In a shock announcement, South African legend AB de Villiers had retired from international cricket with immediate effect.
The former South African captain is known for his brilliant batting and acrobatic fielding skills. However, do you know de Villiers has also bowled, and that too to none other than MS Dhoni.
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De Villiers announced his decision to retire on Twitter saying, “I have decided to retire from all international cricket with immediate effect. After 114 Test matches, 228 ODIs and 78 T20 internationals, it is time for others to take over. I have had my turn, and to be honest, I am tired.”
I’ve made a big decision today pic.twitter.com/In0jyquPOK
— AB de Villiers (@ABdeVilliers17) May 23, 2018
De Villiers played 114 Tests, 228 ODIs and 78 Twenty20 internationals, scoring over 20,000 runs. De Villiers ends with 8765 runs at 50.66, 9577 runs in ODI at 53.50 and 1672 runs in T20s at 26.12. He slammed 22 Test centuries and 25 in ODIs.