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Retired former South African skipper AB de Villiers has dismissed reports that he has been approached to come out of retirement and lead the national team. This was after a TV channel quoted de Villiers as saying that such an offer has been made to him by the South African cricket board.

Indian captain Virat Kohli and former South African batsman AB de Villiers have been the cornerstone of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) over the last few years. As a result, the duo has built up a good rapport as teammates as well. In an Instagram chat on Friday, they discussed various things -- from the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic to their experience of playing for RCB.

Team India captain Virat Kohli is among the cricketers included in Wisden’s list of top five cricketers of the decade.

A sparkling 82 from 44 balls from AB de Villiers coupled with the 40s from Parthiv Patel and Marcus Stoinis-led Bangalore to a 200 plus score

AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli finally shone together for Royal Challengers Bangalore in a winning cause as RCB chased down 174 with ease at Mohali. Both de Villiers and Kohli blasted half-centuries as Chris Gayle's unbeaten 99 went in vain for Kings XI Punjab.

South Africa pacer Dale Steyn is among the latest to come out and pay tribute to the recently retired AB De Villiers. In ESPNCricinfo’s Cricket Monthly

South African legend AB de Villiers has announced his retirement from international cricket

South African legend AB de Villiers has announced his retirement from international cricket, just a couple of days after his IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore bowed out of IPL 2018. De Villiers played 114 Tests, 228 ODIs and 78 Twenty20 internationals,