Just before RCB’s match against KKR in Abu Dhabi. The Banglore captain Virat Kohli took to instagram to declare the finish of his captaincy that has endured 9 years.

The Statement from Virat Kohli

From a new kid on the block player who joined the group for the debut version straight. Afterthe accomplishment of the U-19 World Cup in 2008. To assuming control over captaincy halfway through the 2012 season from Daniel Vettori. The excursion with RCB has been a long one for Kohli.

As the first match between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians was unfurling, Virat Kohli put out his choice.

“Before the second leg of the tournament starts, I’ve spoken to the squad this evening. To inform everyone that this is going to be my last leg in the IPL as captain of RCB. This is something that was on my mind for a while. As I recently announced stepping down from T20 captaincy as well to manage my workload. Which has been immense over so many years. I want to be able to be committed to the responsibility that I am fulfilling,” the 32-year-old batsman stated.

Summarizing his excursion as RCB captain, Virat Kohli, under whom RCB neglected to meet all requirements for the end of the season games in 2015 and 2020, said, “It has been an incredible excursion of nine years of bliss, dissatisfaction, snapshots of joy and bitterness. This is only a little end. This isn’t the finish of the excursion; the excursion will proceed with the same way it has been for such countless years.”

With the uber closeout coming up the following year, RCB’s update methodology will currently need to incorporate searching for a pioneer also.

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