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Royal Challengers Bangalore overcame nerves to keep the mighty Mumbai Indians at bay and build on their IPL 7 momentum at Dubai.
Venue: DSC Cricket Stadium, Dubai Time: 4 PM IST
The highly anticipated match between RCB and DD kicked off with Virat Kohli and stand in skipper Dinesh Karthik coming out for the toss. On winning the toss, RCB elected to field first, with the surprises being the exclusion of Chris Gayle and the inclusion of uncapped leggie, Yuzvendra Chahal.
We witnessed the Gaylestorm, we saw the AB innovation and we loved the Kohli aggression. As we now await the seventh IPL season with much anticipation, RCB is all set to experience the magic of three P's – Power, Passion and of course, the Players!
In accordance with the new Indian Premier League (IPL) retention rules, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have retained Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers. New RCB coaching appointments that include Daniel Vettori as head coach, Trent Woodhill as batting and fielding coach and Allan Donald as bowling coach, have also been announced.