His still head and ability to maintain a low centre of gravity help him to pull off the shots he does
Over the last 12 months, Imran Tahir has come back to carve a niche as South Africa's premier limited-overs spinner. And his gleeful celebrations are becoming a more common sight
AB de Villiers is one of the politest cricketers anyone could wish to meet, but as he set more one-day batting records, this time against West Indies, he made the rudest of interventions
AB de Villiers revealed he had felt 'flat' while walking out to bat, and Rilee Rossouw's positivity gave him impetus during the early part of his blistering 162*
By elevating Jason Holder to the captaincy of a troubled team so early in his career, West Indies have risked stalling the development of an immensly promising cricketer
Number of times West Indies have beaten South Africa in their last 18 ODIs.
Amla's average against WI in ODIs - the highest he averages against any team. Has hit 4 tons and 3 fifties in 11 inns.
Overs in which South Africa reached fifty, their second-slowest against West Indies since 2001. Slowest is 19.2 overs (2004)
The partnership between Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis, the 2nd-highest 2nd-wicket stand for SA in World Cups.
Number of players who have scored 3000 ODI runs as captain; AB de Villiers is the 15th.
Balls in which AB de Villiers reached his 150, the fastest for any batsman in ODI history.
Number of times that West Indies have successfully chased down a 300+ target in their ODI history.