The most runs in the game of cricket are given to the batsman after hitting sixes. In T20 cricket started in 2005, we see the most sixes. At present, the true meaning of T20 is probably the batting and the rain of fours and sixes.
By the way, it is not easy for any batsman to hit fours and sixes. Currently, the bowler has a lot of new options in bowling, so it is not easy for any batsman to hit the ball straight out of the boundary line and get 6 runs. So in this article, we will tell you about the batsmen hitting the most sixes in T20 cricket.
Let’s look at the top 5 batsmen who have scored the most sixes in T20 international cricket.
Brendon McCallum – New Zealand – 91 Sixes
Brandon McCallum, who used the steps to get the ball to the audience, will always be included in the list of T20 cricket’s biggest power hitter.
New Zealand’s most successful former captain, Brandon McCallum, retired from T20 cricket in 2015. During his T20 career, McCallum was at first place in the list of batsmen with the most sixes for a long time.
Brendon McCallum has scored 2140 runs in 71 matches at T20 cricket at an average of 35.66, including 2 centuries and 13 half-centuries.
At the same time, it also includes 199 fours and 91 sixes. McCallum’s best performance is 123 runs which came against Bangladesh in 2012.
Colin Munro – New Zealand-92 Sixes
New Zealand all-rounder left-handed opener Colin Munro has emerged as the new superstar of T20 cricket. Colin Munro, who made his T20 debut in 2012, has made his own mark in T20 cricket.
Colin Munro has so far scored 1411 runs in 52 T20 Internationals at an average of 33.59, including 3 centuries and 9 fifties. At the same time, it also includes 104 fours and 92 sixes. Munro’s best performance is 109 * runs which came against India in 2017.
Martin Guptill – New Zealand-103 sixes
New Zealand opener Martin Guptill has the amazing ability to hit sixes in a row. Guptill, one of the specialist players of T20 cricket, has scored 2272 runs in T20 cricket at an average of 33.91 in 76 matches so far.
This includes 2 centuries and 14 half-centuries. Guptill’s best performance is 105 runs which came against Australia in 2018. So far Martin Guptill has hit 103 sixes in T20 cricket.
Chris Gayle – West Indies-105 Sixes
Rockstar batsman Chris Gayle of T20 cricket, Universal boss, has hit 105 sixes in his long T20 career so far. No record of T20 can be complete without the name of Universal Boss.
In T20 international cricket, Chris Gayle has so far scored 1627 runs in 58 matches at an average of 32.54, including 2 centuries and 13 half-centuries. Chris Gayle’s best performance is 117 runs which came against South Africa in 2007.
Rohit Sharma – India -107 Sixes
Currently, Rohit Sharma has become the biggest power hitter batsman in T20 cricket. Rohit Sharma played a brilliant inning of 67 runs in 51 balls against the T20 World Champion West Indies team on 4 August 2019.
In this innings, Rohit Sharma hit 6 fours and 3 sixes. With this, he broke the record of Chris Gayle (105) of the West Indies with the most sixes in T20 international cricket and reached the first position with 107 sixes.
Rohit Sharma has so far scored 2422 runs in 96 matches in international T20 cricket at an average of 32.72, including 4 centuries and 17 half-centuries. His best performance is 118 runs which came against Sri Lanka in 2017.