International cricket has seen many bonds been created on the field. Sometimes some great batting partnerships turn into a big friendship. Friendship among the players of the same nation is quite common. But there can be friends even when the cricketers belong to two different national teams. Yes, it’s none other than Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers.
Virat Kohli, the Indian cricketer and the captain of the Indian cricket team, is one of the greatest batsmen in international cricket, right now. On the other hand, AB De Villers who belongs to the South African cricket team is also a destructive batsman. Although the two players belong to the two different national cricket teams, they have also played together for the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The team is led by Virat Kohli, and AB De Villers played the role of an outstanding wicket-keeper batsman. They are regarded as the best partnerships in the IPL and have ruled the tournament with their amazing run rate from 2011 to 2017. But unfortunately, in 2018 AB De Villers was ruled out of the team. But that didn’t affect their brotherly bond.
Their friendship has been seen in the fields several times. And their understanding has also made them great batting partners. Both friends have had each other’s back. AB De Villers has also opened up about their friendship. The two players have also been seen attending many live sessions together. Their brotherly bond is adored by many fans.