ESPN named the 100 most famous athletes in the world – and AB was ranked 99th; the only South African to make the list.
The lanky bowler starts Friday's Test match against Australia with a nine-for and 300 Test wickets to his name.
Australian cricket is engulfed in scandal after TV cameras caught Cameron Bancroft attempting to manipulate the condition of the ball during the team’s third Test match against South Africa
Does winning by any means also include cheating?
Rabada is free to play with immediate effect, which looks set to be the third Test against Australia on Thursday.
Kagiso Rabada was found guilty of “inappropriate and deliberate physical contact with a player” after brushing shoulders with Australia skipper Steve Smith.
Clearly, KG is something special. The Aussies may have to appeal his unfair height differential next.
Rabada made Steve Smith and Australia look as soft as a baby's bottom. That's the objective Proteas-fan take on the whole tragic saga...
Everything you need to know about South African cricket's latest sensational champion-in-waiting: Aiden Markram.
The Proteas easily brushed aside India on day five of the second Test – any chance of resistance was blown away by Ngidi's maiden sixfer.