Flood of sixes, 299 sixes were hit in 16 matches

Flood of sixes, 299 sixes were hit in 16 matches


IPL 2024: This time there is tremendous batting in IPL. A lot of runs are being scored and there is a flood of boundaries as well. Everyone saw Naren’s stormy innings in Kolkata and Delhi on Wednesday. Batsmen including Klaasen, Abhishek Verma, Russell, Sunil Narine, Shimav Dubey, Rishabh Pant have been seen scoring half-centuries in less than 25 balls. The effect of the stormy innings of these batsmen is also visible on the team score. On Wednesday, KKR made the second highest score of IPL by making 272 runs for seven wickets against Delhi, while before this, Sunrisers Hyderabad team had made 277 runs in 20 overs against Mumbai, which is the highest score of IPL. You can gauge the stormy batting from the fact that 299 sixes have been hit in 16 matches, which is a new record. Before this, 246 sixes were hit in 16 matches in the 2023 IPL. The worst season in terms of most sixes was 2013, in which only 127 sixes were hit.

28-28 runs are being scored in one over.

After recovering from the car accident, Rishabh Pant is also not lagging behind in playing stormy innings. Even though the Delhi Capitals team lost on Wednesday, captain Pant made a record by taking all the balls of Venkatesh Iyer out of the boundary. Venkatesh Iyer’s over became the most expensive over of this session. Pant scored 28 runs with the help of two sixes and four fours.

Visakhapatnam: kolkata knight riders’ sunil narine celebrates his half century during the indian premier league (ipl) t20 cricket match between delhi capitals and kolkata knight riders, at dr. YS Rajasekhara reddy aca-vdca cricket stadium, in visakhapatnam, wednesday, april 3, 2024. (pti photo/r senthilkumar) (pti04_03_2024_000290a)

Klaasen ahead in hitting boundaries

Talking about sixes, Heinrich Klaasen is currently leading. Klaasen has hit 17 sixes in a total of three matches. Sunil Narine (KKR), Nicholas Pooran (Lucknow) and Ryan Parag (Rajasthan) are in second place. All three have hit 12 sixes each.

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After 16 matches: Record of sixes made in 2024

Ipl 2024: This time there was a flood of sixes, 299 sixes were hit in just 16 matches.



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