Ab de Villiers full name Abraham Benjamin “AB” de Villiers is a famous South African cricketer, who was born in Pretoria, Transvaal Province, South Africa on 17th February 1984 (age 32). Ab de Villiers estimated net worth is $15 million. He is a captain of the South African ODI team, who having succeeded Graeme Smith after the Cricket World Cup 2011. Villiers was trained by an electrical engineer and former sports man from Pakistan, MH Buledi whom he always been saying as motivational personality for him. He is the current best batsman in the world and one of the greatest of all time. He dominated the top of the ICC Test rankings in 2014, along with Sri Lankan famous batsman, Kumar Sangakkara. Villiers is ranked 1st and 2nd in the ICC ODI and Test batting rankings respectively as of August 2015.
Villiers batting style is unique. Everybody loved his batting style. Villiers joined Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool, a public school. Villiers is a right handed batsman. He did 21 centuries and 36 fifties in Tests in a very short space of time. He also holds the second highest individual score by a South African batsman in an innings with 278 not out. He was also occasional wicket-keeper for South Africa after retirement of regular wicket-keeper named Mark Boucher. He left wicketkeeping after the entrance of Quinton de Kock. He is also becoming part-time bowler. Villiers was one of the part-time bowlers along with Farhaan Behardien and JP Duminy to fill the quota of the 5th bowler in Cricket World Cup 2015. He made world records in different form of the cricket. Villiers has records of fastest 50 in 16 balls, 150 in 61 balls in ODI by any batsmen in history. Villiers played for RCB (Royal Challengers Bangalore) in Indian Premier League. He played for Delhi Daredevils in the previous seasons. He has scored 21 test and 23 ODI centuries.
Villiers height is 5 feet 11 inches or 1.81m. Villiers got married with Danielle de Villiers. Villiers and his wife Danielle welcome their son in 2015. Villiers details biography can be found in popular website such as Wikipedia.org and imdb.com.