Former India batsman Sanjay Bangar has been roped in as batting coach by Royal Challengers Bangalore forward of the 14th season of the Indian Premier League.
The transfer will likely be Bangar’s second teaching stint within the league, having beforehand coached the Kings XI Punjab for 3 seasons from 2014 to 2016.
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The 48-year-old additionally held the place of the Indian batting coach from 2014 till the 2019 World Cup earlier than being changed by Vikram Rathour.
Bangar will be a part of the RCB setup which hosts the likes of head coach Simon Katich and director of operations, Mike Hesson.
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RCB led by Indian skipper Virat Kohli, had earlier launched 10 gamers with the likes of Aaron Finch, Chris Morris, Moeen Ali, Dale Steyn, and Umesh Yadav among the many names forward of the 2021 season.
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The franchise will head into the 2021 IPL public sale with a handbag of ₹35.7 crore to fill the slots for 13 home and 4 abroad gamers. The public sale is ready to happen on February 18 in Chennai.