Ab De Villiers is an Cricketer (Batsman and Wicket-keeper). He is famous for hitting shots 360 degrees around the cricket ground
: 37 years, 3 months, 10 days
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||Ab De Villiers
||Abraham Benjamin de Villiers
|Used / Nick Name
||ABD, Mr. 360
||Cricketer (Batsman and Wicket-keeper)
||Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign
|Date Of Birth (DOB)
|Place Of Birth
||Bela-Bela, South Africa
|Type Of Body
|Body Size and Measurements
||Chest: 40 inches – Waist: 32 inches – Biceps: 14 inches
||5 feet 11 inches / 180 Centimeters
||75 kg / 165.375 lbs
Father / Mother, Family Details
||Abraham B de Villiers
||Millie De Villiers
|No. Of. Brothers
|No. Of. Sisters
||Jan de Villiers (Elder), Wessels de Villiers (Elder)
|Name Of School
||Warmbaths Primary School, Bela-Bela Afrikaanse Hoer Seunskool (Afrikaans Boys’ High School), Pretoria
|Name Of College
||High School graduate
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.
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.