26 March 2019 last updated at 14:27 GMT
 
Virat Kohli appointed captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore
Wednesday 20 February 2013

Indian Premier League cricket franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore on Wednesday appointed Virat Kohli as their captain for the upcoming sixth edition of Indian Premier League.

Kohli succeeds former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori, who was at the helm during last season.

Kohlis appointment follows a productive IPL VI auction in which RCB strengthened their bowling line-up significantly and added capable all-rounders to increase the amount of flexibility in the selection of the playing squad.

PTI

BCCI donates IPL opening ceremony funds of Rs 20 crore for welfare of armed forces
The Committee of Administrators (CoA), running the BCCI, had decided to cancel the glitzy opening ceremony in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed.
European T20 league confirmed as Euro T20 Slam
The new European T20 competition will take place in Ireland, Scotland and Netherlands.