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Most sixes hit by a batsman in ICC T20 World Cups

The ICC T20 World Cup is one of the most exciting and thrilling events in the world of cricket. This tournament brings together the best T20 teams from around the world to compete for the title of T20 world champion. One of the most exciting aspects of T20 cricket is the ability of batsmen to hit sixes, which is why it is always exciting to see which player will hit the most sixes in the tournament. In this blog, we will closely examine the batsmen who have hit the most sixes in ICC T20 World Cups.

Chris Gayle

The Jamaican superstar Chris Gayle is widely regarded as one of the greatest T20 batsmen of all time. In ICC T20 World Cups, he has hit an incredible 63 sixes, the most by any batsman in the tournament’s history. Gayle has played in five T20 World Cups, and his most memorable innings came in the 2007 T20 World Cup when he scored 117 off just 57 balls against South Africa, hitting seven fours and 10 sixes.

Rohit Sharma

The Indian opener Rohit Sharma is another big-hitting batsman who has made a name for himself in T20 cricket. In ICC T20 World Cups, he has hit 38 sixes, which puts him in second place on the list of most sixes in the tournament. Sharma has played in six T20 World Cups, and his most memorable innings came in the 2015 T20 World Cup when he scored 50 off just 29 balls against South Africa, hitting three fours and four sixes.

Shahid Afridi

The Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi is a true legend of T20 cricket, and he has been a regular feature in the T20 World Cup since its inception in 2007. Afridi has hit 39 sixes in T20 World Cups, which puts him in third place on the list of most sixes in the tournament. His most memorable innings came in the 2009 T20 World Cup, when he scored 51 off just 34 balls against New Zealand, hitting two fours and six sixes.

Brendon McCullum

The New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman Brendon McCullum was one of the most explosive and aggressive batsmen in T20 cricket. In ICC T20 World Cups, he hit 35 sixes, which puts him in fourth place on the list of most sixes in the tournament. McCullum played in five T20 World Cups, and his most memorable innings came in the 2012 T20 World Cup when he scored 123 off just 58 balls against Bangladesh, hitting seven fours and 11 sixes.

Eoin Morgan

The English captain Eoin Morgan is a fearless and attacking batsman who has made a name for himself in T20 cricket. In ICC T20 World Cups, he has hit 34 sixes, which puts him in fifth place on the list of most sixes in the tournament. Morgan has played in five T20 World Cups, and his most memorable innings came in the 2014 T20 World Cup when he scored 71 off just 31 balls against South Africa, hitting six fours and seven sixes.

In conclusion, the ability to hit sixes is a crucial factor in T20 cricket, and the batsmen mentioned above are some of the best in the business. While there have been many big-hitting batsmen in T20 World Cups, these five players have hit the most sixes in the tournament’s history, and their performances.

2 Comments

2 Comments

  1. Mark

    February 23, 2023 at 9:29 pm

    Universe Boss all the way, I till believe that once Gayle adjusts the his gloves by opening them and tightening them, the next ball is going for a six.

  2. Indu

    February 24, 2023 at 2:09 am

    Wow

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