AB De Villiers

AB de Villiers credits England after series defeat

Newly appointed South African Test captain AB de Villiers praised England and their bowling attack after the seven-wicket defeat in the third Test in Johannesburg.
17 January 2016

AB de Villiers admits to some truth in retirement rumours

South African captain AB de Villiers acknowledges that there is some truth in the rumours concerning his retirement from Test cricket.
14 January 2016

AB de Villiers voted Cricket World Player of the Year 2015

Newly appointed South African Test captain AB de Villiers has been named as the Cricket World Player of the year 2015 - as voted by you - while Joe Root, Mitchell Starc, Jos Buttler are among other winners.
8 January 2016

Ashwin, Smith end 2015 at top ICC rankings

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and Australian skipper Steven Smith have ended 2015 as the top ranked bowler and batsman respectively in the International Cricket Council Test player rankings.
31 December 2015

AB de Villiers concerned about increasing workload

South African batsman AB de Villiers is concerned about his increasing workload across the three formats of the game amidst rumours over a possible retirement from Test cricket.
29 December 2015

Steven Smith wins top honours in ICC Awards

Australian captain Steven Smith has won the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy after he was named the International Cricket Council cricketer of the year 2015.
23 December 2015

Kane Williamson claims pole position in Test rankings

New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has climbed to the top of the International Cricket Council rankings for Test batsmen after an unbeaten century against Sri Lanka in the second Test.
22 December 2015

ICC names Test and ODI teams of the year 2015

The International Cricket Council has announced the Test and One-Day International teams of the year captained by Alastair Cook and AB de Villiers respectively.
2 December 2015

AB de Villiers back on top of Test rankings

South African batsman AB de Villiers has returned to the top of the ICC Test batting rankings but with just 44 points separating the top seven, he has his work cut out to stay there.
10 November 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Warner

For his swashbuckling centuries in both innings of the first Test against New Zealand in Brisbane, setting the platform for Australia's win, David Warner is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 November 2015

Big knock from Hashim Amla round the corner - Russell Domingo

South African coach Russell Domingo is not worried about the dip in the form of Hashim Amla, who is yet to score a fifty on the ongoing tour of India.
31 October 2015

AB de Villiers absolutely ahead of his time - Sachin Tendulkar

Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar lauded South African One-Day International captain AB de Villiers as a player who is way ahead of his time.
27 October 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - AB de Villiers

For his back-to-back centuries in the One-Day International series against India, thereby securing South Africa's first bilateral series victory in India, AB de Villiers is our Cricket World Player of the Week.
26 October 2015

AB de Villiers fined for slow over-rate

South African captain AB de Villiers has been docked 40 per cent of his match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate in the first One-Day International against India in Kanpur on Sunday.
13 October 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Craig Ervine

For his emphatic knocks in the first two One-Day Internationals against Ireland, helping Zimbabwe to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series, Craig Ervine is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
12 October 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Shoaib Malik

For an impressive all-round performance in the first two One-Day Internationals against Zimbabwe in Harare, Pakistan's Shoaib Malik is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
5 October 2015

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