Cricketing World Gets Emotional As Ab De Villiers Announced His Retirement

Abraham Benjamin de Villiers left the world in a state of shock today with his sudden decision of retiring from the all forms for cricket for South Africa. AB de Villiers’ sudden decision has come as a blow to the nation as there are a few international assignments next year, including World Cup 2019.

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However, they cricket team won’t be privileged with the services of AB de Villiers. For quite sometime, his journey has been like a roller coaster ride, full of ups and downs due to his injuries.

Throughout his career, AB de Villiers has given many brilliant performances and is considered as a modern day legend. He has a huge fan following who consider him as their role model.

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Today, he took to twitter and disclosed his decision in front of the world through a video message. In the video, he mentioned that he has been ‘running out of gas’.

Here’s what AB de Villiers tweeted:

His tweet has gone viral on the internet and people have gone berserk, cricketers from all around the world have took to twitter and have showered him with love. Sachin Tendulkar, the Master Blaster has also took to twitter and shared a heartfelt message for AB.

Here’s what he tweeted:

His tweet read:
Like your on-field game, may you have 360-degree success off the field as well. You will definitely be missed, @ABdeVilliers17. My best wishes to you!”

Not just him, but the entire cricket industry has took to twitter and shared heartfelt posts for AB de Villiers, have a look:

 

 

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