Most 6s in IPL: Players with most sixes in IPL history

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When it comes to Indian Premier League (IPL), or any T20 competition for that matter, sixes form an important part. The big hits can be viewed as the soul of T20 matches and ones that induce the much-needed entertainment quotient in the game.

Traditionally speaking, there has been no dearth of big hitters in the richest cricket in the world. With the 2019 edition in touching distance, here are the top 5 batsmen to hit most sixes in IPL history.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • ‘Six machines’ Chris Gayle sits at the top of the list with 326 sixes
  • MS Dhoni and AB de Villiers share the 2nd and 3rd spots 209 and 212 sixes
  • The first season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was launched in 2008.  To date, 12 seasons of the IPL have been conducted successfully. Virat Kohli has made the highest runs (5412) in the IPL tournaments followed by the Suresh Raina (5368). In fact, Suresh Raina and Virat Kohli are the only two players in the IPL history who have scored more than 5000 runs. Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli is hist most sixes in IPL history. Chris Gayle is hit Most hundreds in IPL history hit 6 centuries and Virat Kohli hit 5 centuries in IPL.
  • Indian Premier League (IPL)  is the most-watched T-20 tournament and the second-best paying sporting league globally.  Currently, IPL is comprised of the 8 teams. Mumbai Indians is the most successful team of the IPL which has won 4 titles so far followed by the Chennai Super Kings.
  • Virat Kohli has made the highest number of runs (5412) in the IPL tournaments. To date, Sri Lankan Lasith Malinga has taken the highest wickets (170) followed by the Amit Mishra who have taken 157 wickets in the IPL history.

List of  Most 6s in IPL history 

S.NoPlayer NameMatRunsHSSR6s
1Chris Gayle1254484175151.02326
2Ab de Villiers1544395133151.23212
3MS Dhoni190443284137.85209
4Rohit Sharma1884898109130.83194
5Suresh Raina1935368100137.14194
6Virat Kohli1775412133131.61191
7David Warner1264706126142.39181
8Shane Waston1343575117139.53177
9Kieron Pollard148275583146.77176
10Yusuf Pathan1743204100142.97158
11Robin Uthappa177441187130.5156
12Yuvraj Singh132275083129.71149
13Bendon McCullum1092880158131.74130
14Andre Russell64140088186.41120
15Ambati Rayudu1473300100125.95120
16Dwayne Smith91238587135.2117
17Virender Sehwag1042728122155.44106
18Dinesh Karthik182365497129.8101
19Shikhar Dhawan159457997124.896
20Rishabh Pant541779128162.6994

Top 5th batsman hist list Most 6s in IPL

1. Chris Gayle’s 1st  Most 6s in IPL

 

Batting and FieldingMatNoRunsHSAveBFSR100504s6sCTST
Career125154484175*41.132,969151.02628369326250
201913149099*40.83319153.6004453400
2018112368104*40.88252146.0313302720
2017902007722.22163122.6901151420
20161002277622.70150151.3302172140
201514249111740.91333147.4412393810
2014901964621.77184106.5200181220
2013164708175*59.00453156.2914575130
2012152733128*61.08456160.7417465920
201112360810767.55332183.1323574420
2010902928832.44184158.6902301620
20097117144*28.50143119.5800151050

2. Ab de Villiers

 

Batting and FieldingMatNoRunsHSAveBFSR100504s6sCTST
Career154324395133*39.952,906151.23333357212937
201913344282*44.20287154.0005312660
201812248090*53.33275174.5406393060
20179121689*27.00163132.5101121660
2016163687129*52.84407168.79165737190
2015163513133*46.63293175.0812602280
201414239589*35.90249158.6303262470
20131443606436.00219164.3802341580
201216531964*39.87198161.1103261545
20111643126534.66243128.3902211472
2010701114515.8511993.27007060
2009154465105*51.66355130.98133912130
2008619526*19.009896.93005130

3. Ms. Dhoni’s  2nd Most 6s in IPL

 

Batting and FieldingMatNoRunsHSAveBFSR100504s6sCTST
Career19065443284*42.203,215137.850232972099838
201915741684*83.20309134.62032223115
201816945579*75.83302150.66032430113
201716429061*26.36250116.00011516103
201614528464*40.57210135.2301181484
20151753725331.00305121.9601271783
2014161037157*74.20250148.4001222031
201318546167*41.90283162.89043225152
201219535851*29.83278128.7701269122
201116439270*43.55247158.7002252355
201013228766*31.88210136.660226856
200914533258*41.50261127.200222944
20081644146541.40310133.5402381560

4. Rohit Sharma’s 3rd Most 6s in IPL

Rohit Sharma

 

Batting and FieldingMatNoRunsHSAveBFSR100504s6sCTST
Career188284898109*31.603,744130.82136431194830
20191514056728.92315128.5702521040
20181422869423.83215133.0202251280
20171723336723.78273121.9703319100
201614348985*44.45368132.8805491620
201516248298*34.42333144.7403412150
201415239059*30.00302129.1303311650
201319553879*38.42409131.5404352870
2012172433109*30.92342126.60133918130
20111633728733.81297125.2503321370
20101624047328.85302133.7703361490
20091633625227.84315114.9201221850
200813140476*36.72273147.9804381980

5. Suresh Raina’s 5th Most 6s in IPL

 

Batting and FieldingMatNoRunsHSAveBFSR100504s6sCTST
Career193285368100*33.343,914137.141384931941010
20191713835923.93314121.970345970
201815344575*37.08336132.4404461290
20171434428440.18307143.9703421340
20161513997528.50312127.8803391070
20151723746224.93304123.02023116110
20141635238740.23358146.08055119110
2013184548100*42.15365150.13145018100
20121914417325.94325135.69013619110
201116243873*31.28325134.7604361740
201016552083*47.27364142.85044522100
20091404349831.00308140.9002372170
200816342155*38.27296142.22033518100

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