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IPL 2021: 5 Players With The Most Sixes In The History Of The Tournament

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Indian cricket fans are all set to welcome IPL 2021, which commences next month on April 9, 2021. In the first match of IPL 2021, Mumbai Indians and Royals Challengers Bangalore will take on each other. IPL 2021 will see slight changes in the teams as many new players have joined different teams after IPL 2021 auction.

Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals, Rajasthan Royals, and Punjab Kings will be the eight teams that will battle against each other in IPL 2021 for the trophy. No team will have the home advantage in IPL 2021 as teams will play at neutral venues. A total of six venues have been finalized to host IPL 2021 matches.

Hitting sixes is considered a big achievement in the IPL tournament. The players are awarded cash prizes for hitting the most sixes in an IPL match.

Also, the player who hit most sixes in an IPL tournament is awarded Maximum Sixes Award. Here we take a glance at 5 players who have hit the most sixes in the history of Indian Premier League.

IPL 2021: 5 Players With The Most Sixes In The History Of The Tournament

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli (Image Credit: Twitter)

Virat Kohli holds the 5th rank in hitting most sixes in the Indian Premier League. In 184 innings, Virat Kohli has hit 201 sixes in his IPL career. Virat Kohli has been part of every IPL season and associated with Royal Challengers Bangalore since IPL 2008. Kohli is also the leading run-scorer in IPL with 5878 runs.

He has also hit 5 centuries and 39 half-centuries in the tournament so far. Virat Kohli will lead Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2021.

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