Made No Demands, Didn’t Try to Force Myself Into WC Squad: AB

Made No Demands, Didn’t Try to Force Myself Into WC Squad: AB

Retired South Africa great AB de Villiers has broken his silence on the controversy surrounding his international comeback that never happened, saying he did not demand an 11th hour return before the World Cup. In a detailed statement, de Villiers gave his side of the story after he was criticised for picking and choosing international assignments after announcing his retirement last year. "I made absolutely no demands at all. I certainly did not try to force my way into the World Cup squad on the eve of the tournament, and did not expect to be included. There was no burning issue from my side, and no sense of injustice", said one of the modern greats who played 114 Tests and 228 ODIs.

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