Top 5 players who scored most sixes in an innings in T20 World Cup

West Indies opener Gayle made 100 off 48 balls against England at Wankhede Stadium.

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ICC men’s T20 cricket World Cup will begin from June 2 in West Indies and USA. There will be 20 teams participating in that mega tournament. It will be full of entertainment for all the cricket lovers around the globe. In this article, we will tell you the top 5 players who scored the most sixes in an innings in T20 World Cups.

#5 David Warner

In a match between India and Australia in the 2010 T20 World Cup in Bridgetown. Australian left-handed opening batsman David Warner made 72 off 42 balls where he scored 7 sixes in his innings.

#4 Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian left-handed middle-order batsman, Yuvraj Singh scored 7 sixes against England in a T20 World Cup match in 2007 in Durban. It was that same match where Yuvraj smashed 6 sixes in an over against Stuart Broad of England.

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Yuvraj Singh hit 6 sixes in an over
Yuvraj Singh

#3 Rilee Rossouw

South African middle-order batsman, Rilee Rossouw made a brilliant hundred against Bangladesh in the 2022 T20 World Cup. In his innings, he scored 8 sixes which is third highest by any player in a T20 World Cup match.

#2 Chris Gayle

In 2007 T20 World Cup in the inaugural game between West Indies and South Africa. West Indies opener Chris Gayle scored a fantastic hundred. Gayle smashed 10 sixes in that innings which is second highest by any player in a T20 World Cup match.

Also Read: Top 5 Indian players with the most sixes in T20 World Cups

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#1 Chris Gayle

In the 2016 T20 World Cup, West Indies opener Gayle made 100 off 48 balls against England at Wankhede Stadium. Gayle scored 11 sixes in that innings which is highest by any player in a T20 World Cup match.

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.