Middle-order batsman traded to RCB ahead of vivo IPL 2016
Royal Challengers Bangalore has acquired the services of Delhi Daredevils’ batsman Kedar Jhadav for VIVO Indian Premier League 2016.
The first Trading Window for the VIVO IPL 2016, which was open from Tuesday, 15 December 2015, to Thursday, 31 December 2015, saw the first trade of the season.
IPL Chairman, Mr. Rajeev Shukla, said: “RCB, who boast of a star-studded batting line-up with the likes of Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers, have added more fire-power to their batting by acquiring Kedar Jhadav. All eyes will now be on the auction, where more outstanding cricketers will be up for grabs.”
Royal Challengers Bangalore team owner, Dr. Vijay Mallya, said: “RCB are very pleased to have acquired Kedar Jadhav who, we believe, has the potential to change the course of a T20 game with his finishing talent with the bat. Kedar will add tremendous value to our middle-order and will complement our existing line-up.”
The VIVO IPL 2015 will be played from Saturday, 9 April 2016 to Sunday, 29 May, 2016.