Which player has hit the longest six in T20l
This dashing player has been out of the central contract
New Delhi. In T20 cricket, most of the batsmen like to play freely. One to one records have also been made in this format. It is not an easy thing to hit 6 sixes in 6 consecutive balls in T20 cricket. But before this many cricketers have done this feat. Today we will tell you who has hit the longest six in T20 International cricket. The setting player is now out of the central contract as well.
Actually, we are talking about Martin Guptill. Martin Guptill is the only player who has hit the longest six in T20 International. Guptill did this feat against South Africa. In the year 2012, he hit a magnificent long six against South Africa. Whose length was said to be 127 meters in total. Guptill hit the shot so fast that the ball fell on the roof of the stadium.
Till date in the history of T20 International, no batsman has been able to hit such a long six. Let us tell you that in November last year, Martin Guptill was dropped by New Zealand Cricket from its central contract list. He was the third player of New Zealand. Earlier, the board had also released Trent Boult and Colin de Grandhomme.
Martin Guptill has scored 2586, 7346 and 3531 runs in his career in 47 Tests, 198 ODIs and 122 T20 Internationals respectively. He has also scored 18 centuries in ODIs and 3 centuries in Test cricket. He is also the player who has scored a double century in ODIs. Many other players have done this feat before.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 20, 2023, 07:21 IST