In the match played between Titans and Knights in the CSA T20 Challenge, Devald Brevis of South Africa, popularly known as Baby AB and playing for Mumbai Indians in IPL, scored 162 runs in 57 balls. Brevis has always been hailed as one of the brightest youngsters in the South African cricket circuit and has once again proved his mettle with his power-hitting abilities. The world has already witnessed his brilliance and ability to hit immaculate sixes in the Indian Premier League.
Brevis played such a memorable innings
Brevis represents the five-time IPL champions Mumbai Indians and it is certain that he will do better for his team in the times to come. Brevis hit 13 fours and 13 sixes in his flamboyant innings of 162 runs. With this knock, he has also equaled the record for the third highest T20 score, which is in the name of Hazratullah Zazai and Hamilton Masakadza. This score is also the highest home score in South Africa. As soon as Brevis came out to bat, he looked in a completely different mood. He completed his fifty in just 18 balls, Brevis did not stop there and added the next 50 in just 17 balls and completed his century in 35 balls. He broke the record for the fastest 100 in the South African domestic circuit.
To score quick runs for his team, Brevis was dismissed by Gerald Coetzee in the 20th over and he missed Chris Gayle’s record of 175 runs by a small margin. The ‘Universe Boss’ and Caribbean legend Chris Gayle played an unbeaten innings of 175 runs in the IPL in the year 2013. On the basis of Brevis’s innings, his team scored 271 runs for the loss of 3 wickets in 20 overs. Brevis who is touted as the next big thing in the South African cricket circuit was picked up by MI Cape Town in the recent SA20 auction. After this innings of Brevis, it was as if social media was set on fire. People are giving their reactions by taking this innings of him.