In Modern day with advent of T-20 cricket the batsmen are becoming more fearless and attack the bowler’s right from the start. There are some players in the World at current times who can hit the ball a long way and help their country to post a big total on the board.
Here we look at the top players with most number of sixes in T-20 cricket:
1. Brendon Mucllum – 91 sixes
Brendon McCullum is one of the great batsmen in T-20 cricket. His ability to dominate the bowlers makes him a special batsman. He has hit 91 sixes in T-20 cricket. He made T-20 international debut against Australia in 2005 and since then he has been the part of New Zealand team for such a long time. He has all the shots and disturbs the line and length of the bowler which helps him create pressure on the bowlers all the time. He has 2 T-20 centuries to his name. His highest score in T-20 cricket has been 123.
2. Chris Gayle – 87 sixes
Chris Gayle is one of hard hitters in T-20 cricket. He plays for West Indies team and other T-20 clubs around the World. He has hit 87 sixes in T 20 cricket. He made his T-20 debut against New Zealand 2006. He makes the batting look so easy and is fear for the bowler’s. He has 15 centuries in T-20 cricket which shows the Chris Gayle is a superstar in shorter format of cricket. His highest score in T-20 cricket has been 175 for Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL. In T-20 international matches for his country he has played 34 matches and scored 999 runs with highest score of 117.
3. Shane Watson – 69 sixes
Shane Watson is another player with great six hitting power which makes him a dangerous batsmen. Shane Watson has lot of experience. He has hit 69 sixes in T-20 cricket. He made his T-20 international debut against South Africa in 2006. He has played 48 T-20 and has the highest score of 81. He plays for Rajasthan Royals and has 2 centuries in the IPL. If he is set the bowler will have a tough time and will help the team which he plays to post a big total.
4. David Warner – 67 sixes
David Warner, the opener of the Australia, is an explosive batsman in T-20 cricket. He is an attacking batsman. He has hit 67 sixes in his T-20 career. He made his T-20 international debut against South Africa in 2009. He makes the batting look so pleasing and hits innovative strokes, does not allow the bowler’s to settle in tight line and length. David Warner in the IPL was at his best and was the backbone of Sunrisers Hyderabad team. His highest score in T-20 cricket has been 90 not out.
5. Yuvraj Singh – 63 sixes
Yuvraj Singh the superstar of Indian cricket has helped the Indian team has won many matches for the team with six hitting abilities. He hit six sixes in an over at the T-20 World Cup in 2007 against England and also contributed a lot India winning the World Cup in 2011. He has hit 63 sixes in his T-20 carrer. His highest score in T-20 cricket has been 77 not out. He made his T-20 international debut against Scotland in 2007.