[WATCH] Proteas captain thanks SA in touching video

In a YouTube video, AB de Villiers thanked South Africans for their unwavering support during the world cup.

A screengrab of Proteas captain AB de Villiers during the special YouTube video.

JOHANNESBURG - Proteas's captain AB de Villiers has sent a heart-warming message in a special new video to all South Africans for the support they have shown throughout the Cricket World Cup tournament.

De Villiers thanked all those who braved the early mornings to watch the team play and assured the nation that they emerged out the competition, a very strong Proteas team, with a lasting legacy for the coming generation.