Mumbai. AB de Villiers (AB De Villiers) Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma was also surprised to hear about her sudden retirement. De Villiers was a part of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) from 2011 to 2021. that Virat Kohli (Virat Kohli) With were a strong pillar of the team. De Villiers is indeed one of the legends of the IPL. His stats in the Indian Premier League tell his own story.
The second leg of IPL 2021 was held in the United Arab Emirates. RCB’s performance was better in the last season and the team reached the playoffs. But the team got defeated in the knockout match and got away from winning the title. Shortly after this, an important member of the team, AB de Villiers announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. Virat Kohli revealed that he was shocked by wife Anushka Sharma’s reaction to de Villiers’ retirement.
The pair of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers have made some great records in the IPL. Which includes the record of highest partnership of 229 runs in Indian Premier League history against Gujarat Lions in 2016. De Villiers’ retirement from cricket was a big loss not only for the fans of RCB but for the cricket fans all over the world. Recently, RCB has shared a video of Virat Kohli. In which he is telling about the reaction of wife Anushka Sharma after retirement.
Anushka said- don’t tell me
Virat recalled the day when he was driving and AB de Villiers’ voice note came to him. According to Virat, when I heard this voice note, Anushka was also with me at that time, she told me what is there, I said de Villiers has sent a voice message and will listen. Anushka said don’t tell me. I was astonished by his words. This means Anushka came to know that AB de Villiers has retired from cricket.
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After IPL 2021, Virat Kohli left the captaincy of RCB. After that he decided to play as a player. In the auction of the Indian Premier League 2022, RCB bought former South African captain Faf du Plessis and included him in the team. After which he was given the responsibility of captaincy.