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featurecricketa day ago

IPL SRL | RCB vs DC Evaluation Chart: Stoinis fireworks light up Chinnaswamy as DC steamroll RCB

In what was unarguably the finest and most destructive batting display in the SRL history, Marcus Stoinis played the ultimate innings of the competition to land Delhi Capitals a 56-run win. The win was further complimented by Delhi pacers, who accounted for eight Bangalore batsmen in the game.
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newscricketa day ago

Was a big challenge to bowl to both AB de Villiers and Steve Smith, claims Kuldeep Yadav

Kuldeep Yadav has claimed that it was a huge challenge for him to go against the likes of AB de Villiers and Steve Smith in an Indian jersey. Kuldeep believes Smith’s unorthodox technique makes him a tough customer to bowl to, and he also further credited de Villiers' unique batting style.
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newscricket3 days ago

Virat Kohli is more reliable as a batsman whilst I am slightly more aggressive, states AB de Villiers

One of the two mainstays of RCB’s batting unit, AB de Villiers has admitted that Virat Kohli is more reliable than him as a batsman but attested that he is more aggressive than the Indian. The Proteas star also recalled how Kohli gradually got better at playing intimidating short balls.
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newscricket3 days ago

AB de Villiers names his all-star IPL XI; picks MS Dhoni as skipper

RCB stalwart AB de Villiers joined in the party and named his IPL XI, where he picked MS Dhoni as the skipper, alongside a host of Indian stars - Rohit, Kohli, Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah. In the foreign recruits, he named Ben Stokes, Rashid Khan, Kagiso Rabada and himself as the four players.
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newscricket3 days ago

There is a burning desire to play for South Africa again and make a difference, admits AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers, who retired from international cricket in 2018 but is now eyeing a comeback, has revealed that there is a burning desire within him to come back and make a difference to the national side. De Villiers further admitted that the lockdown came at a very awkward time for him.
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newscricket5 days ago

Aakash Chopra names MS Dhoni as captain of All Time IPL XI; no place for Gayle or Russell

Renowned commentator Aakash Chopra, on Monday, named his ‘All time IPL XI’ and interestingly decided to omit both Chris Gayle and Andre Russell, and named MS Dhoni as captain. Chopra’s All Time XI also featured the obvious giants Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah and AB de Villiers.
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newscricket8 days ago

There's more to cricket than just winning a World Cup, claims AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers has stated that there is more to the game of cricket than just winning a World Cup and he feels that a moment can’t seize a person's fate entirely. De Villiers has also added that one has to take the learning and the great experiences from the sport irrespective of the result at hand.
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newscricket8 days ago

RCB crumbled in IPL 2016 final vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, admits AB de Villiers

Royal Challengers Bangalore star AB de Villiers, who has been with the club since IPL 2011, admitted that his side crumbled in the IPL 2016 final against Sunrisers Hyderabad, which they lost by 8 runs despite having the upper hand. De Villiers described the defeat as a ‘sour taste in the mouth’.
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newscricket8 days ago

Virat Kohli similar to me when it comes to attitude, states AB de Villiers

South African stalwart AB de Villiers, who has been Virat Kohli’s teammate at RCB for almost a decade now, has claimed the Indian skipper is similar to him in terms of the way he mentally approaches every game. De Villiers noted that Kohli’s desire and hunger separated him from the rest.
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newscricket9 days ago

Could have scored 200 vs Pune had it not been for AB de Villiers, jokes Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle, who holds the record for the highest individual score in T20 history, light-heartedly claimed that he would have scored a double century against Pune Warriors in 2013 had it not been for an AB de Villiers cameo. Gayle, on that day, smashed a remarkable 175* which came off just 66 balls.
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