Now that IPL Auction has concluded, Player’s reactions are pouring in on social media. The latest to join the train is South African Speedster Dale Steyn. In a recent message to his fans, He said that He is pretty excited to be joining Royal Challengers Bangalore again for this year’s IPL. He is looking forward to being playing at Chinnaswamy in front of all that passionate fans of RCB. He said he is familiar with the setup and can’t wait to meet all the players and support staff at RCB. He has also requested fans to continue their support for the Franchise. He also wished fans for Christmas and New Year’s as the holiday season is just around the corner. Here it is what he has to say:
Dale Steyn was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore in recently held IPL Auction at Kolkata for a base price of 2 Cr. He is currently in Australia, playing for Melbourne Stars in the ongoing Big Bash League. Notably, He also played for RCB in the last season of IPL for a couple of matches but struggled throughout with his fitness. He is also eyeing a place in South Africa's International T20 team in the upcoming T20 World Cup next year. He is a popular figure among Bangalore crowds and he will be fetching a lot of people to the ground no doubt come April. His fans also reacted to this news about him joining RCB. Here are some of the interesting posts on social media:
Royal Challengers Bangalore's think tank, under the directions of Mike Hesson, will be relying heavily on Dale Steyn in next year’s IPL. He will be having a big role to play along with fellow South African Chris Morris not only on the field but also guiding Young Indian Fast bowling core of RCB. Only time will tell whether ‘Steyn Gun' helps RCB to end their championship drought.