Tuesday, May 21, 2019

de Villiers retiring

de Villiers retiring
24 May

Former South Africa captain and Barbados Pride batsman A.B de Villiers has revealed he is tired and is stepping down from playing international cricket.

The 34-year-old, who made his test debut against England in December 2004, last played for his country against Australia in March this year.

He holds a phenomenal number of milestones including the world record for the fastest ODI 50 and 150. The second highest individual test score for South Africa 278 not out. The highest points - 935 - by a South African on the ICC test rankings,and has claimed the coveted South Africa cricketer of the year award twice - 2014 and 2015.

He retires with an incredible test average of 50.66, inclusive of 22 centuries.

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