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Most sixes Hit By the Players in IPL History From 2008 to 2023

Most Sixes in IPL History
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Most Sixes in IPL History

Chris Gayle has a record for the highest number of sixes in the Indian Premier League history. Gayle smashed 357 sixes in 141 innings. He represented Kolkata and RCB and currently played for Punjab Kings.

Player Span Inn Runs 6s
Chris Gayle 2009-2021 141 4965 357
AB de Villiers 2008-2021 170 5162 251
Rohit Sharma 2008-2022 222 5879 240
MS Dhoni 2008-2022 206 4978 229
Kieron Pollard 2010-2022 171 3412 223
Virat Kohli 2008-2022 215 6624 218
David Warner 2009-2022 162 5881 216
Suresh Raina 2008-2021 200 5528 203
Shane Watson 2008-2020 141 3874 190
Robin Uthappa 2008-2022 197 4952 182

Most Sixes in IPL 2023

Player Inn Runs 6s
Ruturaj Gaikwad 4 197 14
Nicholas Pooran 4 141 14
Faf du Plessis 3 175 13
Shimron Hetmyer 4 127 10
Virat Kohli 3 164 9
Rinku Singh 3 98 9
Tilak Varma 3 147 9
Kyle Mayers 4 139 9
Axar Patel 4 108 9
Shikhar Dhawan 3 225 8

Most Sixes in IPL 2022

Jos Buttler has smashed the most number of sixes in the IPL 2022. He hits 45 sixes in 17 innings. Liam Livingstone is 2nd player who hit the most sixes in the 2022 IPL.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Jos Buttler 17 863 45
Liam Livingstone 14 437 34
Andre Russell 12 335 32
KL Rahul 15 616 30
Sanju Samson 17 458 26
Quinton de Kock 15 508 23
David Miller 16 481 23
Rovman Powell 12 250 22
Nitish Rana 14 361 22
Dinesh Karthik 16 330 22

Most Sixes in IPL 2021

Top-order batsman KL Rahul has smashed the highest sixes in IPL 2021. He hits 30 sixes in 13 innings. Faf du Plessis is 2nd on the list, who smashed 23 sixes in 16 matches. 

Player Inn Runs 6s
KL Rahul 13 626 30
Faf du Plessis 16 633 23
Ruturaj Gaikwad 16 635 23
Glenn Maxwell 14 513 21
Moeen Ali 15 357 19
Mayank Agarwal 12 441 18
Prithvi Shaw 15 479 18
Ambati Rayudu 13 257 17
Sanju Samson 14 484 17
Nitish Rana 16 383 17

Most Sixes in IPL 2020

In Indian Premier League 2020, Ishan Kishan hit the most sixes. He scored 516 runs in that edition with the help of 30 sixes.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Ishan Kishan 13 516 30
Sanju Samson 14 375 26
Hardik Pandya 13 281 25
Nicholas Pooran 14 353 25
Eoin Morgan 14 418 24
Chris Gayle 7 288 23
AB de Villiers 14 454 23
KL Rahul 14 670 23
Kieron Pollard 12 268 22
Quinton de Kock 16 503 22

Most Sixes in Indian Premier League 2019

West Indian all-rounder Andre Russell has smashed the most sixes in IPL 2019. In 13 matches, he hit 52 sixes and scored 510 runs this season.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Andre Russell 13 510 52
Chris Gayle 13 490 34
Hardik Pandya 15 402 29
Rishabh Pant 16 488 27
AB de Villiers 13 442 26
KL Rahul 14 593 25
Quinton de Kock 16 529 25
MS Dhoni 12 416 23
Chris Lynn 13 405 22
Kieron Pollard 14 279 22

Highest Sixes in IPL 2018

In Indian Premier League 2018, Rishabh Pant smashed the most sixes. He hits 37 sixes in 14 matches.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Rishabh Pant 14 684 37
Shane Watson 15 555 35
Ambati Rayudu 16 602 34
KL Rahul 14 659 32
Andre Russell 14 316 31
AB de Villiers 11 480 30
MS Dhoni 15 455 30
Kane Williamson 17 735 28
Chris Gayle 11 368 27
Evin Lewis 13 382 24

Most Sixes in IPL 2017

Glenn Maxwell has the record for hitting the most number of sixes in IPL 2017. He smashed 26 sixes in 13 innings.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Glenn Maxwell 13 310 26
David Warner 14 641 26
Rishabh Pant 14 366 24
Kieron Pollard 16 385 22
Robin Uthappa 13 388 21
Hardik Pandya 16 250 20
Chris Lynn 7 295 19
Aaron Finch 13 299 19
Sanju Samson 14 386 19
Brendon McCullum 11 319 18

