IPL Stats: Which Bowlers Have Conceded The Most Sixes In The IPL?
IPL Stats & Records - Here are the top 5 bowlers who have conceded the most sixes in IPL history.
IPL Stats & Records - The 15th season of the IPL started with 2021 runners up Kolkata Knight Riders thrashing defending champions Chennai Super Kings on March 26th at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. With two new franchises, the tournament has been a close fight as expected.
The batter-dominated T20 format is often a nightmare for bowlers. Batters are looking to thrash the bowlers most of the time and it becomes difficult for the bowler to come back after getting hit for a boundary.
Here are the top 5 bowlers who have conceded the most sixes in IPL history.
#5. Yuzvendra Chahal (158 sixes)
Yuzvendra Chahal ranks 5th on this list of bowlers who have conceded the most sixes. In 199 innings and 2,592 deliveries, Chahal has been smacked for 158 sixes. However, the leggie also has 156 wickets with an economy of 7.57. Yuzi Chahal is currently a part of the Rajasthan Royals team in the IPL 2022 and is the leading wicket-taker in the tournament at the moment.
#4. Ravichandran Ashwin (158 sixes)
Chahal's bowling partner at Rajasthan Royals, Ravichandran Ashwin ranks next with 158 sixes smacked against him. Ashwin has bowled 3,642 deliveries in 170 IPL matches and has registered 147 wickets to his name with an impressive economy of 6.93.
#3. Ravindra Jadeja (170 sixes)
Chennai Super Kings' captain Ravindra Jadeja ranks on the third spot in this list with 170 sixes conceded in 177 matches. Jadeja has bowled a total of 3,127 deliveries in his IPL career and has picked 132 wickets at an economy of 7.63. Jadeja was retained by CSK for 16 crores INR ahead of IPL 2022 mega auction and was appointed as the skipper after MS Dhoni resigned from the captaincy prior to the tournament's start.
#2. Amit Mishra (175 sixes)
Former Indian spinner Amit Mishra ranks second on this list, despite being one of the leading wicket-taker in the IPL history. A total of 175 sixes have been smashed against Mishra in 154 matches and has picked up 166 wickets in 3,245 deliveries he bowled in his IPL career.
#1. Piyush Chawla (182 sixes)
Former Indian leg spinner ranks 1st on this list of bowlers who have conceded the most sixes in IPL history, with 182 sixes smacked against him in 164 matches. Piyush Chawla has bowled 3,274 deliveries in his IPL career and has registered 157 wickets to his name at an economy of 7.88.
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