AB De Villiers posted an emotional heartfelt message for his IPL franchise RCB after the end of RCB’s IPL 2020 campaign with a massive defeat to SRH in the Eliminator campaign. De Villiers took o social media to post a picture from this lovely time spent at RCB this season & wrote, “Looking back at one of the most enjoyable trips ever! We had so much fun together and created memories that will last forever. We really appreciate everyone who supported @royalchallengersbangalore all the way.”
RCB finished on fourth spot in the IPL 2020 Points with 14 Points & faced SRH in the Eliminator on November6. Despite of De Villiers scoring an outstanding 53 runs off 43 balls RCB could manage to score just 131 runs for 7 in 20 overs. In reply to SRH’s score, Kane Williamson’s unbeaten 50 runs & an unbroken 65 runs partnership with Holder which helped SRH to win Qualifier 1 & face Delhi Capitals in Qualifier 2.
However SRH’s stint in the IPL 2020 came to an end as DC defeated SRH by 17 runs to enter their first maiden IPL final. The IPL 2020 finals will now be played between Mumbai Indians who topped the Points table & made to the finals by winning Qualifier 1 & Delhi Capitals who beat SRH in Qualifier 2 & made a way to the IPL 2020 final. De Villiers finished the IPL 2020 as the third highest scorer for RCB behind Devdutt Padikkal & Kohli by scoring 454 runs at 45.40 and a strike rate of 158.74 with five fifties. Overall, de Villiers has 4849 IPL runs from 169 matches.