AB De Villiers

De Villiers believes Smith's retirement led South Africa to a difficult phase

South Africa One-Day International captain AB de Villiers conceded that the retirement of former captain Graeme Smith led the Proteas in a spot of bother.
20 September 2015

A look at cricket's next generation of potential greats

This is a very interesting phase in Test cricket considering the next generation of potential greats have already readied themselves, some of them have already been handed the reins of their national teams in at least one format.
12 September 2015

Player of the Week - Cheteshwar Pujara

For a brilliant unbeaten century and carrying his bat through the innings, Cheteshwar Pujara is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
31 August 2015

AB de Villiers bags five Cricket South Africa awards

Trailblazing batsman AB de Villiers had a night to remember as he bagged five awards in the Cricket South Africa (CSA) annual awards ceremony in Midrand on Wednesday.
4 June 2015

AB de Villiers Out Of Bangladesh Tests

South Africa's batting genius AB de Villiers will not be a part of the squad for the two-match Test series in July.
27 May 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Ben Stokes

For two magnificent innings under pressure, one a ton that took England to a historic win in the game against New Zealand after walking into tough situations, Ben Stokes is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
25 May 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - AB De Villiers

For a scintillating century that took Mumbai Indians apart in the Indian Premier League, AB de Villiers, is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 May 2015

ICC Announces Team Of World Cup 2015

The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced its team of the 2015 World Cup comprising of 12 best performers in the tournament led by New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum.
30 March 2015

Motivational Speech Not Needed For Semi-Final - AB De Villiers

South African skipper AB de Villiers has denied the need to give a motivational speech to inspire his team for their World Cup semi-final against New Zealand in Auckland on Tuesday.
23 March 2015

AB de Villiers Doesn't Mind Chokers Tag

Fresh from South Africa's first victory in a knock-out game of World Cup in Sydney on Wednesday, AB de Villiers conveyed that the ‘chokers tag’ doesn't bother him anymore.
18 March 2015

South Africa Will Not Choke - AB De Villiers

South African captain AB de Villiers maintained that his team will not crumble under pressure when they face Sri Lanka in their World Cup quarter-final on Wednesday in Sydney.
17 March 2015

AB De Villiers Calls South Africa the 'Best Team In The World Cup'

Unfazed by his side's mixed World Cup campaign so far, South African captain AB De Villiers termed his side as ‘the best team in the tournament’.
11 March 2015

AB de Villiers Urges His Team To Show More Intent

South African captain AB de Villiers has blamed his side's lack of intent for the 29-run World Cup loss to Pakistan in Auckland on Saturday.
7 March 2015

Predictably Unpredictable Pakistan Expose South Africa Again

Pakistan gave a glimpse of their mercurial nature at Eden Park, Auckland, to win their third successive World Cup game, toppling South Africa by 29 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method in a thriller.
7 March 2015

Dale Steyn Amazed By AB De Villiers' Skills

South African pace bowler Dale Steyn was all praise for his captain AB de Villiers, who has smashed two incredible knocks in the last two months, including the fastest 100 and 150 in One-Day Internationals.
6 March 2015

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Kumar Sangakkara

Kumar Sangakkara, for two back-to-back centuries, his fastest One-Day International tons bettering each other, is our Cricket World Player Of The Week.
2 March 2015

It Was A Very Enjoyable Knock - AB De Villiers

After hitting the fastest 150 in One-Day Internationals, South African skipper AB de Villiers credited the top order for setting the foundation which enabled him to play an "enjoyable knock" against West Indies on Friday.
27 February 2015

AB De Villiers-Led South Africa Pack A Hard Punch On West Indies

It was records galore as AB de Villiers smashed the fastest 150 in One-Day International history as South Africa thumped West Indies by 257 runs in Sydney, the fifth biggest margin of victory in ODIs.
27 February 2015

South Africa - Will Their Date With Destiny Go Alright?

There is no doubt in anyone's mind that South Africa are one of the favourites, if not the favourites, to win the World Cup this year. With an almost Harlem Globetrotters like squad, South Africa possess an all-round team that most countries could only dream of having.
10 February 2015

World Cup Vital But It's Just Another Tournament - AB De Villiers

South Africa might be one of the favourites to win the upcoming World Cup but their skipper, AB de Villiers has played down the expectations going into the mega event.
7 February 2015


#ZimvPak 1st ODI review

"The Lancashire public just loved me"