RCB Team 2022: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) is a Bangalore-based franchise cricket team that competes in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The team was founded in 2008 and plays its home matches at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. RCB is founded/owned by United Spirits Limited an Indian alcoholic beverages company, and named after the company’s famous liquor brand Royal Challenge.
RCB Team never became the winner of the IPL but became runners-up in three seasons 2009, 2011, and 2016.
After the 2021 session, Virat Kohali stepped down as the caption of RCB so in the 2022 IPL auction they brought South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis for Rs 7 crore to lead the team.
The official theme or motto of RCB is We are Challengers
RCB 2022 Team Players List
Batsman and Wicket Keeper: Virat Kohli, Mohammad Siraj, Faf du Plessis, Dinesh Karthik(WC), Josh Hazlewood, Anuj Rawat(WC), Finn Allen (WC), Suyash Prabhudessai, Luvnith Sisodia(WC).
All-rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Wanindu Hasaranga, Sherfane Rutherford, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, Aneeshwar Gautam, David Willey, Mahipal Lomror.
Bowlers: Jason Behrendorff, Akash Deep, Chama Milind, Siddharth Kaul, Jason Behrendorff, Karan Sharma, Josh Hazlewood.
RCB Retained Player List:
In the retention window, Royal Challengers Bangalore has opted to retain Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, and Mohammed Siraj
Virat Kohli (Rs 15 Crore)
Glenn Maxwell ( Rs. 11 Crores)
Mohammad Siraj ( Rs. 7 Crores)
RCB IPL 2022 Auction Player List:
Faf du Plessis (Rs 7 crore)
Harshal Patel (Rs 10.75 crore)
Wanindu Hasaranga (Rs 10.75 crore)
Dinesh Karthik (Rs 5.50 crore)
Josh Hazlewood (Rs 7.75 crore)
Shahbaz Ahamad (Rs 2.4 crore)
Anuj Rawat (Rs 3.4 crore)
Akash Deep (Rs 20 lakh)
Mahipal Lomror (Rs 95 lakh)
Finn Allen (Rs 80 lakh)
Sherfane Rutherford (Rs 1 crore)
Jason Behrendorff (Rs 75 lakh)
Suyash Prabhudessai (Rs 30 lakh)
Chama Milind (Rs 25 lakh)
Aneeshwar Gautam (Rs 20 lakh)
Karn Sharma (Rs 50 lakh)
Siddharth Kaul (Rs 75 lakh)
Luvnith Sisodia (Rs 20 lakh)
David Willey (Rs 2 crore)