Top 5 Batsmen with Most Sixes in ODI : Smashing sixes in cricket is not an easy thing. It needs a lot of timing to hit the six the against some top-class bowlers. But few batsmans around the world smashed more sixes. Some players are just born for big hitting. Some batsmen do it in an orthodox way while others just see that ball and make disappear out of their sight. Here are the Top 5 Batsmen with Most Sixes in ODI. Check out:
Sachin Tendulkar – 195 Sixes
The Indian legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has hit 195 Sixes in 463 matches and 452 innings. Sachin Tendulkar has hit 2016 fours in International cricket till date. He maintained his average of 45 and his strike-rate is 86.
Brendon McCullum – 200 sixes
Kiwis dangerous opener Brendon McCullum recently entered into the list of 200 Sixes club. He played 260 matches and scored 6083 runs at an average of 30.34. He scored 5 hundreds and 32 half-centuries.
Chris Gayle – 238 sixes
The Caribbean opener Chris Gayle has smashed 238 sixes in 269 matches. He blasted 1038 fours and he average is 37.33 with a strike-rate of 85.
Sanath Jayasuriya – 270 Sixes
Former dashing opener of Sri Lanka, Sanath Jayasuriya blasted 270 sixes in 445 matches. He also slapped 1500 fours in his ODI career. He maintained his average of 32 and a strike-rate of 91.
Shahid Afridi – 351 sixes
Pakistan’s biggest hitter Shahid Afridi is at No.1 in this list with 351 Sixes. He played 398 ODI matches and scored 8064 runs at an average of 23.56, it includes 6 centuries and 39 half-centuries.