Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers Engage in an Interesting Twitter Conversation

Published 03/09/2020, 3:13 PM EDT


Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers share a great partnership both on-field and off-field. Both of them play for the IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore.

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The Kohli-Villiers duo is at the top for partnership runs in T20 cricket

The two of them started playing together for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2011. Since then their partnership is evolving. As of today, the two of them share a partnership total of 400 runs. This is by far the highest score between any two partners in T20 cricket tournaments.

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Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers engage in a hilarious conversation

Coming to their friendship off-field, on 9th March the two of them indulged in a Twitter exchange. The conversation was initiated by AB de Villiers. He tags Virat Kohli on Twitter with the message “What are you to?”

The Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper responded with a set of emojis. This reaction put a number of his fans in confusion.

The interpretation to this probably is that he is sitting on the couch watching television. Following this response, AB de Villiers replies with:

Unfortunately, skipper Kohli could not understand the meaning of this. Hence, as a response he replied with “???”.

Finally, to make things clear to both Kohli and the audience, AB de Villiers provided a proper explanation.

Now, Virat Kohli is the official brand ambassador of Wrogn. This probably is a great way for the brand to use the two players for their promotion. Nevertheless, it is safe to say that the fans thoroughly enjoyed themselves.

In fact, the duo’s fans took to Twitter to express their admiration.

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The first match of IPL 2020 will be between defending champions Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings. This match will take place on the 29th March 2020.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore will play their first match against Kolkata Knight Riders on 31st March.

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