Watch: Virat Kohli says "Very excited to play IPL in India again"


The skipper of Royal Challengers Bangalore, Virat Kohli has joined with the side ahead of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League. Before joining the franchise, Virat Kohli and his men were engaged in a busy schedule with England who toured India for three Tests, five T20s and three ODIs.

As of now, Virat Kohli will be very confident as they won all the series they played against the visitors and will freely concentrate on IPL. Moreover, RCB posted the picture of Virat Kohli who arrived in Chennai to join the camp.

Here is the picture posted by RCB on Instagram:

After that, the franchise went on to post a video of him on their official Twitter handle with the caption "Bold Diaries: Virat Kohli joins RCB in Chennai @imVKohli talks about his excitement and confidence heading into Vivo IPL 2021, on @myntra presents Bold Diaries."

The 33-year-old said " It feels surreal. Honestly, it doesn't feel like we went away for too long. There was a lot of cricket in it as well. Very excited that we are playing in India again, although in a different way and a different setting. Very excited, very happy and very optimistic. I have a good feeling this time."

Watch the video here:

Mike Hesson talks about Virat Kohli

Mike Hesson who is RCB's director of cricket operations has shared his views about the Indian skipper in a recently concluded press conference with him.

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"He’s (Virat Kohli) in fine touch at the moment, and his tempo is really pleasing... For me, form is important, but it’s mostly about the confidence you bring. Some players need performances to give them confidence, some don’t. Virat is obviously so confident," Mike Hesson said.

After the completion of the England series, Virat Kohli has to lead the Royal Challengers Bangalore and would look to clinch the IPL title this time with some big names on the cards.

They are going to face the five-time title winners Mumbai Indians in their opening game at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on April 9. Fans are very excited to watch the game between these two greats who are going to face off with each other.