At one stage RCB were lagging behind on bottom at points table, but as soon Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers brought their best it turned the charts. With this duo power, RCB has now got the birth in the IPL 2016 Finals.
Virat Kohli’s consistency and AB’s rapid changeover were two essential points that made it look easy for RCB to the finals.
Kohli could’t get impact at last night ‘Qualifier’ against Gujarat Lions as he suffered duck, even the whole of the top order went back to the pavilion as at one stage of the match RCB lost 5 wickets on 29 runs.
In such difficult situation when it was nearly impossible for RCB to win this match, de Villiers turned on the Super-Man mode and finished it with 10 balls to go.
The entire cricketing fraternity applauded Proteas stars’ for 79 runs of 47 balls.
Amid many Tweets praising AB’s brilliance, the RCB mate Kohli declared him the best batsman in the world.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) May 24, 2016
Here is what else Captain Kohli said about AB de villiers, which tells that AB is currently the best batsman in the world:
“Unbelievable, can’t believe I’m the winning captain,” Kohli said after getting the place in IPL 2016 Finals.
“That should end a lot of debates as to who is the best going around. No question about it.
“Come the big game, the big man stands up. I just bow down to him, that was probably one of the best knocks under pressure I’ve seen.
“So composed, taking Iqbal Abdulla along. He was really motivated to do it for the team.
“I’m really happy for him, I’m really happy for the whole team.”