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Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers set Twitter on fire with twin tons

Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers smash individual tons to power RCB to 248/3 in the IPL 2016 contest against Gujarat Lions.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: July 22, 2016 5:52:23 pm
RCB Villiers-Kohli-m Virat Kohli celebrates his third IPL 2016 hundred with AB de Villiers. (Source: BCCI/IPL)

Put into bat first in Banagalore, RCB blew Gujarat Lions away with a splendid partnership between Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers. While the former played more of an anchor role at the start, he cut loose towards the end to bring his third IPL 2016 hundred, becoming the first ever player to hit three tons in the same season.

AB too smashed his hundred and remained unbeaten on 129. The duo added 238 runs at lightning speed, and hit as many as 20 sixes in the process. Here’s a look at who said what about the mind-blowing feat on Twitter:

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