AB de Villiers celebrates his century. © Reuters South Africa skipper AB de Villiers smashed the fastest hundred in One Day Internationals – off just 31 balls – during the second match against West Indies at Johannesburg on Sunday. (Blog | Scorecard) De Villiers hit a record-equalling 16 sixes and nine fours during his thunderous knock, breaking New Zealander Corey Anderson’s record of a 36-ball ton in 2014. Rohit Sharma had hit 16 sixes during his 209-run knock vs Australia in 2013.Â (Also read: Gilchrist hails de Villiers as best on the planet) He fell for 149 off 44 deliveries, one run away from shattering the record for fastest 150 – currently held by Australian Shane Watson who reached the mark in 83 balls against Bangladesh – as he guided the hosts to their highest ODI total – 439 for two. The West Indies were never likely to chase down a world record target but managed 291 for seven to give South Africa a 148-run win and a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. The feat overshadowed a remarkable innings from Hashim Amla, who batted through the innings to finish unbeaten on 153. Amla shared a record 247-run stand for the… Read full this story
- Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers Talk About RCB, Their ODI Team And Raising Funds For Fight Against Coronavirus
- Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers pick combined India-South Africa ODI XI; MS Dhoni named captain
- What Virat Kohli Told Anushka Sharma During Instagram Live With AB De Villiers. Watch
- Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers pick combined India-South Africa XI, MS Dhoni named captain
- Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers join forces to help the hungry amidst Covid-19 crisis
- ICC Would Want India To Play Champions Trophy, Says AB de Villiers
- IPL 2017: AB de Villiers' Son Abraham Plays Cricket With Dad While Chanting 'Go RCB!'
- 'Feels Like AB De Villiers is Indian': Yuzvendra Chahal, Suresh Raina Praise RCB Star During Instagram Live | WATCH VIDEO
- AB de Villiers Pips Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni to be Named Greatest IPL Batsman
- ‘So happy when you met her’: AB de Villiers reveals Anushka Sharma’s influence on Virat Kohli
- Virat Kohli thanks Anushka Sharma for switching on lights during live chat with AB de Villiers: ‘Thanks my love’
- Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers to Auction Cricket Gears to Raise Funds For Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic
AB de Villiers Slams Fastest ODI Hundred have 378 words, post on sports.ndtv.com at January 18, 2015. This is cached page on Konitono. If you want remove this page, please contact us.