It is always special to make a debut in IPL for any player and it becomes even more fascinating to start the IPL career with a six and will be cherished for a long time. It is not easy to hit a six in one of the best leagues going around in the tournament as high-quality fast bowlers take part in the league.
To add to it, there is a lot of pressure on debut for any player to deliver as there are many players who are waiting in the wings to get a chance. The IPL 2021 is set to get underway on April 9 and it is time to look at three players who started their IPL career with a six.
3 Players Who Began Their IPL Career With A Six:
Kevon Cooper was a regular feature in the Rajasthan Royals line-up from 2012 to the 2014 season and he started his IPL career with a six against the Punjab team in the 2012 season in Jaipur. He is a good hitter down the order as well as bowls good yorkers and has a lot of variations up his sleeve to dismantle the batsman. He was picked up in the auction citing his good performances in the IPL.
Kevon Cooper has played a lot of franchise cricket around the globe and he had some good numbers in IPL. He played 25 IPL games taking 33 wickets at an average of 22.94. His best match figures are four wickets for 26 runs and have turned around some matches for Rajasthan to winning from nowhere. He had been reported for suspect bowling action in the past and is playing for the Trinbago Knight Riders in the CPL.