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10 Cricketers With Most Sixes In ODI

10 Cricketers With Most Sixes In ODI

Cricket is a game where situation definitely becomes aggressive at some stage, and batsmen have to play big shots, especially in ODI format. Maybe it’s for giving a tough target to the opposition to chase, or while chasing to win the match, looking for big shots, but it’s always entertaining. There are many aggressive and professional cricketers who are capable of smashing the ball even out of the ground. So, there are even many cricketers who have hit most sixes in cricket’s history. Let’s take a look at the list of 10 Cricketers With Most Sixes In ODI. Scroll down!

10. Chris Cairns

Chris Cairns sixes

Chris Cairns is an former all-rounder cricketer of New Zealand. He debuted in ODI format in 1989. He was an right-handed batsman and right-arm fast-medium bowler. Overall, quiet an good all-rounder for New Zealand with best records. He smashed 153 sixes in his ODI career. He announced his retirement from all forms of cricket in 2006.

9. Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting is an former Australian cricketer and former captain of the cricket team. He debuted in ODI in 1995. He was an authentic right-hand batsman Australian cricket team ever had. He smashed 162 sixes in his entire ODI career. He announced his retirement in 2012.

8. AB De Villiers

AB De Villiers sixes

AB De Villiers is an South African cricketer and served as a wicket-keeper as well. He debuted in ODI in 2005. He is an highly-skilled and brilliant batsman in the team, and he can be terrific for any bowler. He have smashed 181 sixes in his entire ODI career till now. Currently, he also holds the record of fastest-century off 31 balls.

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7. MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni sixes

MS Dhoni is an Indian cricketer and also serves as a captain of the team. He debuted in ODI in 2004. He has an tremendous style of playing and definitely he is an talented player in Indian cricket team. He have smashed 188 sixes in his entire ODI career, so far. He is also an most successful Indian captain on record.

6. Saurav Ganguly

Saurav ganguly sixes

 

Saurav Ganguly is an former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian cricket team. He deubuted in ODI in 1992. He was also well known as ‘Dada’ and he was an outstanding left-handed batsman. He smashed 190 sixes in his entire career. He announced his retirement in 2008.

5. Brendon McCullum

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Brendon McCullum is an New Zealand cricketer and currently he is the captain of New Zealand cricket team in all three formats. He also serves an wicket-keeper in the team. He debuted in ODI in 2002. He is an brilliant right-handed batsman in the team. He smashed 191 sixes in his career, till now. He as a captain, is also the first one who led his team to the World Cup finals. Overall, he is an magnificent cricketer.

4. Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar sixes

Sachin Tendulkar is an former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian cricket team. He is regarded as one of the legend players in cricket history. He debuted in ODI in 1989. He was an mind-blowing batsman India ever had, in fact, in history of cricket. He also completed the milestone of 100 international centuries. He smashed 195 sixes in his entire career. He announced his retirement in 2012. Tremendous player!

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3. Chris Gayle

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Chris Gayle is an West Indian all-rounder cricketer. He debuted in ODI in 1999. He is quiet an brilliant hitter of the ball as an left-handed batsman, and also he is a good-performing bowler. He briskly plays the game, like hitting the ball over the boundaries for SIX. He has smashed 238 sixes in his entire ODI career, till now.

2. Sanath Jayasuriya

sanath jayasuriya sixes

Sanath Jayasuriya is an former Sri Lankan all-rounder cricketer, regarded as one of the greatest players of all-time. He debuted in ODI in 1989. He was an amazing hitter of the ball as a right-handed batsman. He was capable of smashing huge shots. He has smashed 270 sixes in his entire ODI career. He announced his retirement in 2011.

1. Shahid Afridi

Shahid Afridi

One the first spot of our list is well known Shahid Afridi, an Pakistani all-rounder cricketer. He debuted in ODI in 1996. He is widely regarded as ‘Boom Boom’, because of his aggressive batting all-the-time. He always entertains the audience with his spectacular huge shots. He is a good performer with the bowl as well. As a batsman, he is the first batsman to reach the milestone of 300 sixes. He has smashed 351 sixes so far in his entire ODI career. He announced his retirement from ODI in 2015. Winner of our list!

So, these are the amazing hitters of the ball. What are your thoughts about them? Especially, Shahid Afridi as he is the winner of our list. 🙂 Share your feedback with us.

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