AB de Villiers Bio, Career and Statistics

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.

AB de Villiers

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
 Nationality  South African
 Birthday Date  February 17, 1984
 Age  33 Years
 Height  5ft 10Inches
 Wife Name  Danielle De Villiers
 Sun Sign  Pretoria
 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.

 M  Inn  NO  Runs  HS  Avg  BF  SR  100  200  50  4  6
 Test  108  179  16  8227  278  50.47  15220  54.05  21  2  41  951  60
 ODI  225  215  39  9515  176  54.06  9414  101.7  25  0  53  835  202
 T20I  78  75  11  1672  79  26.12  1237  135.1  0  0  10  140  60
 IPL  129  118  27  3473  133  38.16  2344  148.1  3  0  22  287  156

 

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.

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