IPL 2022: Virat Kohli Will Lead the RCB Again, Franchise Is Yet to Accept His Resignation: Media Sources
IPL 2022: The Indian Premier League is just 16 days away from now. This time it will be a bigger tournament with two more teams having joined: Lucknow Super Giants and Gujarat Titans. Both new franchises have announced their respective skippers to lead the teams. KL Rahul will lead the Lucknow Super Giants and Hardik will be the captain of the Gujarat Titans. Find here more IPL 2022 Match Predictions.
The Punjab Kings have also named their star opener, Mayank Agrawal, as their skipper for the IPL 2022 season. However, there is one franchise that is yet to announce the name of its skipper. And it is none other than the Royal Challengers Bangalore. Last season, Virat Kohli stepped down from the captaincy to manage his workload.
And since then, the franchise has been on the search for its successor, and there are still a few contenders within the team now. Fans are eagerly waiting for the name of the player to lead the team. And as per some media sources, it is learned that the franchise is yet to accept Kohli’s resignation from the captaincy.
Virat Kohli to lead the Royal Challengers Bangalore again?
The former Indian skipper took the decision to leave RCB’s captaincy due to the workload of international cricket as he was also leading the Indian team across the format. But after that, due to some unfortunate events, he also lost the captaincy in both the Test and white-ball formats. However, some sources have confirmed that the RCB hasn’t accepted his resignation as a captain. So, will he be captaining the team again? Will RCB appoint him as the skipper?
There is only a day left until the announcement of the new captain of the team. However, the franchise has also organized a big event in order to announce the new captain. They have invited a lot of cricketers and other artists to the event. The franchise has also asked Virat Kohli to share a video of the “Renewed Energy” for the upcoming season.
RCB will open its campaign against the Punjab Kings on March 27 at Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai. And they are placed in Group B with CSK, SRH, PBKS, and Gujarat Titans.
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