AB De Villiers Cricket Player Profile,Career Statistics and Gallery


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AB De Villiers Cricket Player Profile,Career Statistics,Records,Gallery

Profile of South Africa Cricket Player AB De Villiers. 

  Full Name                 : Abraham Benjamin de Villiers

  Date of Birth             : 17-02-1984 (34 years)

  Birth Place                : Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa

  Height                       : 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)

  Major Team               : South Africa, Titans, African XI, Royal Challengers Bangalore

  Playing Roll               : WK-Batsman

  Batting Style             : Right-hand bat

  Bowling Style            : Right-arm medium

  International Debut  : 2007

Biography Of AB De Villiers 

While we think AB De Villiers suddenly we remember about Delightful drives, breath-taking reverse sweeps, electric fielding and running between the wickets. ABD rules the batting world in Test cricket also,He always played as attacking stokes.His speciality is commit to the stroke after the ball has pitched, he is genius to like this play.On the ground field he is an athlete and exposing quick and thrilling attitude. De Villiers has been set for all formats of cricket matches. He can hit a 59 ball 102 runs and 228 ball 43 runs.

Some of the cricket players rise to the top constitutes in hours of perseverance and hardwork,but some of them like Abraham Benjamin de Villiers has both the attributes set to maximum, and then some. He can played both as an first opener and as a lower order wicket keeper or batsman and he proved his value by scoring 460 runs in his first foreign tour to the Caribbean Islands in 2005.

  • The team selectors has impressed with him supreme ability to fast-tracked into the national squad as a raw 20-year-old in 2004.
  • His first Test debut in the home series against England in the year 2004.
  • ABD made a 217 runs against India in Ahmedabad, and he create a history for the first South African player to hit a double ton against India.
  • De Villiers smashed West Indies bowlers On January 18, 2015, and he made a world record 31 ball 100 runs against West Indies.
  • In the year 2012-13 season AB de Villiers took 11 catches against Pakistan in Johannesburg.
  • In the 2015 World Cup match against West Indies, de Villiers scored 162 runs off 66 balls.
  • He also became the massive record holder for the fastest 50 runs, 100 runs and 150 runs in ODI history.

After that he travelling well in the team and continue his superb unbeaten 278 runs against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi in November 2010.He has been captain of their ODI and T20I team in June 2011.

In the year May 23, 2018, before the 2019 World Cup, AB de Villiers has announced a shock retirement from international cricket with immediate effect. De Villiers said,’After 114 Test matches, 228 ODIs and 78 – T20 Internationals, it is time for others to take over in my position. I have had my turn, and to be honest, I am tired’ he said while sign-off
from international cricket.


  • Test debut vs England at St George’s Park, Dec 17, 2004
    Last Test vs Australia at New Wanderers Stadium, Mar 30, 2018
  • ODI debut vs England at Mangaung Oval, Feb 02, 2005
    Last ODI vs India at SuperSport Park, Feb 16, 2018
  • T20 debut vs Australia at The Wanderers Stadium, Feb 24, 2006
    Last T20 vs Bangladesh at Senwes Park, Oct 29, 2017

IPL debut vs Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram Stadium, May 02, 2008
Last IPL vs Rajasthan Royals at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, May 19, 2018



TYPE M INNS NO RUNS HS AVE SR 100 200 50 4S 6s
Test 114 191 18 8765 278 50.66 54.52 22 2 46 1024 64
ODI 228 218 39 9577 176 53.5 101.1 25 0 53 840 204
T20 78 75 11 1672 79 26.12 135.17 10 140 60
IPL 141 129 29 3953 133 39.53 150.94 3 0 28 326 186


Test 114 5 204- 104 2 2/49 2/49 3.06 52.0 102.0
ODI 228 9 192- 202 7 2/15 2/15 6.31 28.86 27.43