South Africa Test captain AB de Villiers turned 32 on Wednesday. Capturing a cricketing world’s mindfulness by his strokeplay, De Villiers has warranted a tab of finish batsman.
There have been times when a assembly has doubted his participation as a human. Former India cricketer Aaksh Chopra once said:
“I direct a DNA exam for AB de Villiers , this diversion is usually for humans”
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Here are some of a feats of Mr 360
Fastest hundred in ODI format
Corey Anderson began the year 2014 by breaking the long-held record of fastest ODI century by outstanding a 36-ball ton opposite West Indies in Queenstown. But a year later, De Villiers , personification during his favourite belligerent in Johannesburg, scored a hundred in 31 balls to explain a record. Incidentally, a antithesis was once again a West Indies.
Fastest Fifty in ODI format
During a march of his fastest hundred, De Villiers achieved another excellence when he scored his fifty runs in usually 16 balls to mangle a 19-year prolonged record of Sanath Jayasuriya.
Fastest 150 in ODI format
The Proteas were adult opposite a West Indies in a ICC World Cup 2015 and were placed at 146/3 when a skipper stepped in. In what can be called as one of a many inhuman innings by him, De Villiers broken the West Indian attack to measure 162* runs off 66 balls. This was a fastest 150+ measure by a batsman in ODIs. He scored his 150th run on 64th smoothness to mangle a prior record by 19 round that was reason by Shane Watson. He is now a usually actor to reason a record of scoring a fastest fifty, hundred and 150 at a same time.
2nd Highest particular measure in Tests for South Africa
De Villiers binds a record of a second top particular measure for South Africa. He scored an dominant 278 opposite Pakistan in Abu Dhabi in a year 2010. Hashim Amla is a usually actor who has scored a triple hundred for South Africa.
Most Test innings by a batsman but a duck
De Villiers also binds the record of many series of innings by a batsman in Test cricket but removing out for a duck. He played 78 innings before he was sent behind a steep in a compare opposite Bangladesh in a year 2008.