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 2017 Team Players & Squad / Roster :

Ahead of the players auction for IPL 2017, the RCB team retained 20 players and released 10 players.

The current squad Royal Challengers Bangalore ahead of the players auction for IPL 2017 is mentioned below.

Player From Type Price Paid (in Rs.)
AB de Villiers South Africa Batsman Retained
Adam Milne New Zealand Bowler Retained
Aniket Choudhary India Bowler Bought for Rs. 2 Crores
Avesh Khan India Bowler Retained
Billy Stanlake Australia Bowler Bought for Rs. 30 Lakhs
Chris Gayle West Indies Batsman Retained
Harshal Patel India Bowler Retained
Iqbal Abdulla India Bowler Retained
Kedar Jadhav India Batsman Retained
KL Rahul India Batsman Retained
Mandeep Singh India Batsman Retained
Mitchell Starc Australia Bowler Retained
Pawan Negi India Bowler Bought for Rs. 1 Crore
Praveen Dubey India Bowler Bought for Rs. 10 Lakhs
Sachin Baby India Batsman Retained
Samuel Badree West Indies Bowler Retained
Sarfaraz Khan India Batsman Retained
Shane Watson Australia All-Rounder Retained
Sreenath Aravind India Bowler Retained
Stuart Binny India All-Rounder Retained
Tabraiz Shamsi South Africa Bowler Retained
Travis Head Australia Wicket-Keeper Retained
Tymal Mills New Zealand Bowler Bought for Rs. 12 Crores
Virat Kohli India Batsman Retained
Yuzvendra Chahal India Bowler Retained

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