IPL 2017 Most Sixes: The 10th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 is just started but more than 150 sixes have been hits by players so far in the tournament. Sixes is one of the most important and interesting parts of T20 cricket. One six can change can situation of the match, so the teams who hit highest sixes have most chances to win the match.
Indian Premier League is all about entertainment and crowd loves when batsmen hits fours and sixes. Fans come to stadiums to watching long sixes from their favourite players. And IPL has never disappointed their fans. Here are the top batsmen who have hit most sixes in IPL 2017.
Most Sixes by Batsmen in IPL 2017
|AB de Villiers||6||125.40||6||12|
Like the previous year, this year too there are total 8 teams who are participating in IPL 2017 – Daredevils (DD), Gujarat Lions (GL), Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Mumbai Indians (MI), Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH).
The T20 cricket has always favoured the batsmen and they have dominated the game with batting. Every team wants hard hitter in their squad who can hit big sixes. IPL also recognises these players and have introduced special awards for players who hit maximum numbers of sixes in a match. The batsman who hits the most sixes gets Maximum Sixes Award and INR 1 lakh prize money and a trophy.
AB de Villiers of Royal Challengers Bangalore has been so far the most destructive batsman in the IPL 2017. He has hit 10 sixes so far. Kolkata Knight Riders’ opener Chris Lynn was leading the table of most sixes by batsmen in IPL 10 but unfortunately, he has been ruled out of the league due to injury. He has hit 9 sixes in 2 while Glenn Maxwell has hit sixes.