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IPL 2020: AB De Villiers, Virat Kohli Create Record Of 10 Century Stands

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AB De Villiers and Virat Kohli, two of the prolific batsmen of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) created a file by placing on a century stand on 10 events, which is greater than some other pair as the 2 performed mercilessly with Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) assault with an unbeaten 100-run partnership in lower than eight overs after arriving on the crease with RCB on 94/2 in 12.2 overs.

The duo took RCB to 194 from the following 46 balls to finish their 10th century stand collectively. Whereas AB de Villiers was the first aggressor within the partnership scoring 73 off solely 33 balls, Virat Kohli managed 22 off 14 balls.

AB De Villiers
AB De Villiers

AB De Villiers, Virat Kohli Are Duo With Most Century Stands

Each Andre Russell and Prasidh Krishna have been costly conceding greater than 10 runs per over. However they have been the one wicket-takers. Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Pat Cummins have been additionally costly conceding greater than 9 runs per over. In reply, KKR managed solely 112/9 as other than Shubman Gill’s 34 and Andre Russell and Rahul Tripathi’s 16 every, no person may even register double-digit scores.

AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli.
AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli. Picture Credit score: BCCI/IPL.

The duo of Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers even have the credit score of registering highest partnership stand of 229 in opposition to defunct Gujarat Lions in 2016. AB De Villiers and Virat Kohli grew to become a duo with most 100+ stands in IPL historical past in 72 innings collectively.

AB De Villiers And Virat Kohli’s Partnership Information

The 2nd highest variety of century stands belongs to RCB’s Virat Kohli and former RCB opener Chris Gayle who have been concerned in 9 such cases. The previous SunRisers Hyderabad openers Jonny Bairstow and Shikhar Dhawan had 6 stands in extra of 100.

In distinction, the present duo of SRH skipper David Warner and Jonny Bairstow had five-century run stands between them. Former KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir and opener Robin Uthappa have additionally managed five-century stands.

AB De Villiers, Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle
AB De Villiers, Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle

Batting collectively, in addition they took their general partnership tally to 3000 runs. RCB have performed properly in IPL 2020 as indicated from their 5 wins and two losses in seven matches.

They’re presently positioned third on the factors desk with 10 factors like Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals who’re additionally on 10 factors as properly however are above RCB on account of a superior internet run fee.

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