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Who are the most dangerous batsman in IPL?

AB de Villiers, popularly known as Mr. 360 is the most dangerous batsman in the IPL.

​​AB de Villiers Most Dangerous Batsman in IPL

Abraham Benjamin de Villiers has scored 3 centuries and 33 half-centuries in his overall career in the IPL tournament with an average strike rate of 152.33. He is the 9th leading run-scorer in the history of IPL as he has scored a total of 5056 runs in 176 matches. He has been the opening batsman, wicket-keeper, and bowler for the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) since 2008.

Test and International Career:

  • He is the former South African team captain who debuted in 2004. In 2018, he announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket.
  • The right-handed batsman accumulated over 8,000 runs in Tests, including 22 centuries and 46 half-centuries. 
  • He holds the all-time record in One Day Internationals (ODI) for the fastest 50 (16 balls), fastest 100 (31 balls), and fastest 150 (64 balls).