COVID-19 on March 22. Royal Challengers Bangalore’s best scorer from the final season. Padikkal is quarantined at his home and will need to return a negative RT-PCR test before joining the match.
Moreover, aside from a center batting line comprising of Kohli, AB de Villiers, and Maxwell. They are likely to require the bulk of the stack of getting big totals for a group. Also, that’s traditionally been batting-heavy.
Glenn Maxwell comes with years of experience in the Indian Premier League. He had an ordinary season in 2020 for Kings XI Punjab. They released him ahead of the auction. Also, with his Australia teammates, Richardson and Christian can be handy in the death overs. Christian can use the long handle as well.
Lastly, Allen starred for New Zealand in his debut series. Also, Azharuddeen is set the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy alight, which could be the surprise factor.