Abraham Benjamin De Villiers is one of the greatest batsman of modern era.
AB De has earned lot of fan base through his batting and sportsman spirit.
Arguably,he is today best striker of recent times. Abraham Benjamin De Villiers is known for unorthodox and 360 degree shots.
AB De is the only player in the World who has scored with 50+ average and 100+ strike rate.AB De has 50+ average also in Tests.
In 2018,AB De announced retirement from International Cricket after scoring 9577 ODI runs.
In Tests he scored 8765 runs. AB De Villiers is electrical fielder and superman on the field.
AB De Villiers has record of scoring fastest 50,100 and 150 in ODI Cricket.
There are chances as well,he may return in T20 World Cup,but it will matter lot on how he will perform in IPL.
So,here is what some Cricket experts and legends say about him:-
“I have been saying for the Past 30 Years that Vivian Richards has to be the best batsman of all time. But I am going to have to reassess that because this guy is something Extraordinary” – Bob Willis
“AB De Villiers is the definition of a Cricketing Genius” – Michael Vaughan
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“AB De Villiers is changing the rule of the game” – Rahul Dravid
“If I have to pick the best batsman in the World Cricket right now. Only two names come into my mind,one is AB De Villiers and other is Virat Kohli” – Nasir Hussain
“Abraham Benjamin De Villiers reminds me of my young days”. What a player!” – Chris Gayle
“There are only two games I dread, it’s the two IPL Games I play against this guy.” – Dale Steyn
“Ladies and Gentlemens. Fasten your seatbelts,we are ready to take-off” – Harsha Bhogle
“Has anyone ever seen AB and superman in the same room? Didn’t think so” – Jimmy Neesham
“AB De Villiers and Jos Buttler toughest to bowl in death overs” – Jasprit Bumrah
“Someone I have always watched and looked up to,he’s a class act and someone that I try to base my Cricket” – Glenn Maxwell
“AB De Villiers is the best batsman in the world by far.He shows it again and again” – Virat Kohli
“I demand a DNA Test of De Villiers,this game is only for humans.” – Akash Chopra
“AB De Villiers is the most complete player of modern era” – VVS Laxman
“AB De Villiers is my role Model” – Jos Buttler
Abraham Benjamin De Villiers’s fans doesn’t wanted him to retire as he was in form of his life. But he silently retire after saying he is tired.