AB De Villiers

AB de Villiers dethrones Virat Kohli from top position in ICC ODI Rankings

South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has climbed to the top position in International Cricket Council rankings for batsmen following his stellar knock in the second One-Day International against Bangladesh in Paarl on Wednesday.
20 October 2017
 

AB de Villiers marathon knock sinks Bangladesh further

AB de Villiers slammed his career best score of 176 runs to help South Africa post 353 runs in their innings following which Andile Phehlukwayo and Imran Tahir shared seven wickets between to wrap up Bangladesh for 249 runs to complete a 104 run victory and with it the series 2-0.
19 October 2017

Faf du Plessis to lead South Africa in all three formats

South Africa's Faf du Plessis has been appointed as the captain of the One-Day International side replacing AB de Villiers.
12 September 2017

De Villiers confirms return to Test cricket, resigns as ODI captain

As a big boost to South Africa's chances to reclaim the pole position in International Cricket Council rankings, star batsman AB de Villiers has announced that he will be available for selection in the longer format ahead of the upcoming season.
24 August 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Ajinkya Rahane

For his consistent performances in the first two One-Day Internationals against West Indies in Trinidad, India opening batsman Ajinkya Rahane is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
26 June 2017

AB de Villiers to decide on his future in August

South Africa captain AB de Villiers stated that he will decide on his future in August after having a discussion with Cricket South Africa.
26 June 2017

AB de Villiers named South Africa captain for T20I series against England

South Africa selectors have backed their ace batsman AB de Villiers to lead the team in the upcoming Twenty20 International series against England.
13 June 2017

Kagiso Rabada rises to pole position in ICC Rankings

South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada will head into the ICC Champions Trophy as the number one ranked bowler following his performance in the third One-Day International against England at Lord's.
31 May 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Eoin Morgan

For his performances in the first two One-Day Internationals against South Africa and leading his team to a series victory, England skipper Eoin Morgan is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
30 May 2017

AB de Villiers on standby to lead Bangalore if Virat Kohli absent - Daniel Vettori

Head coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore Daniel Vettori has confirmed that South African skipper AB de Villiers will lead the team in the initial games of the upcoming Indian Premier League on the possible circumstance of Virat Kohli failing to recover from injury.
31 March 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Steve O'Keefe

For registering his career best figures of 12-wicket haul in the recently concluded first Test against India in Pune, Australia left-arm-spinner Steve O'Keefe is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
28 February 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Asela Gunaratne

For his back-to-back man of the match performances in the first two Twenty20 Internationals against Australia, Sri Lankan all-rounder Asela Gunaratne is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
20 February 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Faf du Plessis

For scoring his career best score of 185 runs in the fourth One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Cape Town, South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
13 February 2017

Cricket World Player of the Week - Marcus Stoinis

For scoring his career best figure of unbeaten 146 and also picking a three-wicket haul in the first One-Day International against New Zealand in Auckland, Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
6 February 2017

AB de Villiers returns to South Africa squad for Sri Lanka ODI series

South African team have received a major boost ahead of the One-Day International series against Sri Lanka with AB de Villiers making a return to the national team after six months.
24 January 2017

AB de Villiers resigns as Proteas Test captain

South Africa star batsman AB de Villiers has decided to step down from the Test captaincy after he failed to recover from long-standing elbow injury.
12 December 2016

AB de Villiers keen to recover for Adelaide Test

South African captain AB de Villiers, who underwent a surgery to his elbow, is keen to recover in time for the day-night Test match against Australia in Adelaide later this year.
7 October 2016

Elbow injury rules AB de Villiers out of Australia tour

South African captain AB de Villiers is set to undergo a surgery on his injured elbow and has been ruled out of the upcoming One-Day International series and the away Test series against Australia.
28 September 2016

AB de Villiers to miss Ireland ODI due to injury

South Africa captain AB de Villiers will miss the upcoming One-Day International against Ireland in Benoni on Sunday after failing to recover from an elbow injury.
22 September 2016

CPL franchises finalise replacements for South African internationals

The franchises in the ongoing Caribbean Premier League have confirmed the replacement players for the current South African International cricketers who are set to end their stints in the tournament.
19 July 2016