ICC Cricket World Cup: Top players with most sixes

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The most coveted cricket tournament of all time ICC Men’s World Cup has witnessed countless swashbuckling knocks played across all eleven edition so far. As social media and search engines are active ,abuzz with the World Cup news and information and the excitement is building ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.

In the ongoing World Cup, Currently England’s Captain Eoin Morgan leads the chart with 22 sixes. In particular, Morgan hit 17 of those sixes in a single innings against Afghanistan. Besides, his feat of 17 sixes is the most by any batsman in an ODI innings. The batsmen have hit more than 240 sixes till now.

Now, let us look at the batsmen who have managed to hit the ball over the ropes for the most number of times in the World Cup history.

5 Herschelle Gibbs

Sixes 28
Innings 23
Batting Average 56.15
Runs 1065

 

4 Brendon McCullum

Sixes 29
Innings 27
Batting Average 33.72
Runs 742

 

3 Ricky Ponting

 

Sixes 31
Innings 42
Batting Average 45.86
Runs 1743

 

2 AB de Villiers

Sixes 37
Innings 22
Batting Average 63.52
Runs 1207

 

1 Chris Gayle

Sixes 47
Innings 31
Batting Average 37.93
Runs 1138

 

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