[caption id="attachment_699227" align="aligncenter" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-699227" alt="Bangalore have retained the core yet added some powerful players in the side AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/000_13N2JH.jpg" width="628" height="355" /> Bangalore have retained the core yet added some powerful players in the side AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>The <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/indian-T20-league" target="_blank">Indian T20 league</a> had a dramatic start with Chennai snatching victory from Mumbai's jaws in Match 1 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The Match 2 and 3 are expected to be equally filled with thrill and excitement. Where Punjab takes on Delhi in the first match on Sunday, the second will see perennial underachievers <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/bangalore" target="_blank">Bangalore</a> taking on <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/kolkata" target="_blank">Kolkata</a>. The 2017 season was shambolic for Bangalore. They finished at the last spot in the points table. <p></p> <p></p><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/KJCmy2jY_5k" height="355" width="628" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0"></iframe> <p></p> <p></p>However, they made several changes during the 2018 auctions that makes Bangalore and exciting team to watch out for. Brendon McCullum, all-rounder Chris Woakes, Washington Sundar, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Quinton de Kock are some of the new players in the side who can add firepower to the side. <p></p> <p></p>Knowing the strengths that the side possesses in this season, Bangalore players shout out loud 'Ee Sala Cup Namde.' It simply means, the trophy belongs to Bangalore this time.