Royal Challengers Bangalore Team Squad, RCB Players List, IPL T20 Fixtures 2016. The Royal Challengers Bangalore aka is one of the most famous t20 cricket team based in Bangalore, Karnataka that plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL). One of the founding eight teams in the IPL, the team has made two final appearances in the IPL, losing both (in 2009 to the Deccan Chargers and in 2011 to the Chennai Super Kings). The team also finished runners-up in the 2011 CLT20. The team was supposed to play in the 2015 CLT20, however, the tournament was shelved as of July 2015. The home ground of the Royal Challengers is the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore with a seating capacity of 50,000. The team is currently captained by Virat Kohli and coached by Daniel Vettori.
Bangalore team was won by Vijay Mallya, who paid US$111.6 million for it. This was the second highest bid for a team in the IPL, next only to Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries’ bid of $111.9 million for the Mumbai Indians team. Deepika Padukone and Sandalwood film stars Ramya, Ragini and Puneeth Rajkumar are the brand ambassadors of the team.
United Spirits Limited used almost all advertisement slots on the apparel for the promotion of their brands. Kingfisher, McDowell’s No.1, Whyte and Mackay, White Mischief were prominently advertised on the jerseys in the initial seasons. In 2014, for the first time, Huawei, a non-home brand acquired the main slot on the jersey. As of 2015, the team has United Spirits, Huawei and Kingfisher as the principal sponsors. Midea, Tata Motors (labeled Tata Bolt), Britannia, TGS Constructions, 7 UP, Ed Hardy, Allen Career Institute, DNA Network, Masuri, Mallya Hospital, Fever 104 FM, Redbus, Uber Taxi are the associate sponsors.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Team Squad IPL T20 2016
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, David Wiese, Adam Milne, Chris Gayle, Mitchell Starc, Abu Nechim, Harshal Patel, Kedar Jadhav, Mandeep Singh, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Sreenath Aravind, Varun Aaron, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shane Watson, Stuart Binny, Kane Richardson, Samuel Badree, Travis Head, Praveen Dubey, Vikramjeet Malik, Akshay Karnewar, Iqbal Abdullah, Sachin Baby, Vikas Tokas
Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL Match Schedule 2016
12 April – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
17 April – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils
20 April – Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
22 April – Rising Pune Supergiants vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
24 April – Gujarat Lions vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
30 April – Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
2 May – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders
7 May – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rising Pune Supergiants
9 May – Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
11 May – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians
14 May – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Lions
16 May – Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
18 May – Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab
22 May – Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore