The T20 World Cup is to be held immediately after IPL 2021 UAE. AB de Villiers’ desire to play in the World Cup will remain unfulfilled.
IPL 2021 UAE: South African batsman AB de Villiers, who retired from international cricketAB de Villiers) believes that now they are moving towards their old age. He considers himself an old man. De Villiers will be seen playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore on UAE soil in the upcoming season of IPL.Also Read – Before the start of IPL 2021, Kohli said – the players coming as replacements have good talent
AB de Villiers (AB de Villiers) believes that given the physical problems at this age, he will now need to stay as fresh as possible to meet the demands of competitive cricket. De Villiers, popularly known as Mr 360, took retirement from international cricket in the year 2018 immediately after the IPL. However, there was a tug of war between him and Cricket South Africa regarding his return. Also Read – IPL 2021: Gautam Gambhir said – Mumbai Indians will not fight in Abu Dhabi or Dubai
AB wanted to return to the South African team in the ICC tournament. He could not play in the 50-over World Cup 2019 but he was assured to represent the team in the 20th World Cup but his talks with the board failed in the past. Also Read – IPL 2021: Ben Dwarshuis joins Delhi Capitals in place of Chris Woakes
RCB posted a video on Twitter in which AB is seen trying to send the ball off the field with a hard shot.
de Villiers (AB de Villiers) said, “It was wonderful. The wicket was a bit damp so it was really difficult. The bowlers were bowling well and we have to sweat a lot in the humidity that is here and it is good to lose weight but for an older person like me, one needs to stay fresh as much as possible.
The IPL was postponed in May due to the outbreak of Kovid-19 in a bio-secure environment. It will be restored from Sunday.