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| On Dec 27, 2021 6:51 PM IST

Most Sixes in IPL History – Indian Premier League Stats

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Most Sixes in IPL History – The limited overs cricket demands pro activeness in hitting boundaries. With the game getting shorter day by day, the player with terrific ball striking capabilities are now getting preferred.

Most Sixes in IPL History

In the Indian Premier League history, there have been many batters who have made their careers by playing well in the tournament. The six hitting capabilities are in much demand due to the increase in competitiveness between the bowlers and batters. Nowadays, the thick willow also helps in hitting sixes, and making the game more enjoyable to the cricket fans.

Here is the list of 5 batsmen who have hit most sixes in Indian Premier League

1. Chris Gayle

The Universe Boss has certainly the best batter in the T20 format due to his power hitting and consistency during all these years. In the Indian Premier League history, Chris Gayle has hit 357 sixes in 142 matches.

Matches Runs IPL Sixes
142 4965 357

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2. AB de Villiers

One of the best overseas players in the Indian Premier League served the Royal Challengers team well during his IPL career. AB de Villiers is at the 2nd number in the list with 251 sixes, and finished the games well in crucial situations by his ability to maintain composure.

Matches Runs IPL Sixes
184 5162 251

3. Rohit Sharma

Apart from helping Mumbai Indians team to clinch 5 titles, Rohit Sharma has been a standout player in the tournament as well. He has hit 227 sixes and has given good starts to the team and thereby laying a strong platform.

Matches Runs IPL Sixes
213 5611 227

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4. MS Dhoni

The Captain Cool has been the best captain in Indian Premier League, with the Chennai Super Kings team qualifying 11 times for the playoffs, and 9 for finals. MS Dhoni has been a stalwart of the team right from the inaugral edition and has hit 219 maximums in 220 matches.

Matches Runs IPL Sixes
220 4746 219

5. Kieron Pollard

The West Indies player with immense power and confidence in his abilities, has been a good support to the Mumbai Indians team. Kieron Pollard has struck 214 sixes in 178 matches.

Matches Runs IPL Sixes
178 3268 214

 

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