RCB: The “Royal Challengers Bangalore” is one of the 8 teams in IPL with very best strong batting and bowling line-up team in every season. Royal Challengers Bangalore team is well known abbreviated as RCB owned by Siddharth Mallya the son of the Kingfisher chief Vijay Mallya who recently resigned from the post of Director of the RCB. It is franchise cricket team based in Bangalore, Karnataka and the main owner is united spirits. Founded in 2008 it is beginning of Indian Premier league and started as huge fan following in new format of International cricket.
The home ground of the Royal Challengers is M.Chinnaswamy Stadium which has been located in Bangalore, Karnataka. And also everyone knows about the Chinnaswamy stadium is the first stadium in India, and probably the world to use solar panels to generate a bulk of the electricity needed to operate the power supply system. This has been procured as by the “Go Green” initiative of the KSCA.
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- Gujarat Lions 2017 Players List | GL IPL Schedule
Royal Challengers Bangalore Team
The players in the team were selected in an auction conducted by BCCI. The team captained by Virat Kohli from last few seasons of IPL. He has a good record in every tournament it’s leading to No 1 ranking in Twenty20 format of the cricket. The team has listed with most famous players in every season of Indian Premier League. Whole teams efforts lead to once in final in 2011 and once in the semi-final but after losing the finals in 2011 they could not reach to up to that level.
RCB IPL 2017 Team Players
|AB De Villiers||South Africa||Batsman/Wicket-keeper|
|Chris Gayle||West Indies||All-rounder|
|Tabriaz Shamsi||South Africa||All-rounder|
|Samuel Badree||West Indies||Bowler|
|Adam Milne||New Zealand||Bowler|
|Yuzvendra Singh Chahal||India||Bowler|
The following were bought in auction
Tymal Mills (England) – Rs 12 crore, Billy Stanlake (Australia) – Rs 30 lakh, Aniket Choudhary – Rs 2 crore, Pawan Negi – Rs 1 crore, Praveen Dubey – Rs 10 lakhThe following were bought in auction
Today IPL Matches Schedule “IPL Bangalore team 2017 Matches”
RCB Team 2017 Matches
Date | Time
|RCB vs SRH||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad||April 5, 2017|
|RCB vs DD||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||April 8, 2017|
|RCB vs KXIP||Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore||April 10, 2017|
|RCB vs MI||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||April 14, 2017|
|RCB vs RPSG||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||April 16, 2017|
|RCB vs GL||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||April 18, 2017|
|RCB vs KKR||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||April 23, 2017|
|RCB vs SRH||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||April 25, 2017|
|RCB vs GL||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||April 27, 2017|
|RCB vs RPSG||Maharashtra Cricket Association’s International Stadium, Pune||April 29, 2017|
|RCB vs MI||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||May 1, 2017|
|RCB vs KXIP||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||May 5, 2017|
|RCB vs KKR||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||May 7, 2017|
|RCB vs DD||Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi||May 14, 2017|
The RCB have a loving fan base mostly in the city of Bangalore. The fans, known to be “loyal” and vocal in their local support, often turn up in huge spectators for RCB’s home matches turning the stadium into what is called a “sea of red”. They are well known for their hymn of “R-C-B, R-C-B” and the co-ordinated Mexican wave at the Chinnaswamy. Fans showing their support often calling nickname Bangalore as “Ban-gayle-ore”.
The Chinnaswamy stadium organizers sometimes provide the home team fans with cheer kits, Royal Challengers Bangalore Logo Flags and noisemakers among other items. RCB have formed a fan-following group named as Bold Army.
Royal Challengers Franchise
During the 2014 IPL, the Royal Challengers franchise decided to provide Internet services to their home ground. At the time of Season-7 started Wi-Fi connectivity to fans at their home ground. It creates one identity i.e the 1st team to provide Wi-Fi service for who are visit the live matches in Chinnaswamy stadium. Here 50 access points were up using fiber optic cables to give the connectivity to fans on match days at the stadium.
In every Indian Premier League IPL Bangalore team has strong line-up in batting and bowling, the also comprises of some heavy weight foreign players. Royal challengers Bangalore IPL 2017 squad includes overseas players like the big hitter Chris Gayle, former New Zealand captain Denial Vettori (left spin bowler), Sri Lankan opener batsman T.M. Dilsan and the legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan and South African wicket keeper batsman AB De Villiers. The IPL RCB team seems to have placed powerful contender for the IPL Champion in the coming season.