AB de Villiers proved that he is so much more than just a man whose face sells Lays potato chips when he hit 166 off 66 balls to make an incredible 408/5 for the Proteas in Friday’s Cricket World Cup match against the West Indies. AAISHA DADI PATEL rounds up reactions from delighted fans.
Aaisha is the Johannesburg-based senior reporter for The Daily Vox, having been a part of the team since its inception in 2014. She is currently completing her master’s degree in media studies at the University of the Witwatersrand. Her research and reporting interests include gender and representations of Muslim women in the media, although she’s covered everything from politics to polar bears.