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Players With Most Sixes In An Innings In IPL History

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The advent of T20 has surely taken the art of six-hitting to unattainable heights. We look at five batters who hold the record for hitting most sixes in an innings in IPL. 

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Chris Gayle - 17In 2013, playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Pune Warriors India, Gayle smashed 17 sixes, a record that still stands today. He scored 175* off just 66 balls, which included 13 fours as well. It was one of the most brutal displays of batting the IPL has ever seen.

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Brendon McCullum - 13Playing for Kolkata Knight Riders against Royal Challengers Bangalore, McCullum smashed 13 sixes in his innings of 158* off just 73 balls in the first match of the IPL.

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Chris Gayle - 13In the IPL 2012, Gayle ended up smashing 13 sixes en route to his unbeaten 128 off just 62 balls, against Delhi Capitals.

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AB de Villiers - 12In 2015, playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Mumbai Indians, de Villiers hit 16 sixes in his innings of 133* off 59 balls. His innings helped RCB post a mammoth 235/1.

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Chris Gayle - 12Chris Gayle's brutal assault against Punjab Kings in IPl 2015 comprised 12 towering sixes. Gayle slammed 117 off just 57 balls to guide RCB to an easy win.

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