AB de Villiers speaks to the media after South Africa's crushing defeat, India v South Africa, World Cup 2015, Group B, Melbourne, February 22, 2015 © ICC

  • Feb 22, 2015

    Tuning point: AB de Villiers throws his bat after he was run out for 30 © Getty Images

  • Feb 22, 2015

    AB de Villiers' run out sparked wild celebrations © Getty Images

  • Feb 22, 2015

    South Africa celebrate after AB de Villiers runs out Rohit Sharma for a duck © Getty Images

  • Feb 15, 2015

    Craig Ervine pulled off a hokey-pokey catch to leave AB de Villiers stunned © Getty Images

  • Feb 15, 2015

    AB de Villiers, having advanced at the bowler, adjusts to play a pull © Getty Images

  • Feb 4, 2015

    AB de Villiers takes a selfie with the fans before South Africa depart for the World Cup © Anadolu Agency

  • Jan 25, 2015

    AB de Villiers dropped Andre Russell at slip on 40 © Gallo Images

  • Jan 25, 2015

    AB de Villiers was caught behind for 19 © AFP

  • Jan 18, 2015

    AB de Villiers raises his arms after a stunning 31-ball hundred © Gallo Images

  • Jan 18, 2015

    AB de Villiers blasted away the record for the fastest ODI century, getting there in only 31 balls © Gallo Images

  • Jan 18, 2015

    AB de Villiers unfurled a range of outrageous strokes © Gallo Images

  • Jan 18, 2015

    AB de Villiers celebrates his record-breaking century © Gallo Images

  • Jan 16, 2015

    AB de Villiers picked up a stumping and four catches © Gallo Images

  • Jan 16, 2015

    AB de Villiers controlled the innings with 81 © Gallo Images

  • Jan 4, 2015

    AB de Villiers is all smiles after bringing up his century © Associated Press

  • Jan 4, 2015

    AB de Villiers celebrates his 21st hundred © AFP

  • Jan 4, 2015

    AB de Villiers cuts off the back foot © Gallo Images

  • Dec 28, 2014

    AB de Villiers' off stump goes flying © AFP