IPL 2021 will soon entertain cricket fans worldwide with thrilling matches. The tournament will begin with the first match scheduled on April 9, 2021, between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore. While Mumbai Indians are the defending champions of the tournament, Royal Challengers Bangalore eye their first IPL trophy in IPL 2021.
Eight teams will play 56 matches during the group stage, which will be played at 6 venues across the country. The playoff games and final will be played at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmadabad. Many overseas players are also part of IPL 2021.
There is a total of 64 overseas players who are part of the 8 teams in IPL 2021. South African cricketers are also a great asset in IPL 2021. For instance, South African cricketer Chris Morris was the costliest buy in IPL 2021 auction. Here we look at 5 South African players who can create havoc in IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: 5 South African Players Who Can Wreak Havoc In The Tournament
AB de Villiers
There is no argument needed to explain the power of AB de Villiers with the bat. With his ability to hit boundaries all over the ground, the South African southpaw has earned the tag of ‘Mr. 360 degree’. AB de Villiers is a hard-hitting batsman and he has also played many quick knocks in the IPL so far.
De Villiers will again take the field for Royal Challengers Bangalore and his fans will be excited to witness his performance. Therefore, AB de Villiers is one South African cricketer who can wreak havoc with his batting in IPL 2021.