The window for the franchises to retain players for the VIVO Indian Premier League 2016 season closed December 15, 2016.
As many as 140 cricketers including 44 overseas players have been retained by the VIVO IPL franchises for 2017 season.
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KKR appoint L Balaji as Bowling Coach
Mumbai, 3rd January 2017: Kolkata Knight Riders announced the appointment of former India pacer Laxmipathy Balaji as Bowling Coach of the team. Balaji, who was an integral part of KKR’s bowling line-up from 2011 to 2013, also contributed to the team’s victorious campaign in 2012.
Making the announcement, Venky Mysore, CEO & MD of KKR said – “It’s great to welcome Bala back to the KKR family. He was an integral part of KKR from 2011-13 & played a key role in helping KKR win the championship in 2012”.
Commenting on his new role as bowling coach of KKR, Balaji said – “I had thoroughly enjoyed my stint as a player for KKR and I am delighted to be back to the franchise that I have admired.”
Royal Challengers Bangalore is Armed With a Strong Squad for IPL 2017 . Indian premier League was introduced in 2008 with eight teams all representing either a state or a city. This far IPL has produced five editions. Royal challengers Bangalore was with the IPL organization since its inception and the first edition had Indian batting legend Rahul Dravid spearheading the team. But for the second and third editions Anil Kumble was named captain of this side. Royal challengers had a tough time with the first edition of IPL but the second edition proved to be good for the Bangalore team. Royal challengers Bangalore became the finalist in the second , fourth and nineth editions of IPL. The owner of this team is the business tycoon Mr.Vijaya Malya
Royal challengers Bangalore changed their entire side for the fourth edition of IPL. They only kept Virat Kohli and the coach Ray Jennings. Although this change was not very fruitful as they were not able to win in both the fourth and fifth editions of IPL. The biggest advantage that Royal Challengers Bangalore had was that they were able to buy the unsold big hitter from Jamaica named Chris Gayle. The inclusion of this match winner was a big boost for the entire Royal Challengers Bangalore team elevating the Bangalore squad as one of the highly valued teams of IPL . Royal challengers Bangalore IPL 2017 squad contains a great host of match winners who can change any match within few over. Bangalore IPL 2017 squad contains strong Indians players who might enrich the national teams middle order in future and probably the next captain of India Virat Kohli. RCB 2017 team squad contains players like Indian pace head Zaheer Khan, Indian medium pace bowler Vinay Kumar, ex Mumbai Indians middle order batsman Sourav Tiwary and many other leading Indian batsman and bowlers.