AB de Villiers scored the fastest ODI century off just 31 balls against West Indies on Sunday.
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.
Having sat through almost 39 overs as South Africa piled on 247-runs for the opening wicket, De Villiers promoted himself up the order.
AB de Villiers smashed the fastest ODI hundred off 31 balls and set Twitter on fire. Here’s how they reacted after the feat:
SA were 421 all out with a 1st innings lead of 92 runs before WI finished Day 3 on 88/2, trailing by 4 runs.
Captain De Villiers was 136 not out at the end and still striking boundaries despite struggling with cramp.
Cricket South Africa’s board meets in Johannesburg on Tuesday to make what is seen as a crucial decision.
The elegant former India batsman said de Villiers have the perfect blend of orthodoxy and innovation.
The Royals, were defeated by the Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday, a rare home loss for the franchise.
Duminy said that he tries to pick up finer points from players like AB, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli.
AB’s special skip to the off-stump has a high degree of difficulty.
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Parthiv said De Villiers took his time to settle down and asked him to take his time.
Another factor that has given Kohli the status of a match winner is how he has paced his innings.
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