Top 10 batsmen with most sixes in T20I
Updated on: Sep 24, 2022 9:56 am IST
The T20 cricket and sixes have a special relation as batters around the globe have created several records down the years. The likes of Rohit Sharma, Martin Guptill, Chris Gayle are some of the renowned players that glittered the stage with their power hitting ability to record the finest tally of sixes. With some of the biggest pitch-hitters on offer here is a list of players with most T20I sixes at international stage.
List of batsmen with most sixes in T20I
|Rohit Sharma (INDIA)||138||176|
|Martin Guptill (NZ)||121||172|
|Chris Gayle (WI)||79||124|
|Eoin Morgan (ENG)||115||120|
|Aaron Finch (AUS)||94||119|
|Paul Stirling (IRE)||114||111|
|Evin Lewis (WI)||50||110|
|Collin Munro (NZ)||65||107|
|Virat Kohli (INDIA)||106||104|
|David Warner (AUS)||91||100|
Rohit Sharma currently leads the tally for most sixes at the international stage. The Indian skipper is currently on 176 sixes in the T20I format and is also one of the highest run scorers in the T20I format.It took Rohit 138 matches to reach the accolade of most sixes with Martin Guptill siting on his shoulder.
The Kiwi batter is currently on 172 sixes in the T20I format and is going toe-to-toe with the Indian batter. Interestingly both Guptill and Rohit are also in running for most T20I runs while their ODI tallies of 264 and unbeaten 237 are the best ODI scores ever recorded in an innings.
The list then sees West Indies legend Chris Gayle as he resides on 124 sixes to his name79 innings and is one of the best players of T20 cricket. To add to his astonishing tally he is a two-time T20 World Cup winner for the Caribbeans.
Former England captain Eoin Morgan and current Australia skipper Aaron Finch then come in contention as they have 120 and 119 sixes respectively, with the set to surpass Gayle in the coming T20 World Cup.
The top 10 list is completed by Irish batter Paul Stirling (111) and Evin Lewis (110) sixes while former India captain Virat Kohli also makes the cut with 104 sixes to his name. Australia’s David Warner also resides with 100 sixes to his name and is ranked 10th in the list.