AB Bio, Career and Statistics are given here. Ab de Villiers’s full name is Abraham Benjamin de Villiers. He was born on February 17, 1984, at Warmbad, Transvaal Province, He is 33 years old and 5Ft 10Inches tall. He is famous as a cricketer. He is the right-hand batsman and also known as MR. 360. Because of batting style, he is known as MR.360. He can hit any ball to everywhere in the ground and he made this lots of times. He is a part of the International cricket team of South Africa. He stayed as a wicketkeeper of South Africa for a long time. Shirt no of ABD is 17. De Villiers has lots of batting records, including the world’s fastest ODI 50, 100 and 150, the fastest Test century by a South African and the fastest T20I 50 by a South African. He also stayed the caption of the International team of South Africa.
Early Life of AB de Villiers
AB de Villiers was born in Warmbad, Transvaal Province, and he had very relaxed lifestyle there. He went to high school in Pretoria, Faf du Plessis is also a great player of South Africa team is his schoolfellow. They attended the prestigious Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool. AB spent his school life in the hostel and he returned home for weekends. His Father name is Abraham B de Villiers who was a doctor and his mother name was Millie de Villiers. AB de Villiers has two brothers Jan de Villiers and Wessels de Villiers. His religion is Christianity and he has strong faith in Jesus. He has also described the Bible as his favourite book.
His father was a doctor and he was also a sportsman who had played rugby union in his youth, and he encouraged ABD to play the sport and Supported AB de Villiers a lot. De Villiers played cricket at his home. Besides cricket, De Villiers also interested in golf, rugby and tennis but he was best in cricket so he chose cricket as a career later. He was also very interested in football and Manchester United was his favourite side. He has also been involved in charity works. After that he chose to play cricket and make a career there, after a spell in the South Africa U19 team, he made his debut for the Titans in 2003/4. He also played for Titans cricket team in 2004. In 2008 he joined Dehli dare Devils and played in this team for 2 sessions after that in 2011 he joined Royals Challengers Bangalore side in IPL. AB de Villiers won Lots of man of the match awards. Some of the most famous records that he had made in his career are the fastest half-century and century in an ODI, fastest 150 in an ODI, most sixes in an ODI, and fastest player to reach 9000 runs in ODI.
He is a good singer and also known for his musical talents he made his album ‘Maak Jou Drome Waar’ did quite well, and hit the national music charts. AB de Villiers married Danielle Swart in 2013. The couple has one son named Abraham who was born in 2015.
Bio Table of AB de Villiers
|Name||AB de Villiers|
|Full name||Abraham Benjamin de Villiers|
|Nickname||ABD OR MR. 360|
|Father Name||Abraham B de Villiers|
|Mother Name||Millie de Villiers|
|Siblings||Jan de Villiers, Wessels de Villiers|
|Birthday Date||February 17, 1984|
|Wife Name||Danielle De Villiers|
|Net Worth||4.5M Dollars in Jan 2017|
AB de Villiers Records and Statistics
ABD Stayed at NO. 1 batsman in ODI batsman ranking in 2017 for a short time. But MR. 360 is still having good rank and records. De Villiers has lots of batting records, including the world’s fastest ODI 50, 100 and 150, the fastest Test century by a South African and the fastest T20I 50 by a South African. He holds the records for the fastest 50 (16 balls), 100 (31 balls) and 150 (64 balls) of all time in One Day Internationals by any batsmen, and also holds the fastest hundred by a South African in Tests and the fastest 50 by South African in T20Is. He is a three-time ICC ODI player of the year, winning the award in 2010, 2014 & 2015. Which is really insane and that’s why he is called as the most dangerous player. And ABD has potential to play big innings in big matches.
AB de Villiers is standing at Rank 13 which is not really impressive but not bad at all. In ODI AB de Villiers is standing at Rank 2 after Virat Kohli which is really amazing. In T20 he is at Rank 20.
Batting Career Summary.
AB de Villiers Debue status
AB de Villiers made his Test debut vs England at St George’s Park on December 17, 2004, after that he made his ODI debut vs England at Mangaung Oval, Feb 02, 2005 and then made his T20 debut vs Australia at The Wanderers Stadium, Feb 24, 2006, and then took part in IPL and made his IPL debut vs Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram Stadium, May 02, 2008.