Sanjay Bangar has turn into the newest addition to Royal Challengers Bangalore’s (RCB) teaching workers forward of IPL 2021.
Sanjay Bangar will act as RCB’s batting guide for the upcoming season.
“We’re delighted to welcome Sanjay Bangar to the RCB Household as a batting guide for IPL2021! Welcome aboard, Coach!” RCB posted on Twitter.
The announcement was made earlier immediately (February 10).
Sridharan Sriram was the group’s batting coach till final yr, however no official assertion has been made on whether or not he’ll proceed holding the publish for the upcoming season as nicely, particularly after Bangar’s appointment.
As RCB’s batting guide, Sanjay Bangar will get a possibility to work with two of the perfect batsmen on the earth in Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers. Bangar will even play a vital position within the improvement of India’s younger weapons, notably Washington Sundar and Devdutt Padikkal.
Sanjay Bangar has prior IPL expertise
Though Sanjay Bangar’s most notable tenure was as India’s batting coach, he has efficiently coached a number of IPL groups prior to now.
His most notable season got here whereas teaching the Kings XI Punjab, whom he led to the IPL Closing in 2014. It stays the franchise’s greatest efficiency up to now.
Sanjay Bangar additionally labored as a batting coach for Kochi Tuskers in 2010.
The brand new RCB Batting Marketing consultant will hope he can carry out an analogous position for the franchise, who’re nonetheless on the lookout for their maiden IPL title, within the upcoming season.
RCB made it to the playoffs in 2020 earlier than shedding to the Sunrisers Hyderabad within the Eliminator.
Revealed 10 Feb 2021, 12:35 IST