AB de Villiers has admitted he will be speaking to head coach Mark Boucher at the end of the IPL campaign about a possible return to international cricket, saying it would be ‘fantastic’ to play for the Proteas again.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) thumped the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 38 runs in Chennai on Sunday thanks to some outrageous hitting from AB de Villiers.
Proteas coach Mark Boucher has once again said there is still a chance for AB de Villiers to be part of the Proteas T20 World Cup squad later this year.
AB de Villiers has made it clear to his Royal Challengers Bangalore teammates that they should take inspiration from their victory in the IPL opener ahead on Wednesday’s big clash with the Sunrisers Hyderabad.
In a poll run on SA Cricket magazine’s Twitter handle, only 62.8% of voters suggested that CSA should do everything in their power to bring AB de Villiers back for this year’s T20 World Cup.
AB de Villiers admitted that beating defending champions Mumbai Indians in the first match of the IPL season was all about making a confident start to the Royal Challengers Bangalore’s campaign.
AB de Villiers smashed 48 off 27 deliveries as the Royal Challengers Bangalore got their 2021 IPL campaign off to a winning start against the defending champions Mumbai Indians on Friday.
Check out this video where AB de Villiers talks about his experience of playing in the IPL and for the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Without a doubt one of the game’s biggest entertainers, AB de Villiers has played in every single edition of the Indian Premier League. Take a look at his highly impressive IPL record.
With the Proteas set to face Pakistan in the annual Pink Day ODI on Sunday, why not relive AB de Villiers’ record-breaking century against the West Indies in 2015?
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On this day in 2015, AB de Villiers smashed the fastest ODI century in history – off just 31 deliveries.
AB de Villiers and the Royal Challengers Bangalore were eliminated in this year’s IPL after falling to a six-wicket defeat by the Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday.
AB de Villiers continued his brilliant form by smashing 55 off just 22 deliveries to guide RCB to a 7-wicket win against the Rajasthan Royals.
Aaron Finch and Devdutt Padikkal chat about AB de Villiers’ masterclass against the Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday.