AB de Villiers has become the best finisher for Royal Challengers Bangalore © IANS (File Photo)
AB de Villiers has become the best finisher for Royal Challengers Bangalore © IANS (File Photo)

May 5, 2014

 

AB de Villiers hit a stunning 89 from 41 balls including six boundaries and eight sixes to script a win for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) over the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014. Chasing 156 to win, Bangalore were left to chase 37 in the last three. In the penultimate over with 28 still needed, De Villiers hit three sixes and a boundary off Dale Steyn to bring them closer to victory. with 24 in the over, De Villiers had once again repeated his fea under pressure against the fiery Steyn. In the 2012 edition, De Villiers had hit 23 in an over against Deccan Chargers to pull off another heist. This time around Twitter was buzzing with discussion. Some went to the extent of tagging Steyn as Ishant Sharma in the eyes of De Villiers. Below are some interesting tweets to he sensational innings. Read more about the innings here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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