Sanjay Bangar has joined Royal Challengers Bangalore as a batting consultant for the Indian Premier League 2021 season. Former Indian batsman Mike Hayeson, director of cricket operations for RCB, and head coach Simon Katich will join.
RCB recently released 10 players, including 5 foreign players, before the auction. The Virat Kohli-led team will also be without Parthiv Patel, who retire from the IPL and Dale Steyn, who have decided to skip the tournament this season.
The IPL is scheduled to be auctioned on February 18 in Chennai. A total of 1097 players have registered for the auction which includes 21 Indian international players, 186 capped international players and 27 players from allied countries.
We are delighted to welcome Sanjay Bangar to the RCB Family as a batting consultant for #IPL2021! 🤩
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) February 10, 2021
Sanjay Bangar Coaching career
Bangar started working as a batting coach in 2010 with the Kochi Tuskers. In January 2014, Bangar was name the assistant coach of Kings XI Punjab before IPL 2014. He was promoting the role of head coach during the season. To finalize them. The franchise’s best IPL performance to date, where they lost to Kolkata Knight Riders. He stayed in Coach Kings XI Punjab for three years. Unless he had to give his role to follow the rules of conflict of interest of the BCCI
Royal Challengers Bangalore
RCB Retained players–
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Washington Sundar, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Adam Zampa, Shahbaz Ahmed, Josh Philippe, Kane Richardson, Pavan Deshpande
RCB Released players-
Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Aaron Finch, Chris Morris, Pavan Negi, Parthiv Patel (retired), Dale Steyn (unavailable), Isuru Udana, Umesh Yadav