Faf du Plessis replaces Virat Kohli as new captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore

Shortly after the announcement, the Bangalore based IPL franchise shared the video of the former RCB captain Virat Kohli welcoming the appointment of Faf as the new captain.

Faf du Plessis replaces Virat Kohli as new captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat passing on the captaincy to Faf. Credits - Twitter ( @rcbtweets )

Faf du Plessis, the former South Africa skipper, will take over for Virat Kohli and lead the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the upcoming Indian Premier League 2022, the franchise announced on March 12, 2022.

Posting the picture of Faf du Plessis on its official Twitter handle, RCB said “The Leader of the Pride is here! Captain of RCB.”

Announcement tweet by the franchise