After AB de Villiers and Yuzvendra Chahal, Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli too seems to have joined in what looks like a campaign after the IPL franchise deleted all its photos across social media. Amid rumours that the team is set to undergo a brand makeover, it’s prominent players have been tweeting out posts which apart from resembling each other have also managed to generate a lot of fan interest into the happenings at the franchise.

The latest to join the bandwagon is the captain himself, Virat Kohli. Taking to Twitter he wrote on Thursday: “Posts disappear and the captain isn’t informed. @rcbtweets, let me know if you need any help.”

Earlier, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal took to social media and expressed surprise over the latest development, which comes weeks ahead of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.

“Arey @rcbtweets, what googly is this? Where did your profile pic and Instagram posts go?” Chahal wrote.

AB de Villiers was the second RCB player to express surprise.

Soon others joined in:

RCB’s actions come a day after the IPL franchise signed Muthoot Fincorp as their title sponsor for IPL 2020. RCB on Tuesday announced a three-year partnership with Muthoot Fincorp Ltd, a part of the Muthoot Pappachan Group, popularly known as Muthoot Blue, a diversified conglomerate in the financial services industry.

The partnership of title sponsor for the marquee T20 team includes the heavily valued “jersey-front” logo placement, which will be prominent on the playing and training jersey, in-stadium integration at home matches, digital and other highly visible media platforms, a statement had said.

After finishing as runners-up in IPL 2016, RCB’s performances in the following seasons have been far from impressive. The Virat Kohli-led franchise finished last in 2017, 6th in 2018 and once again last in 2019.

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