Several players of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team, captained by Virat Kohli, reached Bengaluru on Saturday as part of the second half of IPL 2021. Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has also arrived with his wife from where the RCB team will leave for UAE on August 29.
The UAE leg of IPL 2021 will start from September 19. RCB players will complete a mandatory 7-day quarantine after gathering in Bengaluru. During this he will have a regular Kovid-19 test. Players will then enter the Bio Bubble.
Captain Virat Kohli is currently on a tour of England where Team India is playing a 5-match Test series with the hosts. Kohli will reach UAE directly from London. He will join the RCB team in the UAE on 15 September.