Virat Kohli enjoys 'proper day at pool' with Royal Challengers Bangalore teammates
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday was seen chilling out in the pool alongside teammates Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Pawan Negi and Devdutt Padikkal ahead of IPL 2020. Virat Kohli took to Instagram to share pictures of his pool session with RCB teammates, captioning it, "A proper day at the pool yesterday" Staying inside a bio-secure bubble is perhaps the biggest challenge the players participating in IPL 2020 are experiencing which is why franchises like Royal Challengers Bangalore are trying everything they can to make everybody's stay as comfortable as possible.
A proper day at the pool yesterday pic.twitter.com/IWlHiDB9NC— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) September 16, 2020
The RCB franchise, led by Virat Kohli, seems eager to hit the ground running and has been training hard after completing their mandatory quarantine late last month. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) is yet to win an Indian Premier League (IPL) title is a sore point for fans. RCB fans have endured a difficult few years since their side finished second in 2016. In the three years since RCB have finished last in the league table twice. However, with a balanced squad, the franchise seems to be in good spirits ahead of IPL 2020. Defending champions Mumbai Indians will kick-off IPL 2020 by hosting 2019's runner-up Chennai Super Kings at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore will open their campaign against 2016 champions Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on September 21. IPL 2020 was originally scheduled to be held from March 29 but it had to be postponed by almost 6 months due to the coronavirus pandemic in the country.