Tuesday, 3 August, 2021

AB de Villiers to play in EPL

Photo: icc-cricket.com

By Our Correspondent, Kathmandu, Mar. 29: South Africa’s batting wizard AB de Villiers had agreed to feature in the upcoming edition of the Everest Premier League T20, confirmed EPL Managing Director Aamir Akhtar.

He said AB de Villiers has agreed to play in EPL this year after the management trying to get him to sign last year as well. It has not been confirmed which team AB de Villiers will be playing for, but his arrival in the Everest Premier League has been enough to send waves of excitement across the six EPL franchises.

The Everest Premier League T20 was slated to be played in 2020 but was postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, but now will be played from September 26 to October 9. Before the postponement of last year’s edition, West Indies’ Chris Gayle had signed up to play for Pokhra Rhinos.