Faf du Plessis

IPL 2022: On a roll, RCB fancy their chances against Rajasthan Royals in Qualifier 2

Both the high-profile openers, Kohli and Faf du Plessis, are big match players and will be itching to make an impact after low returns in the previous game.

published on : 26th May 2022

IPL 2022: Virat Kohli shines as RCB beat Titans to stay alive

Chasing 169 to win, the former captain looked in his element playing some of his signature wristy shots against both seamers and pacers.

published on : 20th May 2022

Du Plessis, Hasaranga help RCB beat Hyderabad; Kohli, Williamson fail again

Despite a fighting half-century from Rahul Tripathi (58 from 37 balls), they eventually folded out for 125 in 19.2 overs with Wanindu Hasaranga claiming five wickets for 18 runs.

published on : 9th May 2022

IPL 2022 preview; CSK vs RCB: Struggling batsmen and fragile bowling square off in key clash

In cricket, when two sides with specific weak-links are pitted against each other it makes the contest all the more exhilarating.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Titans look to continue 'Golden Touch', RCB seek Kohli's return to form 

Kohli's form has been one of the reasons for the inconsistent show of RCB who are currently in the fifth spot with five wins from nine matches.

published on : 29th April 2022

Du good hero after Virat zero

Thankfully for the franchise, the man who took over the reins from Kohli, Du Plessis, played a captain’s knock. His 64-ball 96 proved pivotal for RCB as they beat LSG by 18 runs.   

published on : 20th April 2022

IPL 2022; RCB vs LSG: du Plessis, Hazlewood star in Royal Challengers Bangalore's 18-run win

The 37-year-old du Plessis roared back to form after a string of low scores with a 64-ball knock to help RCB post 181 for six after being sent into bat.

published on : 20th April 2022

IPL 2022; RCB vs LSG: Skipper Faf du Plessis guides Royal Challengers Bangalore to 181/6

The former Proteas captain had 11 boundaries and two sixes in his 64-ball innings, playing shots all around the DY Patil Stadium.

published on : 19th April 2022

IPL 2022: Former India coach Ravi Shastri backs Royal Challengers Bangalore to make to playoffs

Shastri said that the team's new captain Du Plessis, former skipper Virat Kohli and all-rounder Glenn Maxwell are going to play an important role this season.

published on : 16th April 2022

Have learned lot from MS Dhoni, he is fantastic captain: RCB skipper Faf du Plessis

Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Faf du Plessis spoke about facing his old team and the memories he shared with the team CSK.

published on : 12th April 2022

Momentum has taken the pressure off RCB ahead of 'Southern Derby': Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis, who took over the reins of the side from long-serving skipper Virat Kohli, allayed fears on Tuesday that his side would likely buckle under pressure.

published on : 12th April 2022

Du Plessis has earned respect in RCB change room: Glenn Maxwell

Maxwell, who missed the first few games due to his marriage, is expected to play against Mumbai Indians on April 9.

published on : 7th April 2022

IPL 2022: KKR look to consolidate position as RCB eye first win

For RCB, skipper Faf Du Plessis is in prime form after he made a scintillating 57-ball 88 and would like to continue in the same vein.

published on : 30th March 2022

IPL 2022: Punjab Kings stun RCB by five wickets in high-scoring tie

Shahrukh Khan, who hit one four and two maximums, finished the game with a boundary as Mayank Agarwal started his captaincy tenure with a win.

published on : 28th March 2022

IPL 2022: Still eyeing maiden title triumphs, RCB, Punjab Kings look to begin afresh

RCB and PBKS will have new captains at the helm in Faf du Plessis and Mayank Agarwal respectively.

published on : 26th March 2022

Faf du Plessis commands respect: Royal Challengers Banglore batsman Virat Kohli

RCB will now be led by four-time IPL winner Du Plessis, who was purchased by the franchise for Rs 7 crore in the mega auction last month.

published on : 22nd March 2022

There's similarity in MS Dhoni's and my captaincy style: Faf du Plessis

The South African also said that he found Dhoni to be complete "opposite" to what it was like captaining in South Africa.

published on : 13th March 2022

Even if he isn't captain, RCB always will always need Virat's energy: Du Plessis

The four-time IPL winner for CSK was on Saturday unveiled as RCB skipper to take the baton from their longest-standing captain, Virat Kohli who took charge ahead of IPL 2013.

published on : 13th March 2022

RCB appoints Faf du Plessis as new captain

Du Plessis was an obvious choice after Virat Kohli decided to call time on his leadership role for the franchise.

published on : 12th March 2022

Playing for something bigger than cricket itself: Faf du Plessis on Pakistan tour

Du Plessis insisted that he wants to be a part of the history by contributing in the revival of international cricket in Pakistan.

published on : 11th September 2017
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