How will Bangalore's playing XI be against Kolkata, today this swashbuckling spinner will get a chance!
In the second leg of the 14th season of the Indian Premier League, the Royal Challengers Bangalore team is about to enter their first match. Captain Virat Kohli had announced on Sunday, a day before the match, that he would step down as the captain of the team after this season. Before the match against Kolkata Knight Riders, let's know what kind of playing XI captain Kohli can play with today
Kohli and Padikkal in the opening
Captain Kohli will be seen opening the innings with young Devdutt Padikkal.
Patidar, Maxwell, and de Villiers
In the middle order, this season, Kohli's team looks very strong with the arrival of Glenn Maxwell. AB de Villiers, who batted with Rajat Patidar, is also the strength of this team. He has also scored a century in the first practice match of the start of this second phase, he will also have the responsibility of wicketkeeping.
Chahal will get Harasanga's support in spin
In the second leg of this season, the team has roped in star spinner Vanindu Hasaranga from Sri Lanka. Along with Yuzvendra Chahal, he also seems to be kept in the playing XI considering the condition of the UAE.
Siraj, Saini, and Harshal in fast bowling
Mohammad Siraj, Navdeep Saini, and Harshal Patel will handle the team's fast bowling attack. At the same time, the fast pace of Kyle Jamieson makes the team's bowling stronger.
RCB Probable Playing XI
Virat Kohli (capt), Devdutt Padikkal, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers (wk), Vanindu Hasaranga, Navdeep Saini, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Siraj