Number of sixes by the current captain of each team in IPL

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Number of sixes by the current captain of each team in IPL

As the excitement of IPL is getting closer day by day, we are providing you with some interesting facts and figures of IPL. So, this time we are here with another interesting stat from the IPL. As captains are confirmed of each IPL team it is now time to look at which captain has what number of sixes in the world’s most-watched T20 league.

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#10 Sunrisers Hyderabad – Kane Williamson

SRH management gave the captaincy to Kane Williamson in the previous season of 2021 and is a player who is not much inclined to T20 format, Williamson has 56 sixes in IPL.

#9 Punjab Kings – Mayank Agarwal

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The newly allotted captain this year Mayank Agarwal will lead Punjab Kings in 2022. As a young player in IPL, Mayank is still a young player and that’s why he has 85 sixes in IPL.

#8 Kolkata Knight Riders – Shreyas Iyer

Another young and talented Indian player Shreyas Iyer will be seen leading Kolkata Knight Riders this year. Iyer has a decent image in IPL and what he has done in the past few years has increased his value more. He has 88 sixes in IPL.

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#7 Royal Challengers Bangalore – Faf du Plessis

South African legend Faf du Plessis will lead Royal Challengers Bangalore this year. Faf played for Chennai Super Kings in previous seasons and he was one of the most integral parts of Chennai. Now he will represent RCB. Faf has 96 sixes in IPL.

#6 Gujarat Titans – Hardik Pandya

One of the two new teams this year is Gujarat Titans. Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya will lead Gujarat Titans in this season. Hardik was part of Mumbai Indians in previous seasons and he was one of the most successful players in MI. Hardik in his IPL career has 98 sixes.

#5 Delhi Capitals – Rishabh Pant

Rishabh Pant who is enjoying the prime of his career will now lead as a full-time captain of Delhi Capitals. Pant is a power hitter and he has delivered many matches-winning performances in IPL. Pant has 113 sixes in his IPL career.

#4 Rajasthan Royals – Sanju Samson

Another young and talented Indian batsman, Sanju Samson was given the captaincy of Rajasthan Royals in the 2021 season, and management decided to go with him and he will lead Rajasthan Royals in 2022. Samson has 132 sixes in his IPL career.

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#3 Lucknow Supergiants – KL Rahul

Lucknow Supergiants is the second new team that is added this year. Indian best T20I batsmen at the moment KL Rahul will lead Lucknow team. Rahul was captain of Punjab last year and now he will lead a new franchise in IPL. KL Rahul has 134 sixes in his IPL career.

#2 Chennai Super Kings – MS Dhoni

One of the most successful and experienced captains in IPL, ME Dhoni is one of the best hitters of a cricket ball. Other than captain he is also a fantastic finisher. Dhoni has many records in finishing and he has also the record of most number of sixes in the final over in IPL. Dhoni has 219 sixes in his IPL career.

#1 Mumbai Indians – Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma who is the captain of IPL’s most successful team Mumbai Indians is at No.1 on our list. As you can see it is the two most experienced captains who are on No.1 and No.2. Rohit is also one of the most experienced players in IPL and he is also playing in IPL from starting. Rohit has 227 sixes in his IPL career.

Anay Pareek joined Sports Big News in 2019. He is an avid cricket fan who finds deep joy in the intricacies of the game. Through his keen observation and deep appreciation for cricket, he aims to incorporate the same level of accuracy in his writings. He predominantly covers the IPL, World Cup and cricket leagues.