The Indian Premier League (IPL) season 10 will start after few days Even before the IPL starts, Royal Challengers Bangalore have suffered a major shock in the form of Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli, who did not play due to injury in the fourth Test against Australia in Dharamsala, could be out of the initial IPL matches starting April 5 .
Royal Challengers Bangalore will play against Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 5 in the Opening match of IPL 2017 . But now Virat Kohli has become skeptical of playing in the inaugural IPL matches. Kohli said in response to a question about his fitness after India’s victory in Dharamsala Test “It will take a few weeks for me to get a full recovery. Such things happen during the career. ”
After this statement of Kohli, the speculations are being made to get his out of the IPL opening matches . In the third Test against Australia in Ranchi, Kohli suffered a shoulder injury during fielding, after which he got out of the fourth Test played at Dharamsala. Captaincy of the team was handed over to Ajinkya Rahane in Dharamshala Test match.
The Royal Challengers will play against Delhi Daredevils on April 8 and Kings XI Punjab on April 10 after the 5 April. It looks like Virat will not play at least these three matches .
Although Kohli’s IPL team Royal Challengers Bangalore have not said anything about his availability. Kohli scored 973 runs in 16 matches for RCB in the previous IPL. He has not played for RCB just once in 2008 . Whoever will captain of RCB in the absence of Kohli, the suspense remains intact.