West Indies genius cricketer Kieron Pollard has become quite recently the third batsman in worldwide cricket to hit 6 sixes in an over. Pollard accomplished the accomplishment when he hit Sri Lanka’s Akila Dananjaya out of the recreation center multiple times in the sixth over of West Indies’ effective pursue in the main T20I at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua on Thursday.
KIeron Pollard joins World Cup-winning previous India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh as the solitary other batsman to hit 6 sixes in an over in T20I cricket. At the global level, it was previous South Africa opener Herschelle Gibbs who accomplished the accomplishment first – in a World Cup 2007 match against the Netherlands.
Yuvraj Singh had become the principal player to hit 6 sixes in an over in T20I cricket against England’s Stuart Broad in the debut version of the T20 World Cup in 2007.
For Akila Dananjaya, it was an evening of boundaries as he had gotten a cap stunt in the past over prior to yielding 6 sixes in an over to Kieron Pollard. West Indies won the principal T20I of the 3-coordinate arrangement. by 4 wickets after effectively gunning down 132.
Akila Dananjaya had gotten a cap stunt in his first finished, eliminating the preferences Evin Lewis (28), Chris Gayle (0), and Nicholas Pooran (0). West Indies were in a spot of trouble at 62 for 4 in the wake of losing a whirlwind of wickets yet the sixth overe turned it around for the hosts.
How Kieron Pollard hit 6 sixes in Akila Dananjaya’s finished
In the principal bundle of the sixth over, Pollard hit Dananjaya over the long-on limit in the wake of getting down on one knee.
In the subsequent conveyance, Pollard hit a full conveyance straight in the sight screen with fantastic force.
The third six came from a more extensive conveyance as Dananjaya attempted to stop the progression of sixes. It didn’t help as Pollard crushed it over wide-long on.
In the fourth conveyance of the over, Pollard got it from outside off and crushed it into the profound mid-wicket stands.
The fifth one was a Pollard exceptional as Dananjaya pulled the length back and bowled it somewhat short. Be that as it may, the West Indies chief shook onto the backfoot and pulled it straight over the bowler’s head.
The 6th one came when Pollard crushed Dananjaya, who came around the wicket, into the mid-wicket stands. The Sri Lanka spinner attempted to fire it into the stumps however Pollard flicked it into the stands.
Pollard 11-ball 38 aided Sri Lanka weapon down the objective in 13.1 overs and take a 1-0 lead in the 3-coordinate arrangement.