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newscricket4 days ago

‘It was unethical to the players in the squad’ – Linda Zondi on why AB de Villiers wasn’t allowed to return for 2019 World Cup

Linda Zondi, South Africa’s former chief-selector, opened up on the exclusion of AB de Villiers’ from South Africa’s 2019 World Cup squad, stating it would’ve been "unethical to the players already selected". De Villiers had expressed his desire to return from retirement to participate in the event.
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newscricket6 days ago

Felt 10-feet taller with backing from Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers, says Glenn Maxwell

Reflecting on his learning experience while playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2021, Glenn Maxwell has stated that he was extremely fortunate to have Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers in the same team. He is hopeful of playing good cricket for Australia at the T20 World Cup 2021.
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newscricket12 days ago

AB de Villiers is not RCB’s future anymore, says Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has stated that AB de Villiers is no longer the future for Royal Challengers Bangalore, and the Bangalore-based franchise could choose not to retain the South African for the next season. He picked Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, and Yuzvendra Chahal as his three retentions for IPL 2022.
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newscricket13 days ago

IPL 2021 | Umpires will sleep better, quips AB de Villiers as Virat Kohli's stint as RCB captain ends

During the IPL 2021 Eliminator against Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday, Virat Kohli had engaged in an animated exchange with the on-field umpire Virender Sharma. Speaking on the incident, AB de Villiers quipped that the umpires will sleep better with Kohli having stepped down from IPL captaincy.
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newscricket14 days ago

RCB should not retain AB de Villiers in mega auction, says Brian Lara

Brian Lara has named Glenn Maxwell, Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal as his three choices for RCB to retain in IPL 2022, and omitted AB de Villiers from his list. Citing his reason, Lara stated that De Villiers is not getting any younger and he does not feature in any cricket leagues other than IPL.
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newscricket14 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Rashid Khan reveals his top-five T20 players around the world

Rashid Khan has revealed his top-five T20 players around the globe ahead of the showpiece event starting Sunday, October 17. Khan named Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson, AB De Villiers, Kieron Pollard, and Hardik Pandya and reasoned why he chose them as the top-five T20 players in the world.
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newscricket15 days ago

RCB vs KKR | Twitter reacts as Sunil Narine hunts down Kohli, de Villiers and Maxwell in a top-class spell

Sunil Narine weaved his magic, pricing out Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers and Glenn Maxwell in an outstanding spell of 4/21 in IPL 2021 Eliminator against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in Sharjah on Monday. The Kolkata Knight Riders managed to restrict RCB to 138/7 after Virat Kohli opted to bat.
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newscricket15 days ago

IPL 2021 | Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders - BONS preview, head to head, where to watch, and betting tips

Royal Challengers Bangalore will play Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL 2021 Eliminator at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Monday, October 11. In their last league game, RCB secured a seven-wicket victory against Delhi Capitals, while KKR come on the back of an 86-run win against Rajasthan Royals.
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cricket16 days ago

IPL 2021 Playoffs | Three bets which can fetch you big bucks from Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) fixture

Royal Challengers Bangalore will lock horns with two-time IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the Eliminator of IPL 2021 on Monday, October 11. The match will feature stars like Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers, up against the mystery spinner Varun Chakravarthy and Sunil Narine.
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newscricket18 days ago

IPL 2021 | Discussed with AB de Villiers about quitting RCB captaincy in 2019, reveals Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has revealed that he had discussions with AB de Villiers on quitting Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captaincy in 2019. Earlier, ahead of the first match in the second phase of IPL 2021, Kohli had announced his decision to step down as RCB captain after the end of season.
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