New Zealand home cricket group Canterbury batsman Leo Carter has change into the fourth batsman on the planet to hit six sixes in an over in T20 cricket. The 25-year-old Carter hit six sixes within the T20 Super Smash Tournament at over from spinner Anton Devcic of Northern Districts at Hagley Oval floor in Christchurch.
Left-handed batsman Carter scored an unbeaten 70 off 29 balls. <! –
His innings included seven sixes and three fours. He achieved this feat within the 16th over of Canterbury's innings.
Talking about T20 cricket, earlier than this, Yuvraj Singh (T20 International) Ross Whitley and Hazratullah Jazai have hit six sixes in an over. In T20, Misbah-ul Haq and Alex Hales additionally hit six consecutive sixes, however not in a single over, but in addition included balls from the subsequent over. Kieron Pollard has additionally performed this, however within the warm-up match of the Big Bash League.
Six sixes in six balls thus far –
1.Gary Sobers (First Class Cricket)
In cricket, the fun of sixes all the time speaks up. And if a batsman blows six sixes from six balls, then what to say. 49 years in the past Sir Gary Sobers did this feat for the primary time. A beautiful feat was added to Sir Gary Sobers on 31 August 1968. He hit 6 sixes in all 6 balls of Malcolm Nash's over from Glamorgan whereas enjoying from Nottinghamshire in English County.
2. Ravi Shastri (First Class Cricket)
17 years later, on 10 August 1985, Ravi Shastri equaled Sir Gary. When he hit sixes off all balls of the over of Tilak Raj within the Ranji match towards Baroda.