T20I cricket has a large fan base due to the exciting and engaging format of the game, and also because of the format’s composition and length. The batters are unconcerned about their wickets, whereas the bowlers’ main objective is to limit the number of scoring and create pressure.
Players usually strive to smash as many boundaries as possible during their innings to build on their team score.
On that note, let’s take a look at the five players with more sixes than fours in T20Is.
1. Hardik Pandya
Hardik Pandya is one of the most explosive batsmen in the present era. His hard-hitting abilities are well known to the world, and he has proved his mettle on several occasions, whether it’s for Mumbai Indians or for the Indian team.
He has represented India in 49 T20Is and has scored 484 runs at a scintillating strike rate of 145. The all-rounder has smashed 30 maximums and 27 fours.
2. Albie Morkel
Albie Morkel was a dependable and consistent bowling all-rounder for South Africa who provided valuable cameos at the end.
Morkel featured in 50 T20Is for the Proteas, scoring 572 runs at a massive strike rate of 142. The all-rounder was known for his clean hitting abilities and displayed it by smashing 39 sixes and just 29 fours.
3. Andre Russell
One of the most lethal and dangerous batters in T20 cricket, Andre Russell’s name is not a surprise in this list. Russell’s power-hitting abilities are a threat to the bowlers, and he has displayed it on numerous occasions.
He has represented West Indies in 59 T20Is, scoring 709 runs at an enormous strike rate of 156 and has also smashed 59 sixes and 40 fours in the process.
4. Kieron Pollard
Kieron Pollard is a veteran of white-ball cricket, especially T20s. The ease at which he clears the rope makes him a threatening and minacious batsman. The West Indian skipper has the ability to turn the match on his own shoulders, and we have witnessed that in the IPL for Mumbai Indians as well as for the country.
Pollard has represented West Indies 84 T20Is and has scored 976 runs at a strike rate of 137. He has also smashed sent the ball over the ropes on 91 occasions while also scoring 79 fours.
5. Evin Lewis
West Indies opener Evin Lewis is a powerful striker of the ball and also the only opening batter on the list. He has been a vital member of the West Indian side and has provided some ferocious starts to them.
In 43 T20Is, Lewis has scored 1277 runs at a strike rate of 160 which is very high considering he is an opener. He has also notched two centuries and has 101 sixes and 92 fours under his belt.