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Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL By Players
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Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL

West Indian top-order batsman Chris Gayle has the record of hitting the most sixes in one inning in the IPL. Gayle smashed 17 sixes in a match against Pune Warriors. In this match, Gayle scored 175 runs on 66 balls.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Chris Gayle 175* 17 RCB Warriors
Brendon McCullum 158* 13 KKR RCB
Chris Gayle 128* 13 RCB Daredevils
Chris Gayle 117 12 RCB Kings XI
AB de Villiers 129* 12 RCB Guj Lions
Sanath Jayasuriya 114* 11 Mumbai Super Kings
Murli Vijay 127 11 Super Kings Royals
Andre Russell 88* 11 KKR Super Kings
Chris Gayle 104* 11 Kings XI Sunrisers
Adam Gilchrist 109* 10 Chargers Mumbai

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2023

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Ruturaj Gaikwad 92 9 Super Kings Titans
Kyle Mayers 73 7 Super Giants Capitals
Nicholas Pooran 62 7 Super Giants RCB
Faf du Plessis 73 6 RCB Mumbai
Rinku Singh 48* 6 KKR Titans
Glenn Maxwell 59 6 RCB Super Giants
Virat Kohli 82* 5 RCB Mumbai
Vijay Shankar 63* 5 Titans KKR
Venkatesh Iyer 83 5 KKR Titans
Shikhar Dhawan 99* 5 Punjab Kings Sunrisers

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2022

Lucknow wicket-keeper and batsman Quinton de Kock has hit the highest sixes in an inning in IPL 2022. He hit 10 sixes against Kolkata.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Quinton de Kock 140* 10 Super Giants KKR
Robin Uthappa 88 9 Super Kings RCB
Jos Buttler 116 9 Royals Capitals
Andre Russell 70* 8 KKR Punjab Kings
Shivam Dube 95* 8 Super Kings RCB
Faf du Plessis 88 7 RCB Punjab Kings
Mitchell Marsh 89 7 Capitals Royals
Jonny Bairstow 66 7 Punjab Kings RCB
Rajat Patidar 112* 7 RCB Super Giants
Jos Buttler 70* 6 Royals RCB

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2021

Kieron Pollard, Jos Buttler, and KL Rahul Indian Premier League 2021 hit the most sixes in an inning. They all hit 8 sixes in an inning.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Kieron Pollard 87* 8 Mumbai Super Kings
Jos Buttler 124 8 Royals Sunrisers
KL Rahul 98* 8 Punjab Kings Super Kings
Sanju Samson 119 7 Royals Punjab Kings
Ambati Rayudu 72* 7 Super Kings Mumbai
Deepak Hooda 64 6 Punjab Kings Royals
Andre Russell 54 6 KKR Super Kings
Pat Cummins 66* 6 KKR Super Kings
Devdutt Padikkal 101* 6 RCB Royals
KL Rahul 91 5 Punjab Kings Royals

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2020

In IPL 2020, Sanju Samson & Ishan Kishan smashed 9 sixes and made the record for most sixes in one inning in that edition.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Sanju Samson 74 9 Royals CSK
Ishan Kishan 99 9 Mumbai RCB
Manish Pandey 83* 8 Sunrisers Royals
Chris Gayle 99 8 Kings XI Royals
Faf du Plessis 72 7 Super Kings Royals
KL Rahul 132* 7 Kings XI RCB
Mayank Agarwal 106 7 Kings XI Royals
Sanju Samson 85 7 Royals Kings XI
Rahul Tewatia 53 7 Royals Kings XI
Nicholas Pooran 77 7 Kings XI Sunrisers

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2019

Kieron Pollard hit 10 sixes against Punjab in IPL 2019, the highest number of sixes in an inning that season.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Kieron Pollard 83 10 Mumbai Kings XI
Andre Russell 65 9 KKR RCB
Dinesh Karthik 97* 9 KKR Royals
Hardik Pandya 91 9 Mumbai KKR
Andre Russell 80* 8 KKR Mumbai
Rishabh Pant 78* 7 Capitals Mumbai
Nitish Rana 63 7 KKR Kings XI
Jonny Bairstow 114 7 Sunrisers RCB
Andre Russell 48* 7 KKR RCB
Chris Gayle 63 7 Kings XI Mumbai

