Indian skipper Virat Kohli will continue to serve Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. The franchisee has retained the most precious player in the league for Rs 17 crore, highest for the retention window closed on Thursday evening.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni is back with Chennai Super Kings for a Rs 15 crore retention deal.
The window for the franchises to retain players for the VIVO Indian Premier League 2018 season closed on January 4, 2018.
The franchisees have another chance to get their incumbent players of preferential choice during the player acquisition by exercising their ‘right to match’ option.