Bangalore, Feb 14:"Mr Wall" of Indian team, Rahul Dravid is all set to lead Bangalore in the Indian Premier League which will have a gala launch at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here on April 18.
The Vijay Mallya-owned Bangalore team"s Chief Executive Officer-designate, Charu Sharma, confirmed that Dravid will lead the side. "Yes, I have spoken to him and he will lead the side. Everyone looks up to him and an iconic player has to lead the side."
Indian Test skipper Anil Kumble and Robin Uthappa are the other prominent players from Karnataka who are on the Bangalore team"s radar.