Yusuf Pathan hit 4 consecutive sixes in an over. Little known Kanwar hit 5 sixes in an innings, Virat Kohli played a match winning knock with 6 sixes. Warner with 11 sixes broke the record of Pollard’s 9 sixes in an innings. But, overall the big man Gayle with 24 sixes has created a new record for Champions League edition, and alongwith Warner who hit 19 sixes has surpassed record of 14 sixes each in 2009 and 2010 set by Pollard. Here is the list of the big hitters of the tournament.
The list displays name of players who have hit 5 or more sixes during the tournament.
Highest Sixes in the Tournament
- 24 Gayle (RCB)
19 Warner (NSW)
10 Kohli (RCB)
7 Ferguson (SA), Ingram (Warriors), Pollard (MI)
6 Kallis (KKR), Mayank & Saurabh Tiwary (RCB), Kieswetter (Somerset), Kanwar and Malinga (MI)
5 Vettori (RCB), Blizzard (MI), Gambhir (KKR), Cooper (T&T)