He made himself available for the one-day World Cup past year, only to be rejected, with officials saying he left it too late and calling him up would be unfair to other players.
Though, nothing is confirmed abut when de Villiers will return but he will have to appear in few out of the 11 Twenty-20 Internationals (T20Is) that South Africa will play before the World Cup in October and November.
With the highest of 69, he scored at an average of 45+ and a strike rate of over 150, nearly ideal in T20 cricket.
The road back to the Proteas for AB de Villiers may not be as straightforward as many hope it will be.
"It's not a guarantee, once again".
"There's a lot that needs to happen before that becomes reality (but) I would love to", he said. "From my experience of the last couple of weeks with how [head coach Mark Boucher] works, he really believes in processes - you've got to earn it".
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Jacques Kallis was also hired as a batting consultant and De Villiers admits that he is delighted to see his former teammates involved after the recent turmoil at CSA.
"There are a lot of players (involved with CSA) who I used to play with".
"So it's much easier to communicate than it used to be in the past".
"It doesn't mean that everything is going to be sunshine and roses, but it's definitely a lot easier and it feels comfortable, the language that's being used and just the feel that everyone has at the moment in South Africa about the cricket". He has been involved in the Mzansi Super League and I'm sure if he shows interest, he'll be involved in some of the series we'll be playing (before the WT20).
The conversation had progressed as far as the details of "what does the next year look like in terms of T20 cricket - how many games; where, when, what?"
Faf du Plessis, the current Skipper of the team, said, "People want AB to play, and I am no different".
But first he will play the final five regular season games and a potential BBL finals series in what could be a ideal preparation for October's World Cup.
South Africa are scheduled to play three T20I matches against England and three against Australia in February next year, before touring West Indies in the winter. Even after he retired, he kept entertaining his fans by featuring in various T20 tournaments around the world.