AB de Villiers hammers 16 sixes in fastest ever one-day century 7 years ago

AB de Villiers hammers 16 sixes in fastest ever one-day century

AB de Villiers smashed his way into the record books this morning with an incredible 149 runs off juts 44 balls to set a new record for the fastest century in one-day cricket history.

The South African batsman torched the West Indies to reach his hundred off just 31 deliveries, helping the Proteas set a incredibly daunting target of 440 off their 50 overs.

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De Villiers delivered an exhibition in hitting, hammering 16 sixes and nine fours during his lightning innings, following up tons from Hashim Amla (153 not out) and Rilee Roussouw (128).

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