de Villiers is confident his team will find a way to win the tournament, and finally lay to rest the 'choker' tag © Associated Press One of cricket's more poignant memories is Graeme Smith's glance at the sky after a valiant but ultimately fruitless century
de Villiers has it in his own hands to keep South African tears at bay at The Oval tomorrow - unlike the last time his country met England in a global semi-final. Back in March 1992, an eight-year-old de Villiers could only watch on television, thousands of
AB de Villiers gives England benefit of doubt over ball-tampering claims 01:44 Jun 18 2013 from Guardian Unlimited
de Villiers is prepared to give England the benefit of the doubt over accusations that the Champions Trophy hosts have been guilty of ball-tampering. The England coach Ashley Giles has issued a strong denial that England unfairly altered the condition of the
"I do try and read the bowler's mind, premeditate a tad." Easier said than done, but AB de Villiers doesn't just say that; he does it as well for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Faf du Plessis and AB de Villiers defied Australia's bowlers for the entire morning session Monday, battling to salvage a draw for South Africa with some belligerent, old-fashioned test batting.
This season's Indian Premier League has seen some of the finest finishers in the beautiful game of cricket in action. Here is the list of names we thought were prominent ones:
Royal Challengers Bangalore's Chris Gayle plays a shot against Pune Warriors during their IPL-5 match in Pune on Friday. Photo: PTI
Mumbai are still sweating over the fitness of all-rounder Kieron Pollard but good news for them will be that West Indian recruit Dwayne Smith can fill into his shoes. Man of the moment for RCB is AB DeVilliers who has been termed this season's 'g
Both teams just don’t have a potent bowling attack; they are also loaded with some best power-hitters of the tournament. The Wankhede crowd can well expect a run feast if Chris Gayle, fourth highest run-scorer of IPL-V (433 in 10 games), gets...
Royal Challengers Bangalore's AB De Villiers plays a shot against Deccan Chargers during the IPL 5 match in Bengaluru on Sunday. Photo: PTI
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