Shane Watson: 42 sixes in 2011
Former Australian cricketer, Shane Watson is regarded as one of the greatest all-rounders of all time. He was a destructive hitter of the ball at the top of the order and also handy with the ball as well. Watson batted in the middle-order during the initial period of his career before he was sent up the order. The Australian all-rounder had no problem batting against pace or spin. During his career, he played a plethora of destructive knocks.
Once he got into the groove, it wasn’t easy for the opposition to stop him. He was known for explosive hitting displays in white-ball cricket. The Australian hit 130 sixes in 190 one-day internationals during his career. He holds the record for hitting the most number of sixes in the year 2011. He hit 42 sixes in ODIs in the year 2011.
Watson scored 6466 runs in 190 one-day internationals at an average of 31.8 during his international cricket career.