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Web desk Sports march, 30
10. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Mahendra Singh Dhoni hit 112 meter long six in 2011-12 in the Commonwealth Bank Series against Australia.It was the helicopter shot the most popular Indian captain is famous for.
9. Ijaz Ahmed
Ijaz Ahmed hit 115 meter long six in 1999 against England and cleared the stadium and the a new ball brought to play with.
8. Corey Anderson
He hit 120 meter long six against India during a tour of New Zealand in 2014.It was hit to Ishant Sharma.New Zealand chased down a target of 292 and won.Corey Anderson also holds the record of striking the second fastest century in ODI cricket.
He hit 132 meter long six against India in the ICC World T20 in 2010 in Bridgetown.He hit it to Yusuf Pathan.He once held the record for the highest score of 215 runs in a World Cup.
6. Shahid Afridi
He hit one of the longest sixes During Pakistan’s tour to Australia in 2005 at Perth. Not only did the he made it clear the boundary, but also went to the second tier of the stands.Afridi also once held the record of the fastest ODI century in 37 deliveries.
5. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
He had hit the 5th longest six of all time on March 8th in 2009 during India’s tour to New Zealand.It was also a helicopter shot.
4. Mark Waugh
This Australian player hit the 4th longest six till date against the Kiwi spinner, Daniel Vettori in November 1997 during the second test of New Zealand’s tour to Australia.
3. Yuvraj Singh
He hit a 119 metres long six in T20 international against Australia in September 2007.He hit it against one of the fastest pacers in international cricket, Brett Lee.
2. Shahid Afridi
He hit 153 meters long six against South Africa in the 3rd ODI of the series during Pakistan’s tour to South Africa.
1. Albert Trott
Albert Trott was a test player for both England and Australia in the late 1800s.He hit the longest six against in cricket history till date.It was 164 meters long.In 1899, he hit a six that cleared the pavilion of the Lord’s Cricket Ground