MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina and Rohit Sharma in race to become first Indian to hit 200 sixes in IPL

By Cricnwin Staff

Gurugram

MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina and Rohit Sharma are involved in a three-way race to become the first Indian to hit 200 sixes in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Having hit 186 sixes so far, Dhoni is currently ahead of Raina and Rohit, who have hit 185 and 184 sixes respectively.

Dhoni, the former India captain, is joint-second with AB de Villiers in the list of most sixes hit by an individual in the IPL. West Indies’ Chris Gayle leads the list with 292 sixes. India captain Virat Kohli is fifth in the list with 178.

Here is the top-10 list - 

Player Matches Sixes

C Gayle 112 292
AB de Villiers 141 186
MS Dhoni 175 186
S Raina 176 185
R Sharma 173 184
V Kohli 163 178
D Warner 114 160
S Watson 117 157
Y Pathan 164 157
K Pollard 132 154

The IPL 2019 starts March 23. Defending champions Chennai Super Kings will face Royal Challengers Bangalore in the tournament opener.