Known ForAB de Villiers
Nickname:AB, Mr. 360, Mr. Awesome
Full Name:Abraham Benjamin de Villiers
Age (as of 2019):35 years old
Date of Birth:February 17, 1984
Birthplace:Bela-Bela, South Africa
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Height:5 feet 10 inches (1.77 m)
Weight:77 kg (169 lbs)
Eye Color:Dark Brown
Facts You Never Knew About AB de Villiers!
- Ab de Villiers isn’t the type of player who likes to hang around. If he’s scoring big, he’s doing it quickly. De Villiers holds a plethora of scoring records based on the sheer speed at which he achieved them.
- He tormented the Windies again when he chalked up the world’s quickest 150 off 64 balls just one month later. He’s also the fastest man to notch 9,000 ODI runs.
- He has 47 international centuries to his name, played 418 times for South Africa, and has batting averages of 49.92 and around 54.00 in Test matches and ODIs respectively
- He’s taken over 250 catches as a wicketkeeper for the Proteas, and chipped in with 17 stumpings. He deserves his ‘legendary’ status.
- He’s pulled it off five times in Tests, 27 times in ODIs, and seven times in the T20 format. AB simply knows how to perform on the biggest stages.
- They’re few and far between, but when de Villiers gets bored of smashing balls out of the park and taking remarkable catches, he also likes to bamboozle a few batsmen.
AB de Villiers Education
Qualification: Bachelor of Arts
School: Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool, Pretoria, South Africa
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AB de Villiers Career
Known For: AB de Villiers
Debut TV Series/Movie: ODI- 2 February 2005 against England
Test- 17 December 2004 against England
T20- 24 February 2006 against Australia
Salary: USD $3 million approx
Net Worth: USD $21 Million approx
Family & Relatives
Father: Abraham B de Villiers
Mother: Millie De Villiers
Brother(s): Wessels de Villiers, Jan de Villiers
Marital Status: Married
Son(s): Abraham de Villiers