AB de Villiers Wishes To Play With Babar Azam
In a heartwarming interaction on the social media platform X, AB de Villiers, the former South African cricketing legend, has conveyed his deep admiration for the former Pakistan captain, Babar Azam.
The exchange unfolded on X, where Babar Azam had invited his fans to pose questions for an interactive X space session, generating significant traction on social media.
— Babar Azam (@babarazam258) February 1, 2024
Babar Azam’s tweet promoting the special space session garnered considerable attention, with one response standing out among the rest – AB de Villiers. The renowned South African cricketer, celebrated for his explosive batting and versatility, responded with a statement that has sparked a buzz across social media.
“I would have loved to play alongside Babar Azam,” expressed AB de Villiers in response to Babar’s tweet.
During the X space session, Babar Azam had mentioned that AB de Villiers is one of his favorite cricketers and referred to the South African legend as his dream batting partner.
While the two players have not shared the cricket field as teammates, they have encountered each other on several occasions, notably during the Pakistan Super League (PSL), where de Villiers represented Lahore Qalandars, and Babar was part of Karachi Kings.
Babar Azam’s X space, held the previous night, provided fans with a direct platform to engage with the Pakistani cricket sensation. The event offered a unique and interactive experience for Babar’s followers, enabling them to pose questions directly to the talented batsman.
AB de Villiers’ expression of admiration for Babar Azam underscores the latter’s standing in international cricket. Babar has consistently showcased his batting prowess and leadership skills, earning acclaim from cricketing legends and contemporaries.
De Villiers’ acknowledgment not only emphasizes the mutual respect between players but also reinforces the global recognition of Babar Azam’s cricketing talent. The exchange on social media serves as a heartening testament to the camaraderie and admiration that transcends borders in the world of cricket.