In a series of videos, AB de Villiers demonstrates various aspects of his technique that have made him the powerful batsman that he is today

The power-full drive
AB de Villiers shows us what goes into hitting a "power-full drive", a shot, he admits, that he does not use too often.

The box theory
AB de Villiers explains his box theory of batting and stresses on the importance of a compact game

High backlift for greater power
How does de Villiers pack a punch in his shots? In this video, he demonstrates how a high backlift works for him.

A grip for 360-degree control
De Villiers shows how he grips the bat in a manner which allows him to play shots all across the field.

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