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New Delhi, April 29: The thrill of the Indian Premier League 2021 is at its peak. Like every year, this year too many young and experienced players are raining sixes and fours in the field. After 23 matches in IPL 2021, English wicket-keeper player Johnny Bairstow is currently leading the list of most sixes. He has played six matches so far this season, hitting 14 sixes and 16 fours in six innings. At the same time, Delhi opener Shikhar Dhawan is leading in the race of scoring the most fours. Dhawan, playing six matches so far this season, has hit 33 fours in six innings.
Let me tell you that there are only a few selected players in IPL who have hit 500 fours and 200 sixes. The names of some of the major players are as follows-
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In this list, the first name of the Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli’s name comes first. Kohli has scored 6041 runs in 190 innings at an average of 38.0 in 190 innings while playing 198 matches in this prestigious tournament of the country. During this period, 521 fours and 204 sixes have come out of Kohli’s bat.
The second big name in this list comes from the veteran batsman Suresh Raina of Chennai Super Kings. Raina, playing 199 matches in this league so far, has scored 5489 runs in 194 innings with an average of 33.3. Raina’s bat has yielded a century and 39 half-centuries during this period. Apart from this, he has hit 502 fours and 202 sixes in this league.
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The third name in this list comes from Australian opener David Warner. Warner has so far scored 525 fours and 201 sixes in 148 innings in the IPL.
Talk about the IPL career of David Warner, he has scored 5447 runs at an average of 42.2 in 148 innings while playing 148 matches in this prestigious tournament of the country. He has four centuries and 50 half-centuries in his name in the IPL. Warner’s personal best performance in the IPL is 126 runs.