The countdown for the 16th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2023) has begun. The tournament is to start from March 31, after a long wait of three years, IPL has returned to its old format and this time every team will get a chance to show their mettle in front of their home crowd.
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The Royal Challengers Bangalore team will be aiming to win their maiden IPL trophy this year and all eyes will be on the former captain of the team, Virat Kohli. Kohli is one of the favorite players among RCB fans and the Bangalore crowd would go to great lengths to catch a glimpse of him.
In such a situation, when Virat returned to Chinnaswamy’s ground after three years, the fans gave him a warm welcome.
Fans gave a warm welcome to Kohli
A video is going viral on social media, in which Kohli is seen taking entry in Chinnaswamy’s field. During this, only the noise of Virat Kohli’s name is being heard in the entire stadium. Kohli is seen coming with his kit bag in the video.
Virat Kohli is in excellent form
Virat Kohli has returned to form in all three formats of cricket. Talking about the T20I format, in the year 2022, Kohli’s bat scored 781 runs in 20 matches at a strike rate of 138. During this, the former RCB captain also scored a century against Afghanistan. At the same time, in the last 12 innings played in ODIs, Virat has scored 554 runs.
RCB will face Mumbai in the first match
Royal Challengers Bangalore team has to face Mumbai Indians on 2 April in their first match of IPL 2023. RCB’s performance last season was strong and the team was able to reach the second qualifier. However, the team’s dream of becoming champions for the first time could not be successfull once again.