Gayle-Villiers is in RCB’s Hall
Gayle-Villiers is in
RCB’s Hall of Fame
6 June 2022 Authorbet365baji
Caribbean star Chris Gayle and South
African star AB de Villiers have been honored by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). The duo has
been playing Indian Premier League (IPL) in RCB’s jersey for a long time. This time, these two
devastating batsmen got a place in RCB’s ‘Hall of Fame’. They got emotional to be honored by
Last Tuesday, RCB launched ‘Hall of Fame’ as the first team in the IPL. Gayle and Villiers are
the first two cricketers to be named. Undoubtedly, they have received this honor as worthy.
Because both of them are one of the best batsmen for the World Twenty20. Any opponent or bowler
who flies in front of them.
RCB has never crowned a title in the IPL. However, Gayle and Villiers have played a big role in
their success so far. Their contribution to the team is undeniable. The franchise has named the
two former stars in the Hall of Fame in honor of that achievement.
Commenting on the two stars, teammate Virat Kohli said, “I have seen how you have changed the
meaning of IPL. You have contributed a lot to where the IPL stands today. Where the team is
today, the position you played behind it is huge. I played with AB for 11 years and with Gayle
for 7 years.” Kohli remarked that both of them started playing with the team in 2011 and those
years are special for him.
Former RCB stars are quite happy to receive special honors. Expressing his feelings, Villiers
said, “To be honest, it is an unimaginable feeling. I am out of cricket now, I am emotional to
be honored.” Expressing his love for the old team, Gayle said, “I thank RCB. I will always keep
RCB close to my heart.”