Andre Russell: Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Andre Russell scored 24 runs in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Russell hit 2 sixes and 1 four in his innings. Andre did not play big innings but has made a record in T20 cricket. He has done the feat of hitting 600 sixes in T20 cricket. He has now reached the third position in the list of most sixes. Chris Gayle is at number one in this list. Gayle has hit 1056 sixes in T20 cricket. Kieron Pollard is in second place. Pollard has a record of hitting 813 sixes.
top 3 batsman caribbean
Andre Russell holds the record for hitting 600 sixes in T20s. The top three batsmen in this list are Caribbean. Rohit Sharma holds the record for most sixes in T20 cricket for India. Rohit has hit 472 sixes.
Record of most sixes in IPL
Chris Gayle holds the record for most sixes in IPL. Gayle has hit 357 sixes in IPL. AB de Villiers has hit 251 sixes in IPL. Rohit Sharma has so far hit 250 sixes, MS Dhoni 237, Virat Kohli 229, Pollard 223, David Warner 217 and Suresh Raina 203.
Varun won KKR in the last over
At the same time, Hyderabad was defeated by 5 runs in the match played on Thursday. SRH needed 9 runs in the last over to win. KKR’s mystery spinner Varun Chakraborty allowed Hyderabad to score only 3 runs and put the victory in the team’s bag. Sunrisers needed 38 runs in the last 5 overs, but the team could score 32 runs. There was not a single fifty from both the teams in the match.