ODI cricket is likely one of the most performed codecs in cricket globally. That is additionally loved probably the most by the spectators. There was a time when gamers used to take care of bowlers in fours solely, however later after the induction of T20 cricket batsmen grew to become aggressive and commenced to hit sixes fairly often within the One Day Internationals additionally. However explosive gamers like Gayle, Afridi, MS Dhoni, and Rohit Sharma have proven the artwork of hitting sixes within the well-known 50 over format. Essentially the most fascinating factor is 5 batsmen are from India on the listing of high 10 gamers with probably the most sixes within the One Day internationals. Let’s ponder the gamers with the most sixes in ODI.
Most Sixes In ODI By a Batsman
Right here is the up to date listing of in style and high batsman who holds the data for many sixes in ODI Cricket as of now –
Former Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi has smashed probably the most sixes in ODIs, 351 sixes in 398 ODI matches. Afridi served Pakistan for 19 lengthy years (1995-2015). With a mean of 23.57, Shahid has made 8064 runs. Together with probably the most variety of sixes, Afridi has hit 730 fours additionally.
The swashbuckling opener from Jamaica, Chris Gayle has hit 331 sixes within the ODI format, the 2nd most sixes in ODI. Gayle has performed 301 ODIs and scored 10480 runs with a commendable common of 37.83. Gayle is understood for attacking the ball from the start in worldwide cricket. Gayle’s highest rating is 215 off 147 balls towards Zimbabwe, which got here within the ICC 2015 World Cup. The 41 years outdated was part of the 2004 Champions Trophy-winning staff.
Present Indian opening batsman Rohit Sharma has smacked the third most variety of sixes (275) within the ODI format. Rohit has notched up 9825 runs in 243 ODI matches with a formidable common of 48.91 Rohit Sharma’s 264 towards Sri Lanka in 2014, is the very best rating by any batsman in ODI cricket historical past.
Former Srilankan swashbuckling opener Sanath Jayasuriya comes at no 4 by way of hitting sixes, 270 sixes in 445 ODI matches. Jayasuriya has amassed 13430 runs with an excellent common of 32.36. His 13430 runs are the 4th highest by a batsman in ODIs. Sanath has additionally smashed 1500 fours in ODI cricket, which can also be the 2nd highest in One Day format.
Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni occupies the fifth spot within the matter of smashing sixes, 229 sixes in 350 matches. Mahi has amassed 10773 runs with an unimaginable common of fifty.57. MS is the one lower-order batsman on the earth with a mean of over 50 in ODIs. MS Dhoni is known as one of the best finisher on the earth. Dhoni has hit 826 fours too in his profession.
Present English restricted over format captain Eoin Morgan has struck the sixth most variety of sixes (220) in ODI cricket historical past. Morgan has to date performed 246 ODI matches for England and scored 7701 runs with a mean of 39.69. Morgan is likely one of the finest hitters of the ball recently. He led the England staff to win the 2019 World Cup. The southpaw hit 17 sixes in his 148 runs innings towards Afghanistan within the 2019 World Cup, which is the very best by any batter in an ODI inning.
AB DE Villiers
AB DE Villiers has hit the seventh most variety of sixes in ODIs, 204 sixes in 228 matches. Generally known as “Mr 360” for his means to play pictures throughout the park. He has made 9577 runs with a charming common of 53.50. De Villiers additionally holds the file of hitting the quickest 50, 100, and 150 in One Day internationals.
Ex-Kiwi wicket-keeper batsman Brendon McCullum has smashed the eighth most variety of sixes in ODIs, 200 sixes in 260 matches. McCullum has scored 6083 runs with a good common of 30.41. Brendon McCullum has additionally hit probably the most variety of sixes in checks (107).
The best run-scorer in ODI cricket Sachin Tendulkar has additionally made it to the listing, 195 in 463 ODI matches. Sachin has whacked 18426 runs with a wow common of 44.83. A very powerful factor about Sachin is he scored towards nice bowlers like Wasim Akram, Glenn McGrath, Waqar Younis, Courtney Walsh, Shane Warne, and many others. Sachin has additionally hit 2016 fours in his ODI profession, which is the very best by any batsman in ODI cricket.
Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has smashed 190 sixes in ODI cricket. In his 15 years profession (1992-2007) Ganguly made 11363 runs in 311 matches with a mean of 41.02. Dada is the primary Indian captain to win the Champions Trophy in 2002. Ganguly is the person who modified the face of Indian cricket in the course of the powerful time India was going by means of in 2000.
High 10 Gamers With Most Sixes In ODI
|Shahid Afridi (PAK)||389||369||351|
|Chris Gayle (WI)||301||294||331|
|Rohit Sharma (IND)||243||236||275|
|Sanath Jayasuriya (SL)||445||433||270|
|MS Dhoni (IND)||350||297||229|
|Eion Morgan (ENG)||246||228||220|
|AB DE Villiers (SA)||228||218||204|
|Brendon McCullum (NZ)||260||228||200|
|Sachin Tendulkar (IND)||463||452||195|
|Sourav Ganguly (IND)||311||300||190|
|Martin Guptill (NZ)||198||195||187|
|Ricky Ponting (AUS)||375||365||162|
|Jos Buttler (ENG)||165||138||158|
Shahid Afridi has hit probably the most sixes in ODI (351).
Rohit Sharma has smacked probably the most sixes for India in ODI (275).
Eoin Morgan hammered probably the most sixes in an ODI innings (17 sixes towards Afghanistan).
Virat Kohli has 138 sixes in 265 innings in ODI.
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