The much-awaited sixteenth season of the Indian Premier League is lower than every week away. IPL 2023 is scheduled to start on March 31 with a mouthwatering conflict between defending champions Gujarat Titans and heavyweights Chennai Tremendous Kings on the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
And because the event is all set to get underway, former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar has claimed that Royal Challengers Bangalore have the very best bowling assault. Talking on Star Sports activities, the previous cricketer-turned-commentator opined that the Bengaluru-based franchise has good depth of their bowling assault. Manjrekar went so far as calling RCB’s bowling united good as he lavished reward on them.
“Their tempo bowling has depth. Even when Hazlewood shouldn’t be match, then they’ve Topley. In spin, they’ve Wanindu Hasaranga. They’ve Mohammed Siraj and Harshal Patel. Their bowling is ideal and even Maxwell can bowl,” stated Sanjay Manjrekar.
“On this IPL, based on me, the very best bowling assault belongs to RCB and that’s their mixed X-factor,” Manjrekar added.
RCB eyeing maiden IPL title:
RCB can be determined to finish their lengthy await a maiden IPL trophy this 12 months. The Bengaluru-based outfit has carried out persistently lately however haven’t managed to go all the way in which. They made it to the playoffs within the final three seasons and could be trying to go all the way in which this 12 months.
They haven’t performed an IPL closing since shedding towards Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2016. In the meantime, RCB have suffered some damage setbacks forward of IPL 2023. One in every of their star batsmen from final 12 months Rajat Patidar is trying set to overlook no less than the primary half of the season with a heel damage whereas Josh Hazlewood remains to be recovering from an damage.
Just lately, their English recruit Will Jacks was additionally dominated out of IPL 2023 with a muscle damage and has been changed within the squad by Michael Bracewell. RCB will open their marketing campaign with a house sport towards Mumbai Indians, earlier than going through Kolkata Knight Riders on the Eden Gardens on April 6.