AB de Villiers

 
AB de Villiers takes a small step to the next big thing
AB de Villiers takes a small step to the next big thing
AB de Villiers may have seen today’s crunch, must-win fixture against the West Indies looming because he was eager at the beginning of the week to...
New dawn follows Proteas' golden age
New dawn follows Proteas' golden age
Three years is a long time in any sport – it can encompass an entire career – so for South Africa’s Test team to have remained the top-ranked...
Wilted Proteas ready to rise again
Wilted Proteas ready to rise again
Captaincy in sport, especially cricket, is often treated with overblown reverence. Hashim Amla’s decision to hand the Test leadership to AB de...
A litmus Test for five-day cricket
A litmus Test for five-day cricket
A full tour of India remains the most exotic of challenges for every other Test-playing nation – or at least the cricketers from Australia, England...
Win over UAE ensures Proteas gain quarter-final spot
Win over UAE ensures Proteas gain quarter-final spot
South Africa's bowlers backed up a solid batting performance led by captain AB de Villiers's 99 to ensure they qualified for the knockout phase of...
Proteas crumbling under Pakistan pressure raises old doubts
Proteas crumbling under Pakistan pressure raises old doubts
South Africa's failure to chase down an opposition total for the second time in the cricket World Cup on Saturday has resurrected old doubts about...
Amla's 159 takes Proteas to victory over Ireland
Amla's 159 takes Proteas to victory over Ireland
South Africa got one foot into the World Cup quarter-finals by batting past the 400-run mark for the second successive match to hand Ireland a...
Strong bench key to Proteas's world cup campaign
Strong bench key to Proteas's world cup campaign
South Africa's impressive depth was underlined in their emphatic world cup win over West Indies on Friday, and with paceman Vernon Philander and JP...
Record breaker de Villiers takes SA to 408 against West Indies
Record breaker de Villiers takes SA to 408 against West Indies
Captain AB de Villiers flayed West Indies with a brilliant unbeaten 162 from just 66 balls to drive South Africa to an imposing 408 for five in...
Proteas mentally strong ahead of World Cup, says coach
Proteas mentally strong ahead of World Cup, says coach
Chasing the elusive ICC Cricket World Cup title, Proteas coach Russell Domingo says his team are mentally strong enough to bring it home.
Proteas demolish Windies: Easy as AB de Villiers
Proteas demolish Windies: Easy as AB de Villiers
AB de Villiers scored the fastest-ever One Day International century as he led South Africa to a 148-run victory over the West Indies in the...