RCB to play in ‘Green Jersey’ against Hyderabad, will Kohli repeat the feat of 2016: IPL 2022.
During the match against Hyderabad, the team of Royal Challengers Bangalore will be seen changing. Actually, in this match, the RCB team will enter the field wearing a green jersey.
In this match to be held at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, the Bangalore team will wear this jersey under the ‘Go Green’ initiative.
The ‘Go Green’ initiative has been a big part of RCB’s team since its inception in 2011.
Through this initiative, it aims to spread awareness about the need for a clean and green environment for future generations.
RCB to play in ‘Green Jersey’: Therefore, every year since 2011, the RCB team enters the field wearing a green jersey under this initiative.
The franchise made its debut in the 2011 season of IPL in front of the new team Kochi Tuskers Kerala wearing the green jersey. RCB won this match by 9 wickets.
With this jersey, the team was in front of Chennai in the 2020 season where they had to face defeat.
In this match, RCB, batting first, had set a target of 146 runs in front of CSK, which they achieved by losing 2 wickets. Ruturaj Gaikwad played an unbeaten inning of 65 runs in this match.
RCB’s performance in green jersey-
The history of the green jersey with RCB has not been anything special. The team has played 9 matches with this jersey and has won only twice.
The first victory came in 2011 against Kochi Tuskers while the second was in 2016 against the new team Gujarat Lions.
In the match against Gujarat Lions, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers had great innings from RCB and RCB scored 248 runs. Virat scored 109 runs and de Villiers scored 129 runs in this match.
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