IPL 2018: Google CEO says he was lucky to watch AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli

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Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers are unarguably the best batsmen of this generation. The kind of batting both of these batsmen can display is always a joy to watch. They make batting look the easiest thing to do. In the game against Delhi Daredevils last weekend, both batsmen proved why they are best in right now.

Both of the players enjoy immense fan following and it doesn’t matter what team they are playing for or where they are playing, they are always cheered and admired for their cricket. Among many is none other than the CEO of the world’s largest search engine, Google. Sundar Pichai, who is an American of Indian origin, admires both Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai took to Twitter to share his excitement of watching De Villiers and Kohli. (image source: indiatvnews.com)

Sundar Pichai took to Twitter to share his excitement of watching De Villiers and Kohli

After a convincing victory over Delhi Daredevils, in which both AB de Villiers (72 not out) and Virat Kohli (70) played a vital role, Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli took to Twitter and expressed his joy of playing alongside his South African teammate. “Have always loved batting with this guy. Makes things simpler for the person at the other end. Today was yet another special partnership. Glad to finish on a winning note. #DDvRCB #IPL2018 @ABdeVilliers17” reads the tweet by Virat Kohli.

Sundar Pichai, CEO Google was quick to reply to the tweet by Virat Kohli. Pichai said he was lucky enough to watch it live. “Was lucky to watch it live, you and @ABdeVilliers17 made it look so easy! and with classic cricketing shots too, really enjoying #IPL2018 this year”, reads the tweet by CEO Google.

Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Kings XI Punjab today. This will be a do or die match for the RCB as the win will keep their hopes alive for the playoffs whereas if they lose, they will be out of the IPL 2018 season.