Dr Vijay Mallya on Day 1 of the IPL Auction
After Day 1 of the IPL auctions, Chairman Dr Mallya , has given a message to the fans on the bidding and the players acquired.
"The first day of the IPL 2014 Auction went very well for RCB. We achieved all our objectives to compose a competitive and well balanced team.We are very happy to have acquired Yuvraj Singh who will not only strengthen our batting further but gives us a bowling option as well. We have significantly strengthened our bowling with Mitchell Starc, Varun Aaron and Ashok Dinda all of whom are genuine pace bowlers. Finally, we completed our need for a good finisher with the acquisition of Albie Morkel"