Royal Challengers Bangalore Team Profile- IPL RCB Team, Players List, RCB Team Squad Profile, IPL RCB Team Players Name
The Royal Challengers Bangalore are a franchise cricket team in the Indian Premier League. RCB franchise is based in Bangalore, Karnataka. It was founded in 2008 by united Spirits and Named after the company’s liquor brand Royal challenge.
RCB plays its home matches at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. Bangalore has not won a single title out of 14 editions of IPL so far. But has been runner-up on three occasions between 2009 and 2016. The command of RCB is in the hands of the current Indian team captain Virat Kohli. In IPL 2021, the Bangalore team has finished third with 16 points after winning 8 out of their 14 matches. Bangalore are out of the league after losing by 4 wickets in the Eliminator match (KKR vs RCB).
Despite this team having the best players, it has not been able to do anything special in the IPL. Royal Challengers Bangalore also holds the highest and lowest record (263/5 and 49 respectively) in such IPL.
IPL Team RCB Profile – RCB Logo
|Franchise Name||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|City||Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Coaches||Simon Katich (Head Coach)|
|Founded||2008, 13 Years ago|
|Home Ground||M.chinnaswamy Stadium|
|League||Indian Premier League|
Royal Challengers Bangalore Franchise History
We are discussing here Royal Challengers Bangalore Team profile. In September 2007, the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced to start “Indian Premier League”, a Twenty20 competition in 2008. There are 8 different cities of India that represent of IPL competition including Bangalore. The Bangalore franchise was purchased by Vijay Mallya who paid US$111.6 million for it. This was the second-highest bid for a team, next only to Reliance Industries’ bid of US$111.9 million for the Mumbai Indians.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad- IPL RCB Team Squad
If we talk about players in RCB, then international level players are present in the team. As per the guidelines of BCCI, each IPL franchise can buy a maximum of 25 players. And talking about RCB Playing 11, the team will include 7 Indian and 5 foreign players. Here we are going to tell about IPL RCB Team Players List, Squad. If you tell about the players in IPL 2021, then the names of Retained and Released Players are as follows –
Retained Players- Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Navdeep Saini, Washington Sundar, Mohammed Siraj, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa, Josh Philippe, Shahbaz Ahmed and Pavan Deshpande.
Players released: Aaron Finch, Chris Morris, Isuru Udana, Moeen Ali, Pawan Negi, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Shivam Dube, Dale Steyn, Parthiv Patel and Umesh Yadav.
This time the Royal Challengers Bangalore bought Glenn Maxwell the most for 14.25 crores.
RCB Players Auction Price – Full List of Players bought
- Glenn Maxwell – Rs 14.25 Cr
- Sachin Baby – Rs 20 Lakh
- Rajat Patidar – Rs 20 Lakh
- Mohammed Azharuddin – ₹20 lakh
- Kyle Jamieson – ₹15 crore
- Daniel Christian – ₹4.8 crore
- Suyash Prabhudessai – ₹20 lakh
- KS Bharat – ₹20 lakh
RCB Full Squad and Players List
|Player Name||Signed year|
|AB de Villiers||2018|
|K S Bharat||2021|
RCB Captain List
Here you see Royal Challengers Bangalore Captains list of all seasons.
In this article, we have updated Royal Challengers Bangalore Team Profile and RCB full squad in all IPL seasons. You may also see RCB Team Player List, Auction Pricelist, etc.