Cricket365 – AB de Villiers has confirmed that he will play for the Lahore Qalanders in their two home games at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore in this season’s Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Summary

  • AB de Villiers has confirmed that he will play for the Lahore Qalanders in their two home games at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore in this season’s Pakistan Super League (PSL).
  • The successful staging of the 2017 PSL final and two eliminators and then last year’s final in Pakistan has played an important role in helping convince international players that the Asian country is now a safe place to tour.
  • It will De Villiers’ first time playing cricket in Pakistan since he toured with the country with the Proteas in 2007.
  • On that particular tour, De Villiers, who retired from international cricket last year citing fatigue and wanting to spend more time with his family, played a Test and three ODIs at the Gaffafi Stadium.
  • The now 34 year-old De Villiers added that he felt he has a role to play in helping international cricket return to Pakistan.


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