IPL 10: RCB Preview

Royal Challengers Bangalore….The most attractive team in IPL. They are contending this season with the same attractiveness..Virat Kohli might not be available for the initial campaign.. A Bd Villiers is expected to take the reins in Virat’s absence.

973 is the amount of runs scored by Virat Kohli in IPL09. His 973 included four vital centuries. Last year Kohli registered these unusual statistics. But this year he is struggling with both his form and fitness. Team has already lost key players like KL Rahul and Mitchell Starc. De Villiers also doesn’t seem to be in full fitness. They have to play hard to come as runners like yesteryear.

Royal Challengers Bangalore Preview

Strength

Batting is the main reason for RCB to become the m and most attractive team in IPl. Along with Kohli, there are huge hitters like Gayle , Villiers, Shane Watson. Kedhar Jadhav is set to play an important role¬† in the middle order. RCB is hoping some key performances from youngsters like Mandeep Singh, Iqbal Abdullah and Stuart Binny. They have Bought Tymal mills for an whooping price at this year’s Auction. He is expected to strengthen the Bowling .

Weakness

Bangalore is Overly Dependent on their batting. Unavailability of kohli for few matches might affect their points column. It is difficult to fill the vacuum created by Mitchell starc. KL Rahul is completely ruled out of tournament because of shoulder injury. This would be a golden opportunity for young players like Manideep singh and Srfraz to play up the order. With comparison to their counterparts their local strength is relatively low.

Best Performance

Runners in 2009,2011 and 2016.

Oversees players

  • Chris Gayle.
  • Tymal Mills.
  • Shane Watson.
  • Ab D villiers
  • Billy Stanlake.
  • Samuel Badree.
  • Travis Head.

RCB has never won an IPL Title. Last year they reached final, But defeated in the hands of Sun Risers Hyderabad. Virat kohli was Names ad player of the tournament for last season