The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will play Punjab Kings at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai later today to kick off their 2022 Indian Premier League season. Faf du Plessis, who was purchased by the franchise for INR 7 crore in the blockbuster auction that preceding the competition, will lead the RCB into the tournament. Du Plessis took over as captain from Virat Kohli, who had stepped down at the end of the previous season.

In the build-up to the team’s first game versus PBKS, the Royal Challengers posted a video on their official social media sites. The film included footage from RCB’s training sessions, with du Plessis and Kohli discussing the squad’s makeup ahead of the competition. In the build-up to the team’s first game versus PBKS, the Royal Challengers posted a video on their official social media sites. The film included footage from RCB’s training sessions, with du Plessis and Kohli discussing the squad’s makeup ahead of the competition.”Anuj, that’s something I’m looking forward to,” Du Plessis remarked.

“He’s a dynamic young left-handed pitcher. As for Akash, he’s a fresh newcomer, yet there’s something there. I enjoy dealing with young people because of their raw ability.” Meanwhile, Kohli singled out Wanindu Hasaranga of Sri Lanka and Anuj as two players he sees as interesting potential for the coming season.

Kohli went on to say that the Indian teenager had “breakthrough potential.””I’m particularly thrilled about Wanindu; I believe he has the potential to really come into his own. He possesses the necessary abilities to have a very steady season. Anuj is another one who has a lot of potential. (He has) the makings of a breakout season. These are the names I consider,” Kohli remarked. Anuj Rawat, a 22-year-old left-handed batsman, made his IPL debut with Rajasthan Royals last year and plays domestic cricket for Delhi,