Most Sixes In IPL 2010: Chennai Super Kings won the Indian Premier League season 2010 by defeating Mumbai Indians by 3 wickets in the IPL 2010 final match at DY Patil Stadium. Sachin Tendulkar scored the most runs 618 throughout the season.
His brilliant performance made his team reach the finals but MI was defeated by the CSK by 3 wickets in the IPL 2010 final match. CSK was led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni and now the CSK franchise is one of the most successful IPL franchises with four trophies so far.
If you’re searching for the most sixes in IPL 2010 then this post is going to be useful for you because we will list down all the players with the most sixes in IPL 2010 season.
Most Sixes In IPL 2010 By A Player
Uthappa was playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore team and was in fine form throughout the tournament. He was opening the innings for his team and was given the license to go after the bowlers from the very first ball. Uthappa’s approach paid off, as he hit a total of 27 sixes in the tournament, which was the most by any batsman in IPL 2010.
His ability to hit sixes was on full display in a match against the Kings XI Punjab on April 16, 2010. He came in to bat when his team was in trouble, but he played with an aggressive intent and took the Kings XI Punjab bowlers to the cleaners. Uthappa hit 6 sixes in his knock of 51 runs off just 21 balls and helped his team to a competitive total of 204/4 in their 20 overs.
Uthappa’s six-hitting ability was not just limited to his innings against the Kings XI Punjab, as he hit at least one six in 10 out of the 14 matches he played in IPL 2010. He was equally effective against both pace and spin bowling, and he used his bat like a sword to cut through the opposition’s bowling attack.
Robin Uthappa’s brilliant performance throughout the season helped his team to reach the playoff matches. He scored 374 runs in 14 innings with an average of 31.16 runs per match in the IPL season 3, his best score was 68 runs not out.
Most Sixes In IPL 2010 (In Inning)
|1||Murali Vijay||127||56||226.79||8||11||RR||03 April 2010|
|2||Yusuf Pathan||100||37||270.27||9||8||MI||13 March 2010|
|3||Yusuf Pathan||73||34||214.71||2||8||DEC||26 March 2010|
|4||Chris Gayle||88||42||209.52||6||8||PBKS||04 April 2010|
|5||Matthew Hayden||93||43||216.28||9||7||DC||19 March 2010|
|6||Paul Collingwood||75||46||163.04||3||7||RCB||04 April 2010|
|7||Murali Vijay||78||39||200.00||4||6||RCB||31 March 2010|
|8||Robin Uthappa||68||38||178.95||3||6||CSK||23 March 2010|
|9||Naman Ojha||94||55||170.91||8||6||CSK||03 April 2010|
|10||Kieron Pollard||45||13||346.15||2||5||DC||13 April 2010|
Murali Vijay from Chennai Super Kings lofted the most sixes in IPL 2010 in a single inning. He lofted 11 sixes against Rajasthan Royals on 03 April 2010. In that match, Vijay scored 127 runs in 56 balls with the help of 8 fours and 11 sixes in his inning.
Because of his brilliant inning, CSK won the match by 23 runs. Murali Vijay played excellently throughout the season which made his team win the IPL season 2010 by defeating Mumbai Indians by 22 runs.
In IPL 2010, Chennai Super Kings won their first IPL trophy. So far, CSK is the second most successful IPl franchise with four IPL trophies.