2 players who can break Shahid Afridi's record of most sixes in ODI cricket
After Test cricket, the ODI format was introduced to the game. Given that the game will end in a single day, it was designed to make for a better viewing experience. Additionally, it served as a greater form of entertainment for the audience. The flurry of fours and sixes, which is a rare occurrence in Test cricket, is one element of cricket that draws crowds. In the ODI format, players frequently smash sixes, especially in the final few overs.
Shahid Afridi is the batsman who has hit the most sixes in ODIs with 351, he has 80 more than Sanath Jayasuriya, who is second (270). Afridi played for almost 20 years after making his ODI debut at the young age of 16, making sure to put up a mountain of sixes that will be difficult for most players to breach. But here are the 2 players who can break Shahid Afridi’s record of most sixes in ODI Cricket.
2. Jos Buttler - 144 sixes
Jos Buttler, a newly appointed England limited overs captain is one of the prolific right hand batsmen in World Cricket. Until now Jos Buttler has smashed 144 sixes in ODI Cricket. He’s currently one of the best white ball players in World Cricket. Although his captaincy period for England until now has not gone well he will be one of the players who can beat the record set by Shahid Afridi for most number of sixes in ODI history.
1. Rohit Sharma - 250 sixes
Rohit Sharma is one of the best opening batsmen in the world currently. He is well known for his aggressive batting in all forms of Cricket. Rohit Sharma has scored 250 sixes in ODI. He will look to break the record of Shahid Afridi. Rohit Sharma still needs 101 sixes to equal Shahid Afrifi’s record. Even Though Rohit Sharma is not as old Hitman, he will look to break this record.