After achieving an astounding victory against Gujarat Lions, the team Royal Challengers Bangalore has suffered a huge loss due to the absence of the team’s main player – AB de Villiers. The right handed south African batsman won’t be playing the forthcoming match of IPL 2017. He has suffered from an injury and the other player from overseas will be replacing him as an opener batsman.
This will not be the first time for AB de Villiers to miss the matches of ongoing Indian Premier League. The right handed batsman, who has been recognized as the world’s best ODI batsman, was absent for the initial two matches of IPL 2017. He entered into the team for three matches. He scored 89 runs in first game, 19 runs in second match and 29 runs in the third match.
Presently, Chris Gayle and Shane Watson are the leading foreigner batsmen in Royal Challengers Bangalore. Samuels Badree is an overseas bowler in the team. AB de Villiers was the fourth foreigner player of the team, but he will be replaced by other overseas’ cricketer for the upcoming match. He (de Villiers) had announced on twitter that he wouldn’t be playing in the next match of tenth edition of Indian Premier League.
Few hours ago GL vs RCB match, the right handed RCB batsman took his twitter timeline to share that he will be missing the forthcoming match of IPL 10 due to physical injury. Team RCB is already facing a huge dilemma because of loosing maximum matches in this league. Royal Challengers Bangalore holds sixth position in IPL 2017 points table with a net run rate of -0.747. Ab de Villiers’ absence in the next match will be a big trouble for the team.