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AB de Villiers hits 200 sixes for RCB

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:04 PM, 22 September 2020   Updated: 02:04 PM, 22 September 2020

AB de Villiers hits 200 sixes for RCB

AB de Villiers hits 200 sixes for RCB

AB de Villiers has been playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) since 2011. The RCB star batsman smashed his 200th six for the franchise in the IPL 2020 match against Sunrisers Hyderabad in Dubai on Monday (September 21).

The 360-degree batsman reached the feat by smashing Sandeep Singh's slower delivery for a maximum which took him to the milestone of 200 sixes for RCB.

De Villiers set the record with the 3rd ball of the 19th over in their first match of the season.

De Villiers has hit 214 sixes in the IPL so far. After Chris Gayle, he is the top six hitters in this tournament.

Since joining Bangalore in 2011, Villiers has played 113 matches for the team. In addition to two centuries, he has 31 half-centuries. He scored a total of 3,601 runs with the bat. The South African also played for Delhi Daredevils in the 2008-2009 season.

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