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AB DE VILLIERS STEPS DOWN AS SOUTH AFRICA'S ODI CAPTAIN

De Villiers available for selection in all three formats from mid-October

AB de Villiers has announced that he is to stand down from his role as South Africa's one-day captain.

De Villiers has captained his country in 103 of his 222 ODIs but will pass the job on with Faf du Plessis the likely candidate: "Faf du Plessis has proved to be an outstanding captain... Whoever is chosen as the new ODI captain will have my complete support" said de Villiers.