AB De Villiers, one of the most destructive batsman in the world. He hit the fastest century in ODI against West Indies in January this year. South Africa clinched their first ever ODI series on Indian soil when AB De Villiers scored 57-ball century against India in Mumbai.
He has more followers around the world. The god of cricket Sachin Tendulkar said AB De Villiers is ahead of his time. His shot selections, athleticism and a sublime coordination of eyes and hand and foot are separate him from the other contemporary players.
He has made his international debut against England in 2005, but failed to produce his destructive innings for first two years. In 2007 World Cup, he scored 146 runs from 130 balls against West Indies.
In mid-2007, he scored two back to back centuries against Zimbabwe in Harare and against Pakistan in Lahore. However, in the year 2010 he hammered Indian bowlers by playing 59 balls hundred in Ahmedabad.
One of the most respectfull player in cricket, AB De Villiers, once cheated India in the three-match series against India in Ireland.
Zaheer Khan was the bowler, the delivery edged the opener AB De Villiers’ bat and went to the slip fielder Sachin Tendulkar. Umpire Aleem Dar was not given out and AB De Villiers denied to leave the pitch.
Finally, AB De Villiers, who scored 15 off 35 balls, was caught by Dhoni.
WATCH: When AB De Villiers cheated Indian Team