AB de Villiers has added fuel to the fire regarding his expected comeback to the international cricket to play in T20 World Cup 2020 which will be organized in October-November in Australia. De Villiers, who is also known as the Superman of Cricket, has made his Big Bash League debut with composed 40 from 32 balls on January 14. With the guidance of the right-handed batsman, Brisbane Heat made it a seven-wicket win against Adelaide Strikers at the Gabba.
Mr. 360° reckoned he would love to come out of his retirement phase to participate in the biggest tournament, and for that, he has also been in touch with the new South Africa coach Mark Boucher. ABD said he would love to. He has been talking to Bouch, Graeme Smith and captain Faf du Plessis, they are all keen to make it happen, cricket.com.au reported De Villiers saying this.
It is less than a month when Faf du Plessis admitted that something was cooking in the background to bring back the legendary batsman. ABD admitted that it wasn’t easy to just draft him back in the team, and has just thrown his name for selection. AB de Villiers added that he was thinking of throwing his name in the hat and hoping that everything will work out.
Legendary cricketer’s fans have got excited since this news has broke out and are just wishing that it becomes true anyhow. The 35-year old announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket through a video on Twitter on May 23, 2018. In the video, De Villiers explained why he wanted to retire.
Now, it is to see that will ABD return to the international cricket or not and will he be a part of ICC T20 World Cup 2020? We will update you soon with the confirmation on the same, if any.
Why did AB de Villiers retire?
AB de Villiers announced his retirement from all the forms of cricket on May 23, 2018, through a video posted on his Twitter. In that video, De Villiers said that he ran out of gas.
Will AB de Villiers play T20 World Cup 2020?
AB de Villiers is likely to play the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia. There is no confirmation from the officials yet but he is in talks with Cricket South Africa to be drafted back in.
Will AB de Villiers comeback in international cricket?
AB de Villiers can possibly make a comeback to international cricket through T20 World Cup 2020. However, nothing can be said as of now but the chances are there.