Pakistan Super League which is a domestic cricket tournament played in Pakistan by 6 teams, organized by PCB, Pakistan Cricket Board in 2016, this year makes the 9th edition of the league. In this tournament, we will be having a total of 37 matches scheduled between the dates, of 17th February to 18th March 2024.
This T20 edition of the cricket format has seen some remarkable records by the batsmen and bowlers. In today’s post, we will be specifically talking about the player who has hit the maximum number of sixes in the history of PSL since its inception in 2016 till now. The Pakistan Super League (PSL) stands out as one of the leagues experiencing this significant increase in six-hitting. So check out who hit the most sixes in PSL History.
Who hit the most sixes in PSL History?
Since the inception of T20 cricket, one aspect of the game has witnessed a remarkable surge: the number of sixes being struck. It is humbly observed that in a T20 match nowadays, there are approximately 10 sixes hit collectively across both innings. In PSL the player that tops the list of most sixes hit is Fakhar Zaman.
Fakhar Zaman holds a score of 100 sixes being hit in the journey of PSL so far since 2016. Lahore Qalandars selected him for the first edition, of the 2017 Pakistan Super League, where he received close mentorship from New Zealand player Brendon McCullum. He is closely followed in the list of most sixes by Kamran Akmal from Peshawar Zalmi with a record of 89 sixes.
Fakhar Zaman – What do you need to know?
Zaman gained widespread recognition following his remarkable century in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy final, where he was awarded the Man of the Match for his outstanding innings of 114 runs off 106 balls against India. Additionally, he set a new record as the fastest player from Pakistan to reach 1,000 runs in ODIs, in 2018.
|Birth Date and Place
|10 April 1990 (age 33)
Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
|5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
|Slow left-arm orthodox