The captain of RCB has thanked them for showering “so much love and affection” on him and the teams of the years. With this video message, he also urged the fans to “rally behind the team” as for the upcoming edition, he will try to build a powerful squad.
Kohli said that, under new management, the team will try to cover all the bases which are necessary for Challengers to win the trophy.
On Tuesday one video was shared was RCB on Twitter handle, with the caption: “All set for the #IPLAuction? The Captain has a message for you.”
Have a Look at Virat Kohli’s Message:
— Royal Challengers (@RCBTweets) December 17, 2019
“Hi, Guys, a big hello to all the RCB fans the bold army, from whom I’ve received so much love and affection over the years and as you all know for the upcoming season the auction is coming up as well and I want all of you to rally behind the team, the management group, Mike and Simon are doing a tremendous job,” Kohli said in a video.
“We’ve had a few discussions to build a team around, strong core that we already have, and we assure you that we’re going to cover all the bases that are required and build a very strong team to have a really good season in 2020, so, as I said get behind the team and your support has always been priceless for us and will be crucial forever and ever till we play the sport. So, thank you very much, and looking forward to the auction. Find out what’s going to happen on December 19,” the RCB skipper added.
In the team, 13 players have been retained by RCB, of which two of them are overseas, and they are 12 more slots to be filled at the auction. The money they have at their disposal is Rs 27.90 crores.