AB de Villiers

KL Rahul reveals the toughest bowler to keep wickets

During the Q and A session, one of the Twitter user asked KL Rahul if he is enjoying wicketkeeping before also asking him to reveal the name of the toughest bowler to keep.

May 11, 2020, 15:26 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar only Indian in Tillakaratne Dilshan's all-time ODI XI

The 43-year-old has picked up his former teammate Sanath Jayasuriya and former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar as the opening pair of his all-time ODI Playing XI.

May 10, 2020, 11:39 AM IST

Former opener Herschelle Gibbs names all-time best South African Test, ODI XI

The biggest surprise in his side was the inclusion of former left-arm pacer Brett Schultz, who played just 10 matches for the national side across formats and bagged 38 wickets in it.

May 01, 2020, 16:19 PM IST

MS Dhoni to lead India-South Africa combined ODI XI named by Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers

India skipper Kohli and ace South Africa batsman de Villiers named the combined ODI team during an Instagram live session. 

Apr 25, 2020, 17:28 PM IST

Nothing hurts more than seeing people struggling for food: Virat Kohli

The 31-year-old's comments came during an Instagram live session with his Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) teammate and former South African captain AB de Villiers.

Apr 25, 2020, 11:09 AM IST

Till the time I play IPL, I'll not leave RCB: Virat Kohli to AB de Villiers

Notably, RCB are one of the only three teams--the other being Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab--who have never managed to lift the IPL title

Apr 25, 2020, 10:17 AM IST

Enjoy batting with MS Dhoni, AB de Villiers the most: Virat Kohli

Kohli's statement came during a social media interaction with former England batsman Kevin Pietersen.

Apr 02, 2020, 20:57 PM IST

Wishes pour in for AB de Villiers as he turns 36

The former South Africa captain retired from international cricket in March 2018.

Feb 17, 2020, 17:18 PM IST

AB de Villiers could return for South Africa in T20 World Cup if he's in form: Mark Boucher

South African head coach Mark Boucher has said that former skipper and swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers could feature in this year's International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 World Cup if he is in good form and makes himself available for selection. 

Feb 17, 2020, 12:46 PM IST

Virat Kohli among three favourite batsmen of Dale Steyn

South African pace great Dale Steyn has recently picked up the names of his three favourite batsmen of all time and Indian skipper Virat Kohli is one of them. 

Dec 26, 2019, 13:57 PM IST

Mark Boucher hints at asking AB De Villiers to come out of retirement

De Villiers is the fourth-highest run-scorer in Mzansi Super League. 

Dec 15, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Play hard on the field, but be up for a laugh off it: Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday shared a throwback picture of him sharing a laugh with England limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan and former South Africa star AB de Villiers and asserted how cricket has given him friends both on and off the field.

Oct 26, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

AB de Villiers set to make Big Bash League debut with Brisbane Heat

De Villiers will be the third overseas player in the Brisbane Heat squad alongside the Afghanistan spinners Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Zahir Khan. 

Oct 02, 2019, 11:25 AM IST

England could bring World Cup 2019 high into Ashes, says Ricky Ponting

England knocked Australia out of the semi-finals with an emphatic eight-wicket win and another over New Zealand in Sunday`s final will see the hosts head into next month`s five-test Ashes series with significant momentum.

Jul 13, 2019, 16:06 PM IST

Eoin Morgan’s England in a special class, says Steve Waugh

Either England or New Zealand will make history on Sunday as first-time winners of the game’s ultimate prize.

Jul 13, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

AB de Villiers defends offer to play for South Africa at World Cup

South Africa endured a miserable tournament, exiting with only three wins from their nine pool matches.

Jul 12, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

Faf du Plessis reveals how South Africa team reacted to De Villiers row

AB de Villiers, who opted to walk away in May 2018, had shown an urge to return to the national set-up but his offer was turned down by the selectors. 

Jun 11, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

AB De Villiers backs South Africa to go all the way in World Cup days after his offer to come out of retirement is rejected

Former South Africa batsman AB de Villiers extended his support to South Africa in the ICC World Cup 2019 days after his offer to come out of retirement for the ongoing World Cup was turned down by Cricket South Africa.

Jun 07, 2019, 11:03 AM IST

AB de Villiers had offered to come out of retirement for ICC World Cup 2019, CSA refused

According to a report in ESPNcricinfo, the offer was made by de Villiers in May, just a day before South Africa selectors announced their final 15-member squad.

Jun 06, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

South African legend AB de Villiers pulls out of Big Bash League

While Cricket Australia has decided to make it a 14-match league affair on a home-and-away basis, there is a possibility that a lot of big names will not be available for the better part of the tournament due to the cramped international calendar.

May 12, 2019, 17:28 PM IST