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AB De Villiers

No Panic As South Africans Chase Improvement

South Africa captain AB de Villiers says he is not going to panic following his side's crushing 180-run defeat to Sri Lanka but knows that a huge improvement is needed.
21 July 2013

South Africa Preparing Spin-Dominant Attack

South Africa are ready to unleash a three-pronged spin attack during their One-Day International series in Sri Lanka.
19 July 2013

More Of The Same Required - AB De Villiers

South Africa captain AB de Villiers says he hopes his team can produce another performance like the one they produced against Pakistan and reach the semi-finals of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013. Needing to win to give themselves a realistic chance of staying in the competition, they defended 234 for nine by bowling out Pakistan for 167 to claim a 67-run victory.
13 June 2013

Comfortable De Villiers Plays Down Pakistan Defeat

South Africa captain AB de Villiers says that despite his side's six-wicket defeat to Pakistan in their final warm-up match, his side are happy with their preparations for the ICC Champions Trophy 2013. They begin their campaign on Thursday when they play reigning World Cup champions India in the tournament's opening match in Cardiff.
4 June 2013

De Villiers Highlights 'Game-Changers' In South Africa Squad

South Africa captain has picked out Chris Gayle and Mahendra Singh as players to watch in the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 but says his own team has enough game-changers to see them perform well. South Africa are chasing their first global tournament success since they won the event in 1998 and take on India, Pakistan and the West Indies in their opening group.
8 May 2013

De Villiers Ready To Take On 'Dangerous' Pakistan

If the Test series between the two sides was a complete mismatch at times, AB de Villiers is expecting a much more even contest when South Africa take on Pakistan in two Twenty20 Internationals later this week. The 2009 ICC World Twenty20 champions beat South Africa in last year's renewal in Sri Lanka and wicket-keeper de Villiers says they are a 'dangerous' side.
27 February 2013

Cricket World Player Of The Week - AB de Villiers

There are two main contenders for this week's Cricket World Player of the Week. Saeed Ajmal and AB de Villiers have each turned in exemplary performances for their teams this week to help Pakistan and South Africa record victories over England and Sri Lanka respectively.
23 January 2012

AB De Villiers Takes The Gloves For South Africa

AB de Villiers is to replace Mark Boucher as South Africa's wicket-keeper during the Twenty20 matches on the Proteas' tour...
19 May 2010

Cricket World® Player Of The Week - AB De Villiers

AB de Villiers has been named as the Cricket World® Player Of The Week after the role he played in South Africa's successful...
22 December 2008