Mumbai Indians (MI) captain Rohit Sharma on Tuesday grew to become the primary Indian cricketer to hit 400 sixes in Twenty20 cricket.
In an IPL 2021 match in opposition to the Rajasthan Royals, Rohit swept Shreyas Gopal over high-quality leg to succeed in the landmark. Rohit was ultimately dismissed for a 13-ball 22.
Whereas Chris Gayle leads the six-hitting leader-board in T20 with 1042 maximums in opposition to his identify, different cricketers with greater than 400 sixes within the format embrace Kieron Pollard (758), Andre Russell (510), Brendon McCullum (485), Shane Watson (467), and AB de Villiers (434).
Rohit is second amongst all prolific strikers in T20 Internationals, with 133 maximums from 111 matches. New Zealand’s Martin Guptill leads the record with 147 sixes.