Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) is a Bangalore based franchisee team which has been playing in IPL since its inception in 2008.

The franchisee is currently owned by Royal Challengers Sports Private Ltd (United Spirits Limited – Diageo). Earlier Vijay Mallya owned the team, but now he has sold his stake in United Spirits Limited to Diageo and hence he no longer owns the team. however his son Siddharth Mallya still remains the Team Director.

The team has a huge fan following thanks to big hitters like Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers. However the team has never won the IPL title.

RCB managed to reach the finals twice in 2009 and 2011 but lost the finals on both occasions.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Team Key Info :

Owner : Royal Challengers Sports Private Ltd (United Spirits Limited – Diageo)
Captain : Virat Kohli
Vice Captain : N/A
Head Coach : Daniel Vettori
Assistant Coach: Bharat Arun
Bowling Coach: Allan Donald
Batting Coach : Trent Woodhill
Franchisee City : Bangalore
Home Ground : M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Official Website : royalchallengers.com

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) IPL 2018 Team Players & Squad / Roster :

Ahead of the players auction for IPL 2018, the RCB team retained 3 players spending Rs. 31 Crores and now they have a purse of Rs. 49 Crores for Players Auction for IPL 2018.

In IPL 2018 Auctions Royal Challengers Bangalore bought 21 players spending 48.85 Crore rupees.

The current squad Royal Challengers Bangalore for IPL 2018 is mentioned below.

Player From Type Price Paid (in Rs.)
Virat Kohli India Batsman Retained (Rs. 17 Cr)
AB de Villiers South Africa Batsman Retained (Rs. 11 Cr)
Sarfaraz Khan India Batsman Retained (Rs. 3 Cr)
Brendon McCullum New Zealand Batsman Bought for Rs. 3.6 Cr
Chris Woakes England All-Rounder Bought for Rs. 7.4 Cr
Colin de Grandhomme New Zealand All-Rounder Bought for Rs. 2.2 Cr
Moeen Ali England All-Rounder Bought for Rs. 1.7 Cr
Quinton de Kock South Africa Wicket-Keeper Bought for Rs. 2.8 Cr
Umesh Yadav India Bowler Bought for Rs. 4.2 Cr
Yuzvendra Chahal India Bowler Bought for Rs. 6 Cr
Manan Vohra India Batsman Bought for Rs. 1.1 Cr
Kulwant Kejroliya India Bowler Bought for Rs. 80 Lakhs
Aniket Choudhary India Bowler Bought for Rs. 30 Lakhs
Navdeep Saini India Bowler Bought for Rs. 3 Cr
Murugan Ashwin India Bowler Bought for Rs. 2.2 Cr
Mandeep Singh India Batsman Bought for Rs. 1.4 Cr
Washington Sundar India All-Rounder Bought for Rs. 3.2 Cr
Pawan Negi India All-Rounder Bought for Rs. 1 Cr (RTM)
Mohammad Siraj India Bowler Bought for Rs. 2.6 Cr
Nathan Coulter-Nile Australia Bowler Bought for Rs. 2.2 Cr
Anirudha Joshi India All-Rounder Bought for Rs. 20 lakhs
Parthiv Patel India Wicket-Keeper Bought for Rs. 1.7 Cr
Tim Southee New Zealand Bowler Bought for Rs. 1 Cr
Pavan Deshpande India All-Rounder Bought for Rs. 20 Lakhs

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