Chris Gayle (Photo Credits: File Photo)
IPL 2023: Preparations for IPL 2023 have started. The mini auction is to be held on 23 December for the next season of the Indian Premier League. Every player wants to play in the world’s biggest cricket league and wants to make big records in his name. Many big records have been made in this tournament, breaking which is the dream of every batsman. Today we tell you which 4 batsmen have hit the most sixes in an innings in the history of IPL.
West Indies legend Chris Gayle loves the record. His name is found in every record list of cricket. Famed Chris Gayle by the name of Universe Boss has made many big records of IPL. Gayle is also the player to hit the most sixes in an inning of IPL. In 2013, playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore, he hit 17 sixes in an inning against Pune Warriors. This is the most sixes hit by a batsman in an inning in the history of any T20 cricket. Gayle played a record inning of 175 runs in 66 balls in that match.
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In the first season of IPL, Brendon McCullum scored his first century. McCullum had hit the most 13 sixes in an innings while playing for Kolkata Knight Riders. He played a memorable inning of 158 runs in 73 balls against the Royal Challengers. During one he had hit a total of 10 fours and 13 sixes.
Chris Gayle has made many records of IPL. He holds many records for hitting the most sixes in an inning. Gayle played a brilliant inning of 127 runs against Delhi Capitals in the year 2012. During this, he hit a total of 7 fours and 13 sixes.
AB de Villiers
South African legend AB de Villiers is fondly called by his fans as 360 degree. De Villiers is known for hitting shots in every corner of the ground. His name also has records of IPL. In the year 2026, playing for Royal Challengers, he played an explosive inning of 129 runs against Gujarat Lions. In which a total of 10 fours and 12 sixes were included.
Gayle is also at number 5 in the list of most sixes in IPL. Gayle played a brilliant inning of 117 off 57 balls against Punjab Kings in the year 2015. During this, he had hit a total of 7 fours and 12 sixes.
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First Published : 30 Nov 2022, 04:10:55 PM
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