AB de Villiers Biography, Facts & Life Story

AB de Villiers South African Cricketer

Quick Facts

Known ForAB de Villiers

Nickname:AB, Mr. 360, Mr. Awesome

Full Name:Abraham Benjamin de Villiers


Nationality:South African

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)

Chest:40 inches

Waist:32 inches


Biceps:14 inches

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Dark Brown

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Hobbies:writing songs, playing guitar

Favorite Actor:Brad Pitt

Favorite Actress:Kate Beckinsale

Favorite Food:Seafood, Pasta & Pizza

Favorite Color:Black

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

Profession: Cricketer

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

Sister(s): None

Marital Status: Married


Danielle de Villiers

Children: 1

Son(s): Abraham de Villiers

Daughter(s): None

Ex Girlfriends:

Not Known

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