RR vs PBKS: Chris Gayle creates history, becomes 1st batsman to hit 350 sixes in IPL

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RR vs PBKS: Chris Gayle became the archetypal antheral successful the past of the Indian Premier League to deed 350 sixes. AB de Villiers, 2nd successful the database of IPL six hitters, has deed 237 sixes successful the cash-rich T20 league.

Punjab Kings prima  Chris Gayle added different  T20 grounds   to his name. (Courtesy by BCCI)

Punjab Kings prima Chris Gayle is 1st batsman to deed 350 IPL sixes. (Courtesy by BCCI)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Chris Gayle became archetypal cricketer to smash 350 sixes successful IPL
  • Ab de Villiers is 2nd successful the database with 237 sixes successful IPL
  • Chris Gayle present has 351 sixes successful the IPL from 133 matches

Punjab Kings prima batsman Chris Gayle connected Monday became the archetypal cricketer successful Indian Premier League past to smash 350 sixes successful the tourney erstwhile helium smashed a abbreviated shot from Ben Stokes into the mid-wicket basal for his 1st maximum of IPL 2021.

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Gayle was already the starring six-hitter successful the IPL and needed conscionable 1 much to scope 350 sixes earlier PBKS's archetypal crippled of IPL 2021 against Rajasthan Royals astatine the Wankhede stadium successful Mumbai. He was dismissed for a 24-ball 40 and present has 351 sixes successful the IPL from 133 matches.

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No 1 is anyplace adjacent Chris Gayle successful the six-hitting concern successful the IPL arsenic Royal Challengers Bangalore prima Ab de Villiers is 2nd successful the database with 237 sixes portion Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni is 3rd with 216 sixes. Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma (214) and RCB skipper Virat Kohli (201) implicit the apical 5 list.

Chris Gayle is the 7th highest scorer successful the IPL with 4812 runs successful 133 matches astatine 41.12 with 6 hundreds and 31 half-centuries. He holds aggregate batting records successful the league including the astir sixes (351), astir fig of hundreds (6), the highest idiosyncratic people (175 not out), among others

Earlier successful the match, Rajasthan Royals won the flip and opted to tract successful their opening crippled against Punjab Kings astatine Wankhede Stadium successful Mumbai. The Sanju Samson-led broadside picked their overseas players successful Chris Morris, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler and Mustafizur Rahman. KL Rahul PBKS are going with Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Jhye Richardson and Riley Meredith.