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2018

Kolkata Andre Russell & RCB Chris Gayle has hit the most sixes in an inning in IPL 2018. Both hit 11 sixes in one inning.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Andre Russell 88* 11 KKR Super Kings
Chris Gayle 104* 11 Kings XI Sunrisers
Sanju Samson 92* 10 Royals RCB
Shreyas Iyer 93* 10 Daredevils KKR
AB de Villiers 68 8 RCB Super Kings
Ambati Rayudu 82 8 Super Kings RCB
Shane Watson 117* 8 Super Kings Sunrisers
DJ Bravo 68 7 Super Kings Mumbai
Rishabh Pant 85 7 Daredevils RCB
MS Dhoni 70* 7 Super Kings RCB

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2017

Mr.360 AB de Villiers and Rishabh Pant have shared the record for most sixes in innings in IPL 2017. Both hit 9 sixes.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
AB de Villiers 89* 9 RCB Kings XI
Rishabh Pant 97 9 Daredevils Guj Lions
Chris Lynn 93* 8 KKR Guj Lions
David Warner 126 8 Sunrisers KKR
Chris Gayle 77 7 RCB Guj Lions
Brendon McCullum 72 7 Guj Lions RCB
Nitish Rana 62* 7 Mumbai Kings XI
Rahul Tripathi 93 7 Supergiant KKR
Sanju Samson 61 7 Daredevils Guj Lions
Hashim Amla 104* 6 Kings XI Mumbai

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2016

AB de Villiers has hit the most sixes in one inning in IPL 2016. He hit 12 sixes against Gujrat Lions.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
AB de Villiers 129* 12 RCB Guj Lions
Chris Morris 82* 8 Daredevils Guj Lions
Virat Kohli 109 8 RCB Guj Lions
Chris Gayle 73 8 RCB Kings XI
Virat Kohli 113 8 RCB Kings XI
Chris Gayle 76 8 RCB Sunrisers
Virat Kohli 108* 7 RCB Supergiants
AB de Villiers 82 6 RCB Sunrisers
Kieron Pollard 51* 6 Mumbai KKR
Krunal Pandya 86 6 Mumbai Daredevils

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2015

Chris Gayle hit 12 sixes against Punjab in IPL 2015, the highest number of sixes in an inning that edition.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Chris Gayle 117 12 RCB Kings XI
Brendon McCullum 100* 9 Super Kings Sunrisers
David Miller 89* 9 Kings XI Sunrisers
Chris Gayle 96 7 RCB KKR
Harbhajan Singh 64 6 Mumbai Kings XI
Suresh Raina 62 6 Super Kings RCB
JP Duminy 78* 6 Daredevils Mumbai
Suryakumar Yadav 46* 5 KKR Mumbai
Kieron Pollard 70 5 Mumbai Royals
Kieron Pollard 64 5 Mumbai Super Kings

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2014

Glenn Maxwell & Yuvraj Singh has the record for most sixes in innings in IPL 2014. They both send 9 sixes out of the boundary.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Glenn Maxwell 95 9 Kings XI Sunrisers
Yuvraj Singh 68* 9 RCB Daredevils
AB de Villiers 89* 8 RCB Sunrisers
Dwayne Smith 79 8 Super Kings Daredevils
Glenn Maxwell 90 8 Kings XI Super Kings
Virender Sehwag 122 8 Kings XI Super Kings
Wriddhiman Saha
115* 8 Kings XI KKR
Yuvraj Singh 83 7 RCB Royals
Naman Ojha 79* 7 Sunrisers Kings XI
Yusuf Pathan 72 7 KKR Sunrisers

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2013

In IPL 2013, Chris Gayle smashed 17 sixes against Pune and made the record for most sixes in one inning in that edition.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Chris Gayle 175* 17 RCB Warriors
Chris Gayle 85* 9 RCB KKR
Kieron Pollard 66* 8 Mumbai Sunrisers
David Miller 101* 7 Kings XI RCB
Shane Watson 101 6 Royals Super Kings
Rohit Sharma 79* 6 Mumbai Kings XI
Suresh Raina 100* 6 Super Kings Kings XI
Shane Watson 70 6 Royals Super Kings
Chris Gayle 77 6 RCB Kings XI
Chris Gayle 92* 5 RCB Mumbai

Most Sixes in One Inning in IPL 2012

Chris Gayle hit 13 sixes against Delhi in IPL 2012, the highest number of sixes in an inning that season.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Chris Gayle 128* 13 RCB Daredevils
Kevin Pietersen 103* 9 Daredevils Chargers
Chris Gayle 81 8 RCB Warriors
David Warner 109* 7 Daredevils Chargers
Chris Gayle 68 6 RCB Super Kings
Chris Gayle 86 6 RCB KKR
Chris Gayle 82* 6 RCB Mumbai
Chris Gayle 57 6 RCB Warriors
DJ Bravo 43* 5 Super Kings Chargers
Rohit Sharma 73* 5 Mumbai Chargers

Most Sixes in One Inning in IPL 2011

Chris Gayle & Adam Gilchrist has hit the most sixes in an inning in IPL 2011. They both hit 9 sixes in one inning.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Chris Gayle 107 9 RCB Kings XI
Adam Gilchrist 106 9 Kings XI RCB
Chris Gayle 102* 7 RCB KKR
Shaun Marsh 95 6 Kings XI Daredevils
Virender Sehwag 119 6 Daredevils Chargers
Shane Watson 89* 6 Royals Mumbai
MS Dhoni 70* 6 Super Kings RCB
Chris Gayle 75* 6 RCB Super Kings
Suresh Raina 73* 6 Super Kings RCB
Murli Vijay 95 6 Super Kings RCB

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2010

Indian top-order batsman Murli Vijay smashed the most number of sixes in an inning in IPL 2010. He hit 11 sixes against Rajasthan.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Murli Vijay 127 11 Super Kings Royals
Yusuf Pathan 100 8 Royals Mumbai
Yusuf Pathan 73* 8 Royals Chargers
Chris Gayle 88 8 KKR Kings XI
Matthew Hayden 93 7 Super Kings Daredevils
Paul Collingwood 75* 7 Daredevils RCB
Robin Uthappa 68* 6 RCB Super Kings
Murli Vijay 78 6 Super Kings RCB
Naman Ojha 94* 6 Royals Super Kings
Virender Sehwag 75 5 Daredevils Royals

Most Sixes in One Inning in IPL 2009

AB de Villiers, Yusuf Pathan, and Matthew Hayden hit the most sixes in an inning for their team. They all smashed 6 sixes in an inning.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
AB de Villiers 105* 6 Daredevils Super Kings
Yusuf Pathan 62* 6 Royals Daredevils
Matthew Hayden 89 6 Super Kings Kings XI
Adam Gilchrist 71 5 Chargers RCB
Rohit Sharma 52 5 Chargers RCB
Ravi Bopara 84 5 Kings XI RCB
Suresh Raina 98 5 Super Kings Royals
Dwayne Smith 49 5 Chargers Super Kings
Naman Ojha 68 5 Royals Kings XI
Ross Taylor 81* 5 RCB KKR

Most Sixes in an Innings in IPL 2008

Kiwi batsman Brendon McCullum has held the record for most sixes in an inning in the first edition of IPL. McCullum hit 13 sixes against RCB.

Player Runs 6s Team Against
Brendon McCullum 158* 13 KKR RCB
Sanath Jayasuriya 114* 11 Mumbai Super Kings
Adam Gilchrist 109* 10 Chargers Mumbai
Michael Hussey 116* 9 Super Kings Kings XI
Andrew Symonds 117* 7 Chargers Royals
Shaun Marsh 115 7 Kings XI Royals
Virender Sehwag 94* 6 Daredevils Chargers
Yusuf Pathan 61 6 Royals Chargers
Venugopal Rao 71* 6 Chargers KKR
Rahul Dravid 75* 6 RCB Royals
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