Royal Challengers Bangalore appointed Faf du Plessis as their captain ahead of IPL 2022. Virat Kohli dedcided that he might be stepping down from the captaincy job on the end of IPL 2021. South Africa batter Faf du Plessis was acquired by RCB for Rs 7 crore in the IPL 2022 Mega Auction.
RCB team mangement had three selections for captaincy in the title of Australia’s Glenn Maxwell, India’s Dinesh Karthik or they might have re-appointed Virat Kohli as their captain.
Faf du Plessis was one of many players released by CSK. When everybody thought that CSK would go all out on the South African cricketer, Royal Challengers Bangalore secured the services in the intense bidding battle. Faf performed a considerable position within the earlier version of the IPL for Chennai Super Kings. The appropriate-handed batsman scored 633 runs within the 2021 season and ended up because the second main run-scorer within the event.
Expressing his delight on appointed as RCB captain, Faf du Plessis mentioned, “The chance to be the captain of a franchise like RCB is huge and a task I used to be glad to simply accept. The work is simply going to start as we attempt to construct off the success the crew has loved in earlier years. I wish to thank RCB administration and the teaching crew for entrusting me with the position and I’ll do my greatest to make sure a profitable season this time with the specified consequence.”