Jamaican star sprinter Yohan Blake took to his Twitter account and while praising AB de Villiers for his heroics against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an IPL 2021 encounter said that South Africa needs him for the upcoming T20 World Cup.
Opting to bat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) found themselves tumbling at 9/2 against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in match 10 of IPL 14 at Chennai.
Coming to bat at No.4 Glenn Maxwell consolidated the RCB innings after a poor start and scored a blistering knock of 78 runs. He was later joined AB de Villiers, who displayed an exceptional show of power-hitting and finished RCB’s innings on high by scoring 34-ball 76*.
The south-African smashed KKR bowlers all over the park in his innings of 76 runs. His innings were laced with 9 boundaries and 3 sixes.
However, after his innings against KKR many fans and pundits want AB de Villiers to make comeback for his national side for the T20 World Cup, which will take place in India later this year.
Talking about the same Jamaican star sprinter Yohan Blake took to his Twitter account and lauded AB De Villiers for his heroics against KKR. He added that South Africa needs him for their well good.
"Wow, de Villiers is on a different level. South Africa come on you need this man," Blake Tweeted.
The Virat Kohli-led side for the first time in history of IPL have won their first three matches on trot and will look to extend their three-match winning streak to four as they face Rajasthan Royals (RR) in their next match on 22nd April at Mumbai.