RCB Captain Announced: Faf du Plessis named RCB captain for the upcoming IPL 2022 season
RCB Captain Announced: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have announced Faf du Plessis as their new captain for the Indian Premier League (IPL) Edition 2022. Faf succeeds Virat Kohli as the new skipper of the franchise and RCB fans would hope he can lead the side their their first IPL title.
The Leader of the Pride is here! Captain of RCB, FAF!
The Leader of the Pride is here!— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) March 12, 2022
Captain of RCB, @faf1307! 🔥#PlayBold #RCBCaptain #RCBUnbox #ForOur12thMan #UnboxTheBold pic.twitter.com/UfmrHBrZcb
Apart from captaincy experience at the highest level, the Proteas icon is also one of the most accomplished batters in the IPL and has played a key role in the Chennai Super Kings’ title triumphs in the 2018 and 2021 editions respectively.
“Happy to pass on the baton to Faf! Excited to partner with him and play under him” – A message from @imVkohli for our new captain @faf1307
“Happy to pass on the baton to Faf! Excited to partner with him and play under him” – A message from @imVkohli for our new captain @faf1307. 🤩#PlayBold #RCBUnbox #UnboxTheBold #ForOur12thMan #IPL2022 pic.twitter.com/lHMClDAZox— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) March 12, 2022
Here’s a treat for all of you, 12th Man Army! @DineshKarthik, @faf1307, @HarshalPatel23, Shahbaz Ahmed, Luvnith Sisodia and Aneeshwar Gautam have joinied us at the #RCBUnbox event!
With a promising team on paper, they would be hoping for a revival in fortunes this time around. Bangalore will kickstart their IPL 2022 campaign against Punjab Kings at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai on March 27.
RCB Captain IPL 2022: Big day for Royal Challengers Bangalore, RCB announced Faf du Plessis as NEW CAPTAIN & unveiled new jersey today at Unbox event in Bangalore.