A never-seen-before format received green signal by Cricket South Africa amidst the COVID-19 havoc.
Kuldeep said that the South African stalwart is a good player as bats with a 'unique' style.
The game was earlier scheduled to take place on June 27.
Surprisingly, he left out David Warner, who's the all-time leading run-scorer among foreign players in the IPL.
Kohli and De Villiers have been playing with the RCB since the 2011 edition of the IPL.
He picked Gambhir and Russell as the 12th and 13th Man of this team.
De Villiers scored 31 off eight balls with three fours and as many sixes.
Three Proteas stalwarts- AB de Villiers, Kagiso Rabada and Quinton de Kock were slated to lead three sides in the Solidarity Cup.
Here's how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.
The exhibition match will be played on June 27, 2020, as a way to raise funds for the COVID-19 pandemic.