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IPL 2022: Why RCB is delaying in announcing Virat Kohli’s successor as captain, check captains of DC, CSK, SRH, KKR, LSG, GT, MI, PBKS, RR | Cricket News

We have just a few weeks away from match No. 1 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 on March 26 and out of the 10 teams only Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are still undecided about their new leader . Virat Kohli has announced his intention to leave the RCB leadership at the end of IPL 2021.

With the Punjab Kings re-electing Mayank Agarwal as the new leader on Monday (February 28), the RCB is the only remaining rights among the 10 teams without a captain for the IPL 2022 season. selection from Glenn Maxwell, Faf du Plessis and Dinesh Kartik as possible replacements for Virat Kohli.

“You will have a name soon. Sanjay, Mike and the owners have a meeting and the name will be announced soon. There are a few kinks to work out, ”an RCB source close to the development told InsideSport.

Both Du Plessis and Glenn Maxwell both have military experience, the RCB team management may have put their trust behind Australia over South Africa. However, Maxwell will not be available for the RCB until April at least 6 because he will be joining the club later due to his marriage to fiancé Vini Raman later this month.

RCB team leaders also discuss Dinesh Karthik’s name. He played for the RCB in 2015 and has previously coached the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).

“Look, we have a lot of options and they are all very powerful officers. Dinesh knows Kohli and RCB well. Maxy has been with us for a year now and Faf is the fantastic director of South Africa. But we have to decide who is best for us, ”the RCB source added.

IPL 2022 leader:

Great Kings of Chennai (CSK) – MS Dhoni

Delhi Olu (DC) – Rishabh Pant

Gujarati Titan (GT) – Hardik Pandya

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) – Shreyas Iyer

Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) – KL Rahul

Mumbai (MI) – Rohit Sharma

Kings of Punjab (PBKS) – Mayank Agarwal

Rajasthan Royals (RR) – Sanju Samson

Hyderabad (SRH) – Kane Williamson

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