Top 10 Batsmen With Most Sixes in T20 World Cup History – (All Times)

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T20 World Cup is the fastest mega tournament in the game of Cricket. Batsman give their best and try to go for maximum to get big totals for their teams. We have seen some of the best hard hitters in T20 world cups. Here are the batsman with most sixes in ICC T20 World Cups.

ICC T20 Cricket World Cup Most Sixes

Player’s Name Inns Runs HS Avg 4s 6s
Chris Gayle
(West Indies)
26 920 117 40 75 60
Yuvraj Singh
(India)
28 593 70 23.72 38 33
Shane Watson
(Australia)
22 537 81 28.26 41 31
AB de Villiers
(South Africa)
29 717 79* 29.87 51 30
M. Jayawardene
(Sri Lanka)
31 1016 100 39.07 111 25
Dwayne Bravo
(West Indies)
25 504 66* 24 33 24
Rohit Sharma
(India)
25 673 79* 39.58 59 24
JP Duminy
(South Africa)
23 568 86* 40.57 37 23
Ross Taylor
(New Zealand)
25 562 62* 28.1 32 23
Marlon Samuels
(West Indies)
19 530 85* 31.17 49 21
Luke Wright
(England)
20 439 99* 25.82 35 21
David Warner
(Australia)
23 473 72 21.50 48 21
Shahid Afridi
(Pakistan)
32 546 54* 18.82 49 21

From Chris Gayle to Marlin Samuels, start batsman have lead their team in T20 World Cups with their hard hitting. Not only, they struck boundaries but also the sixes to get maximum runs for their team. These sixes then add to the total and take the sum to a whole new level. Here is the list of Most Sixes in T20 World Cups.

1#. Chris Gayle

One of the best all Rounders and hard hitters of all time in cricket Chris Gayle, takes the top spot on our list. From 2016 to 2021, he has hit 60 sixes in 28 T20 World Cup matches. Gayle has also amassed 920 runs with an average of 40. Apart from it, he also scored 2 hundreds and 5 half centuries in the T20 World cups.

Though, Chris Gayle has retired from test and ODI cricket, but he is the part of West Indies Team Squad in T20 World Cup 2021. West Indies cricket fans are counting on him to give his maximum and win the third T20 World Title for the nation.

Nevertheless, Chris Gayle earns the top spot on our countdown with his highest number of sixes.

2#. Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian Cricketer and allrounder Yuvraj Singh also makes it on our list at the 2nd spot. From 2007 to 2016, he collected 33 sixes in 31 matches. Yuvi also scored 593 runs with an average of 23.72. His highest score in T20 World Cups remained 70 and he also scratched 4 half centuries in T20 World Cups.

Yuvraj Singh who once hit six sixes in an over and set the world record, is now retired. Singh now mentors young cricketers in India.

3#. Shane Watson

Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson takes the 3rd spot on our list. From 2007 to 2016, he played 24 T20 World Cup matches and struck 31 sixes. During this time, Watson also scored 537 runs with and average of 28.26. His best ever score in T20 World Cups was 81. And, he has 5 half centuries in World Cup to his name.

However, Shane Watson have now retired from international Cricket and plays in T20 Leagues.

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4#. Ab Devilliers

At number 4 we have former South African Cricketer AB De Villiers making up on our countdown. He is also known by the name of Mr 360 and is regarded as one of the hard hitters in cricket. From 2007 to 2016, AB De Villiers attended 30 T20 World Cup matches and scratched 30 sixes from his bat.

MR 360 also made 717 runs with an average of 29.87 in the World Cups. His highest score in T20 World Cups was 79*. Apart from it, ABD also gathered 5 half centuries in WC T20. He is now retired from International cricket and plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in Indian Premier League.

5#. Mahela Jayawardene

Legendary Sri Lankan Batsman and one of the highest run scorer in ODI format, Mahela Jayawardene earns the 5th spot on our list. From 2007 to 2014, he took part in 31 T20 World Cup match and struck 25 sixes. Moreover, he also collected 1016 runs with an average of 39.07. His highest score in T20 World Cups remained 100.

Jayawardene recorded one hundred and five half centuries in T20 World Cups. He is the highest run scorer in T20 World Cups and the only batsman to score 1,000 runs in T20 World Cups. Above all, Mahela Jayawardene deserves his place on our list of most sixes in T20 World Cups.

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6#. DJ Bravo

The squad member of 2016 T20 World Cup winning West Indies team and one of the coolest cricketers from West Indies, DJ Bravo joins our list at the 6th spot. From 2007 to 2016, Bravo participated in 29 World Cup matches and struck 24 sixes. Apart from it, he also scored 504 runs with an average of 24 in the course.

His highest score in T20 World Cups remained 66* and he also recorded two fifties in T20 WCs as well. Bravo is included in West Indies Team Squad for T20 World Cup. He is counting on the third T20 title for his country. Young West Indies cricketer in T20 World Cup team squad can learn from his vast experience.

#7. Rohit Sharma

Making the most sixes in T20 World Cups list? How can we miss our Indian Hitman? Yes modern day Indian national cricketer Rohit Sharma also enters his name on our list at the 7th spot. From 2007 to 2016, Rohit Played 28 T20 World Cup matches and collected 24 sixes. Moreover, he also scored 673 runs with an average of 39.58.

His best ever score in T20 World Cup is 79* and he also gathered 6 half centuries as well. Rohit Sharma is the 2nd Highest run scorer in T20 World Cups for India after Virat Kohli. He holds the record for highest individual score in ODI format. However, Our Hitman has yet to score a Hundred in T20 WC.

Above all, Rohit Sharma deserves his name on our list of Most Sixes in T20 World Cups.

8#. JP Duminy

At number 8, we have another South African JP Dumney on our list. Between 2007 and 2016, He attended 25 T20 World Cup matches and scored 23 sixes. Apart from it, Dumney also collected 568 runs with an average of 24 in the course as well. His highest score in T20 World cup remained 86* and he also scored 2 half centuries in the tournaments as welll.

Therefore, JP Dumney surely earns his spot on our list of Most Sixes in T20 WCs.

9#. Ross Taylor

Modern Day New Zealander Cricketer Ross Taylor enters his name on our list at the 9th spot. From 2007 to 2016, he took part in 28 T20 World Cup matches and gathered 23 sixes. Apart from it, he also scored 562 runs with an average of 28.1. His highest score in T20 World Cups was 62*. Not only this, Ross Taylor also made 3 fifties in T20 World Cups as well.

Thus, Ross Taylors surely deserves his name on our list of Most sixes in T20 World Cups.

10#. Marline Samuels

Finally, West Indian Modern Cricketer Marline Samules makes the last spot on our list. From 2007 to 2016, He attended 20 T20 World Cup matches and struck 21 sixes. Moreover, he also scored 530 runs with an average of 31.17 as well. His Best score in T20 World Cup remains 85* with four half centuries.

Samuels is part of West Indies Team Squad in T20 World Cup 2021. He will put his best to win the 3rd title for his country.

Conclusion

T20 World Cup is the 2nd fastest format in Cricket. From Inaugural season, hard hitting batsmen have scoring maximums with over the rope outputs to get big totals for their teams. They with their aggressive batting styles lead their teams to the Title Victories. Some of these hard hitting batsmen listed their names on Most Sixes in T20 World Cups table.

We collected these Batmen and made the list of Top 10 Batsmen with most sixes in T20 World Cups. Who do you think should be on our list? Let us know in the comments.