Most Sixes in Indian Premier League 2016

In Indian Premier League 2016, Virat Kohli smashed the highest sixes. In this edition, Kohli scored 937 runs and hit 38 sixes in 16 matches.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Virat Kohli 16 973 38
AB de Villiers 16 687 37
David Warner 17 848 31
Chris Gayle 10 227 21
Kieron Pollard 12 207 16
KL Rahul 12 397 16
Dwayne Smith 12 324 16
Rohit Sharma 14 489 16
Brendon McCullum 16 354 16
Andre Russell 8 188 15

Most Sixes in IPL 2015

Chris Gayle hit the highest number of sixes in Indian Premier League in 2015. He hits 38 sixes in 14 matches.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Chris Gayle 14 491 38
Kieron Pollard 14 419 28
Brendon McCullum 14 436 23
Virat Kohli 16 505 23
AB de Villiers 14 513 22
David Miller 13 357 21
Lendl Simmons 13 540 21
Shreyas Iyer 14 439 21
David Warner 14 562 21
Rohit Sharma 16 482 21

Most Sixes in Indian Premier League 2014

Glenn Maxwell has the record for hitting the most sixes in IPL 2014. He smashed 36 sixes in 16 innings.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Glenn Maxwell 16 552 36
Dwayne Smith 16 566 34
Yuvraj Singh 14 376 28
AB de Villiers 13 395 24
David Warner 14 528 24
David Miller 16 446 21
Yusuf Pathan 12 268 20
JP Duminy 14 410 20
MS Dhoni 15 371 20
Brendon McCullum 14 405 19

Most Sixes in IPL 2013

West Indian batsman Chris Gayle smashed 51 sixes in IPL 2013 and holds the record for most sixes in that edition.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Chris Gayle 16 708 51
Kieron Pollard 18 420 29
Rohit Sharma 19 538 28
MS Dhoni 16 461 25
David Miller 12 418 24
Virat Kohli 16 634 22
Shane Watson 16 543 22
Dwayne Smith 13 418 19
Suresh Raina 17 548 18
Michael Hussey 17 733 17

Most Sixes in IPL 2012

In IPL 2012, Chris Gayle hit the highest number of sixes. He smashed 59 sixes in 14 matches.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Chris Gayle 14 733 59
Kevin Pietersen 8 305 20
Cameron White 13 479 20
DJ Bravo 16 371 20
Virender Sehwag 16 495 19
Suresh Raina 18 441 19
Shikhar Dhawan 15 569 18
Rohit Sharma 16 433 18
Faf du Plessis 12 398 17
David Hussey 15 396 17

Most Sixes in IPL 2011

Chris Gayle hits the most number of sixes in IPL 2011. He hits 44 sixes in 11 innings.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Chris Gayle 12 608 44
MS Dhoni 13 392 23
Shaun Marsh 13 504 20
Paul Valthaty 14 463 20
Murli Vijay 16 434 20
Virender Sehwag 11 424 18
Yuvraj Singh 13 343 18
Adam Gilchrist 14 383 18
Shane Watson 11 330 17
Suresh Raina 16 438 17

Highest Sixes in IPL 2010

Wicket-keeper batsman Robin Uthappa hit the most sixes in IPL 2010. He played in 14 matches and smashed 27 sixes.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Robin Uthappa 14 374 27
Murli Vijay 15 458 26
Yusuf Pathan 14 333 24
Suresh Raina 16 520 22
Saurabh Tiwary 15 419 18
Andrew Symonds 16 429 18
Kieron Pollard 14 273 17
Chris Gayle 9 292 16
Adam Gilchrist 16 289 16
Matthew Hayden 16 346 16

Most Sixes in IPL 2009

Adam Gilchrist hit the highest number of sixes in IPL 2009. He hits 29 sixes in 16 matches.

Player Inn Runs 6s
Adam Gilchrist 16 495 29
Matthew Hayden 12 572 22
Suresh Raina 14 434 21
Rohit Sharma 16 362 18
Yuvraj Singh 14 340 16
Dwayne Smith 8 215 15
Ross Taylor 11 280 15
Tillakaratne Dilshan
13 418 13
AB de Villiers 13 465 12
Brendon McCullum 13 285 12

Most Sixes in Indian Premier League 2008

In IPL 20008, Sanath Jayasuriya smashed the highest number of sixes. He hits 31 sixes in 14 innings. 

Player Inn Runs 6s
Sanath Jayasuriya 14 514 31
Shaun Marsh 11 616 26
Yusuf Pathan 15 435 25
Virender Sehwag 14 406 21
Rohit Sharma 12 404 19
Adam Gilchrist 14 436 19
Yuvraj Singh 14 299 19
Shane Watson 15 472 19
Suresh Raina 14 421 18
David Hussey 13 319 17

FAQs

Who Hit Most Sixes in IPL By Indian Player?

Rohit Sharma has smashed the most sixes in Indian Premier League as an Indian Player. Rohit hit a total of 240 sixes in IPL history by playing 222 matches.

Which Season Has the Most Sixes in IPL?

In the Indian Premier League 2012 season the most sixes were smashed by Chris Gayle. In this season total of 59 sixes were hit.

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