AB de Villiers set to get married

AB de Villiers proposed to his 24-year-old girlfriend Danielle Swart with Taj Mahal in the backdrop © Getty Images

Johannesburg: Mar 30, 2013

South African cricket captain AB de Villiers proposed to his 24-year-old girlfriend Danielle Swart in India on Sunday.

According to a report on channel24.co.za, De Villiers, who took over as South Africa’s captain in ODIs and T20s last year, asked Swart to marry him in front of the Taj Mahal in India.

“AB asked Danielle on Sunday in India to marry him and she said yes. He is very happy.”

Teammates Dale Steyn and JP Duminy wrote on social media about the upcoming wedding.


According to Times of India, South African allrounder Jacques Kallis’s girlfriend Shamone was said to be floored by the way AB de Villiers proposed to his lady love with the Taj Mahal in the backdrop.