AB de Villiers Height, Weight, Age, Wife & More

AB de Villiers

Real NameAbraham Benjamin de Villiers
NicknameAB, Mr. 360, Mr. Awesome
ProfessionInternational Cricketer (Plays for South Africa)
Physical Stats & More
Height in cm177 cm
Height in meters1.77 m
Height in Feet Inches5 Feet 10 Inches
Weight in Kg77 kg
Weight in Pounds169 lbs
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourDark Brown
International DebutODI- 2 February 2005 against England
Test- 17 December 2004 against England
T20- 24 February 2006 against Australia
Jersey Number17
Domestic/State Team2003–2004 : Northerns
2004 – Present : Titans
IPL TeamRoyal Challengers Bangalore
Nature on fieldCool & very active
Favourite shots/BallReverse sweep
Records (main ones)1. He holds the record of hitting the fastest 50 & 100 in an ODI.
2. Holds the record of reaching 7000 runs in minimum ODI matches.
3. Holds the record of hitting maximum sixes in an ODI inning along with Rohit Sharma
ControversiesNo major controversy
Personal Life
Date of Birth17 February 1984
Age (as in 2017)33 Years
Birth PlacePretoria, Transvaal Province, South Africa
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
NationalitySouth African
HometownPretoria, Transvaal Province, South Africa
SchoolAfrikaanse Hoër Seunskool, Pretoria, South Africa
Educational QualificationNot known
FamilyMother- Millie (works as property dealer)
Father- Abraham Benjamin (works as a doctor)
Brothers- He is the youngest of 3 brothers, his elder brothers are Jan and Wessels
AddressNot Known
Likes & DislikesLikes- Playing any sport, composing music, staying humble, watching movies, spending time with his family
Hobbieswriting songs, playing guitar
Favourite Things
Favourite PlayerTiger Woods Golfer, Roger Federer (Tennis player)
Favourite ActressKate Beckinsale
Favourite ActorBrad Pitt
Favourite MovieA River Runs Through It, Gladiator
Favourite ColourWhite
Favorite FoodSeafood, Pasta & Pizza
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsDanielle Swart
Girlfriend (at present)N/A
Wife/SpouseDanielle Swart
AB de Villiers with his wife Danielle Swart
ChildrenSon: Abraham
AB De Villiers with his wife and son
Style Quotient
Cars collectionNot known
Money Factor
Price in IPL Auction (2014)USD 1.1 Million
Salary1680,000 ZAR = 138714 USD (annual)
Net Worth$14 Million

 AB de Villiers

Some unknown facts about AB de Villiers

  • Does AB de Villiers smoke?: No
  • Does AB de Villiers drink alcohol?: Yes
  • In his early days of childhood, he wanted to become a doctor.
  • He received national medal for his science project by Late Nelson Mandela.
  • Besides Cricket, he has excelled in Golf, Tennis, Rugby & Badminton.
  • He was selected for South Africa’s Junior Hockey team, played Golf at some good level, he was selected in Blue Bulls U-18 Rugby team.
  • In 2010, he released his music album “Maak Jou Drome Waar“.
  • His role model is former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes.
  • He has been involved in charity works.
  • He couldn’t stop his tears from coming out and cried on the field when South Africa lost in the nail biting semi final match of World Cup 2015, AB de Villiers was captain of the team. AB de Villiers crying after losing semi final match of World Cup 2015