Digital Desk (Bhopal). Today is the 37th birthday of former South African cricketer AB de Villiers. De Villiers, right-handed batsman, born February 17, 1984 in Pretoria. De Villiers, who made his cricketing debut in 2004 at the age of just 20, captained the South African team in all three formats. He is also known as Mr. 360 degree batsman because he has the ability to play shots on the field.
De Villiers played 114 Test matches, scoring 8765 runs at an average of 50.66. He retired from international cricket in March 2018. Now playing in various T20 leagues around the world. He has a lot of nicknames. ABD, AB, Mr. 360 Degrees and Superman.
De Villiers is the highest Test match batsman without being out for zero. To this day, the record for most sixes in an ODI is held by De Villiers. He hit 32 sixes in the 2015 World Cup.
De Villiers is the fastest half-century, century and 150-run batsman in ODI cricket. In 2015, in a match against the Waste Indies, he scored a half-century off 16 balls, a century off 31 balls and 150 off 64 balls.