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.April 12, 2021
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.
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.