Most sixes in T20 Cricket: Royal Challengers Bangalore registered their sixth win of the season by defeating Chennai Super Kings by 13 runs in the 49th match of IPL 2022. Batsmen like Virat Kohli, Captain Faf du Plessis, Mahipal Lomror and Dinesh Karthik played an important role in this victory of Bangalore. King Kohli scored 30 runs in 33 balls in this match. Kohli, who came to the opening, hit three fours and a six during his innings. On the basis of this one six, King Kohli has now become the second Sixer King of India.
Kohli has now become the second Indian player to hit the most number of sixes in the history of T20 cricket. He has broken Suresh Raina’s record in this matter. Earlier, Raina was the second Indian player to hit the most number of sixes in the history of T20 cricket. Kohli has hit 325 sixes in 319 innings of 336 matches since 2007.
Raina also has 325 sixes in the same number of matches, but now Virat has overtaken him. Former India captain and world’s best finisher Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who won India two World Cups, has hit 310 sixes in 356 matches so far. Dhoni has now become the fourth Indian player to hit most sixes in the history of T20 cricket.
Rohit Sharma Indian with most sixes
Team India’s current captain Rohit Sharma is the Indian batsman to hit the most sixes in the history of T20 cricket. Rohit has so far hit 429 sixes in 366 innings of 379 matches. At the same time, the record of hitting most sixes in the history of T20 cricket in the world still holds the name of ‘Universe Boss’ Chris Gayle. Gayle has so far hit 1056 sixes in 453 innings of 463 matches.