New Delhi, April 8 -- An energetic and motivated Virat Kohli ensured he took all the newcomers at Royal Challengers Bangalore under his wing ahead of the start of the IPL 2021 and delivered an inspirational speech to his new set of players to keep them in good stead ahead of RCB's opener on Friday. RCB, who made it to the IPL playoffs last year, purchased some exciting buys at the 2021 auction with Kyle Jamieson and Glenn Maxwell headlining the exciting new bunch of players.

Other include the likes of all-rounder Dan Christian, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Suyash Prabhudesai and KS Bharat. In a tweet uploaded by RCB, captain Kohli ahead of a practice session could be seen talking to his players, using the kind of mot...