The sensational Indian star, Virat Kohli was named as the Royal Challengers Bangalore captain for the upcoming sixth season of the Indian Premier League 2013.
“We are delighted to announce Virat as our captain,” said Vijay Mallya, the owner of the franchise. “His hunger to learn, lead, motivate and set an example is unquestionable.”
“(I am) glad to be appointed captain of RCB ! It’s a great feeling… Being drafted as an U-19 in 2008 and now to be considered to lead the side of great players, is a big honour,” Kohli said. “I thank the owners for reposing their faith and I am looking forward to the challenge and the responsibility to carry the team to greater heights.”