The Daily Star – Bangladesh – South Africa’s AB De Villiers had announced his surprise retirement from international cricket in May but now said that he would like to play in the Indian Premier League for a few more years.

Summary

  • South Africa’s AB De Villiers had announced his surprise retirement from international cricket in May but now said that he would like to play in the Indian Premier League for a few more years.
  • He had sighted tiredness as a reason for his shock retirement after 114 Test matches, 228 ODI’s and 78 T20 Internationals.
  • “I will keep on playing IPL for a few years, and I would like to play for the Titans, and help some of the youngsters.
  • I haven’t been able to say that for a long time,” de Villiers told iol.co.za.
  • The timing of the retirement meant that De Villiers will not have a World Cup winners medal but he seems to have made peace with his international career.


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