Ab De Villiers
AB de Villiers is considered as one of the best and most complete batsmen in cricketing world. He is known for his big hitting and firebrand of cricket and it is backed up by numbers and records which have gone his way. He has scored the fastest 50, 100 and 150 in ODI cricket, fastest Test century by a South African and fastest T20I fifty by a South African. In a bit over ten years of cricket, De Villiers amassed over 8,000 runs in both Tests and ODI cricket with an average of over 50 in both formats. To add to his brand of cricket, he has created and displayed numerous stylish shots to keep the bowlers guessing. He took over as captain of the ODI team in 2011 and Test team in 2016.
Result: 1- 8 out of 144 Article found
PTI | Bangalore |
Updated: May 25, 2016 at 11:26 am
RCB were left tottering at 29/5 when AB de Villiers chipped in with a match winning unbeaten knock of 79 runs against Gujarat Lions.
Updated: March 14, 2016 at 1:59 pm
Ahead of the ICC World T20, here’s a look at the strengths and weaknesses of the teams for the main round.
Reuters | New Delhi |
Updated: March 11, 2016 at 6:26 pm
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has done his bit to redefine limited overs batting with his “Helicopter Shot”.
Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: February 17, 2016 at 4:20 pm
AB de Villiers holds the record for the fastest fifty, hundred and one fifty in one day international at the same time.
, Bharat Sundaresan
| Mumbai/ New Delhi |
Updated: September 25, 2015 at 12:43 am
In order to negate AB de Villiers threat, it will be imperative for Indian bowlers not to get overawed.
Express Web Desk |
Updated: July 26, 2015 at 12:52 pm
AB de Villiers and his wife Danielle were blessed with a baby boy on Thursday.
Express Web Desk |
Updated: July 23, 2015 at 12:12 am
Ab de Villiers is not with the South Africa that is currently playing Bangladesh.
Press Trust of India | Johannesburg |
Updated: July 8, 2015 at 12:20 am
Vice-captain Hashim Amla, will assume the captaincy responsibilities for the series.
Press Trust of India | Pune |
Updated: May 21, 2015 at 2:34 pm
AB de Villiers said CSK are a strong side and it would be difficult to beat them.
Indo-Asian News Service | Pune |
Updated: May 21, 2015 at 11:41 am
Mandeep scored an unconquered 34-ball 54 to help his side beat Rajasthan Royals by 71 runs.
| Mumbai |
Updated: May 14, 2015 at 2:58 am
Experts say de Villiers’ devastating sweep shot off fast bowlers has changed the dynamics of cricket.
| Kolkata |
Updated: April 11, 2015 at 2:04 am
Interestingly, AB implements his innovations judiciously in the nets.
Associated Press | Johannesburg |
Updated: January 19, 2015 at 12:18 am
AB de Villiers scored the fastest ODI century off just 31 balls against West Indies on Sunday.
Express News Service |
Updated: January 18, 2015 at 10:04 pm
AB de Villiers hit 16 sixes, equaling the record for the most sixes in an ODI innings by Rohit Sharma during his 209 against Australia.
Reuters | Johannesburg |
Updated: January 18, 2015 at 8:52 pm
Having sat through almost 39 overs as South Africa piled on 247-runs for the opening wicket, De Villiers promoted himself up the order.