AB De Villiers is often considered a white ball player only but a real Villiers fan knows how dangerous he was in test cricket also. The best part of his test career was his versatility and playing style. De Villiers has dominated every team in their home and in this article, we will see the top 5 test knocks of Ab De Villiers.
#5 Vs Australia
Ab De Villiers played a 169 runs knock against Australia in Australia. He made 169 in Perth in 2012. It is interesting how Ab De Villiers has his top knocks in test cricket in all the different countries. He dominated against the Aussies in their home.
#4 Vs England
His fourth-best innings came against England in 2008. He made 174 against England in Headingley again in England’s home. De Villiers was not very famous before this innings but it came as a turning point for him.
#3 Vs West Indies
De Villiers has always dominated against West Indies. He has the fastest ODI hundred against West Indies but his third personal best score came against West Indies in 2005 in Bridgetown. He made 178 runs in his innings.
#2 Vs India
De Villiers treats India as his second home but the Indian team. He made 217* against India in 2008 in Ahmedabad. De Villiers enjoys playing against India. IPL has made a huge impact on his life and he never hesitates to show it. Again, he made runs in India’s home only.
#1 Vs Pakistan
Pakistan used to play in UAE in the 2010s and it was AB De Villiers who made 278* against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi in 2010. De Villiers made his highest test score against Pakistan that day. AB De Villiers was once a generation player and these stats show how dangerous he was.