Moving over Josh Philippe, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) fielded AB de Villiers behind the stumps towards Mumbai Indians (MI) on September 29 in Dubai. It was for the primary time within the ongoing season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) that de Villiers stored wickets whereas his teammates questioned if there’s any job on the planet that he can not do.
The former South African skipper performed a vital knock, hammering a 24-ball half-century. Later, he took the wicket-holding obligations and did an distinctive job. AB bagged the Man of the Match award for his scintillating efficiency and his teammate Washington Sundar was in awe of his multitasking abilities.
“Tell me one thing that he cannot do, whatever the team needs him to do he will do, he will be more than happy to do and he has been doing that for so many years for RCB,” Sundar mentioned.
“It adds a lot of balance and he behind the wickets also gives bowlers a lot of thought process and he adds a lot of value to the team,” he added.
On Monday night, over 400 runs have been scored within the RCB vs MI conflict whereas Sundar returned with superb figures of 1/12.
On his stellar present with the ball, Sundar mentioned, “I did some planning coming to this game and I was happy that I was given this role, and I enjoy bowling in power-play. It is all the more fun when two great batsmen are playing and when you have got two fielders outside the circle.”
“(I am) very glad that the captain has got so much confidence (for me),” he added.