Fri, 19 Nov 2021

AB de Villiers bids adieu to all forms of cricket

AB de Villiers retires from all forms of cricket

South Africa's star batsman AB de Villiers has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Friday, 19 November. The legendary batsman ruled the game for 17 years after debuting with Test cricket in 2004. His career stats across all three formats have been phenomenal. And, with the announcement, his association with the Indian Premier League franchise, Royal Challengers Banglore also comes to an end, which lasted for 10 season.

De Villiers who is also nicknamed 'Superhuman' took to Twitter for ending an illustrious career. Over the 17-year long career he played in 114 Tests, 228 ODIs and 78 T20Is for the Proteas. He played 156 matches for RCB with 4491 runs to his credit while finishing as the second highest run-getter for the team behind Virat Kohli. 


 

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