Ab De Villiers

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Ab De Villiers is an Cricketer (Batsman and Wicket-keeper). He is famous for hitting shots 360 degrees around the cricket ground

Current Age : 37 years, 5 months, 18 days

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Name Ab De Villiers
Original Name Abraham Benjamin de Villiers
Used / Nick Name ABD, Mr. 360
Sex Male
Nationality South African
Profession Cricketer (Batsman and Wicket-keeper)
Origin Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign
Date Of Birth (DOB) 02/17/1984 (M/D/Y)
Place Of Birth Bela-Bela, South Africa
Zodiac Sign AQUARIUS
Star Sign NA
Type Of Body Slim
Body Size and Measurements Chest: 40 inches – Waist: 32 inches – Biceps: 14 inches
Zero Size NA
Height 5 feet 11 inches / 180 Centimeters
Weight 75 kg / 165.375 lbs
Father / Mother, Family Details
Father Name Abraham B de Villiers
Mother Name Millie De Villiers
No. Of. Brothers 2
No. Of. Sisters 0
Brother(s) Jan de Villiers (Elder), Wessels de Villiers (Elder)
Sister(s) NA
Education, Qualification
Name Of School Warmbaths Primary School, Bela-Bela Afrikaanse Hoer Seunskool (Afrikaans Boys’ High School), Pretoria
Name Of College NA
Qualification High School graduate

Career

Cricket

International Debut ODI- 2 February 2005 against England at Bloemfontein

Test- 17 December 2004 against England at Port Elizabeth

T20- 24 February 2006 against Australia at Johannesburg

Jersey Number – #17 (South Africa), #17 (Domestic)

Domestic / State Team – Africa XI, Barbados Tridents, Delhi Daredevils, Northerns, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Titans

Coach / Mentor – Dean Botes

Favorite Shot – Pull shot

Records (main ones) :

  • The 2nd youngest and the 2nd fastest South African to reach 1,000 Test runs, after Graeme Pollock.
  • He holds the record of hitting the fastest 50 & 100 in an ODI.
  • Record of reaching 7000 runs in minimum ODI matches.
  • Holds the record of hitting maximum sixes in an ODI inning along with Rohit Sharma.
  • Record of the fastest ODI 150, off 64 balls, in February 2015.
  • Record of the fastest ODI century, off 31 balls, against West Indies in January 2015.

Honors, Awards

2010 : ICC ODI Player of the Year

2014 : ICC ODI Player of the Year, South African Cricketer of the Year

2015 : ICC ODI Player of the Year, South African Cricketer of the Year, Cricketers’ Cricketer of the Year, SA Fan’s Cricketer of the Year, So Good Award

Career Turning Point – His performance for the Titans in the 2003-04 season, after which he was selected in the South African Test squad against the visiting team England.

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