In the IPL, Virat Kohli was added to the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team from the very first season. Kohli managed to lead India to titles in the Under-19 World Cup under his captaincy and was seen as a star of the future. Virat Kohli is counted among the most successful batsmen in IPL and RCB has shown confidence in this player as captain for the last several years. In the IPL, Virat Kohli got the captaincy for the first time in 2011 and after some time he was made the regular captain.
Virat Kohli has captained Royal Challengers Bangalore in 132 matches. Kohli has been carrying the responsibility of this team on his shoulders for a long time but till now he has not been able to win the title for his team. However, the team management has kept its faith in Kohli and has always given Kohli a chance to lead in spite of having many other international captains. Many captains of international level have played under the captaincy of Virat and in this article we are going to mention 3 such captains.
3 International captains who have played under Virat Kohli in IPL
#3 Aaron Finch
Ahead of IPL 2020, RCB had roped in Australia’s limited overs captain Aaron Finch. Finch is recognized as an explosive batsman and he was included in the team with the same hope. However, Finch could not perform much throughout the season and his strike rate was also very low. Last season, Finch scored 268 runs in 12 matches at a strike rate of 111.20.