Chris Gayle Becomes First Batsman To Hit 350 Sixes In IPL History
Chris Gayle becomes the first batsman to hit 350 sixes in the history of IPL. The 41-year-old West Indies player played for Punjab in a league match against Rajasthan Royals in the 4th match of IPL 2021. He hit two sixes in this inning. The first six he scored in it became a record in the IPL arena. He has played a total of 133 matches and has recorded 351 sixes so far.
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He continues to top the list of players with the most sixes in IPL history. Second-ranked De Villiers hit 237 sixes and third-placed Dhoni 216 sixes.
Gayle is also the player to hit the most sixes in an innings. He last had 17 sixes when he played for the RCB team in 2013. He also scored 175 runs in that innings. It is also the highest number of runs scored by a single player in the IPL to date.