Cricket World Cup's Six-Hitting Spectacle: Top 5 Players of All Time

Sri Lanka                Afghanistan

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Old Trafford Cricket Stadium

2019 WORLD CUP

Manchester

Eoin Morgan

England's Eoin Morgan holds the record for most sixes in an innings in the Cricket World Cup, with an incredible 17 sixes against Afghanistan in 2019 

SIXES                      17

West Indies               Zimbabwe 

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Manuka Oval  Stadium

2015 WORLD CUP

Canberra

Chris Gayle

West Indian legend Chris Gayle is second on the list with 16 sixes against Zimbabwe in 2015. He is known for his power and ability to hit the ball a long way. 

SIXES                      16

New Zealand          West Indies

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Manuka Oval Stadium

2015 WORLD CUP

Wellington

Martin Guptill

New Zealand's Martin Guptill is third on the list with 11 sixes against the West Indies in 2015. 

SIXES                      11

South Africa           Zimbabawe

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Waikato cricket ground 

2015 WORLD CUP

Hamilton 

David Miller

South Africa's David Miller is fourth on the list with 9 sixes against Zimbabwe in 2015. He is a big-hitting batsman who is known for his ability to finish matches in style. 

SIXES

9

Australia                      Pakistan

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M.Chinnaswamy Stadium  

2023 WORLD CUP

Bengaluru 

David Warner

Australia's David Warner is also fourth on the list with 9 sixes against Pakistan in 2023. He is a destructive opening batsman who is known for his explosive batting style. 

SIXES

9

Mitchell Marsh

Australia's Mitchell Marsh is also fourth on the list with 9 sixes against Pakistan in 2023. He is capable of swinging the momentum with his powerful batting and incisive bowling. 

SIXES

9

Australia                           India 

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Wanderers Stadium 

2003 WORLD CUP

Johannesburg 

Ricky Ponting

Highly successful cricket captain with 67.91% win rate, 220 victories in 324 games.   He is fifth on the list with 8 sixes against Zimbabwe in 2003.  

SIXES                         8

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