Thisara Perera becomes the first Sri Lankan to hit six sixes in an over

Fahad PervezWeb Editor

31st Mar, 2021. 08:38 pm

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera has become the first batsman to hit six sixes in an over while playing in a domestic match.

According to the reports, Perera achieved this feat while playing a domestic cricket match for his team Sri Lankan army against his opponent team Bloomfield.

He smashed 52 runs off 13 balls, he cleared the boundary almost eight times.

Thisara is the second player to hit six sixes this year, earlier, Kieron Pollard of West Indies hit six sixes off Sri Lanka’s Akila Dananjaya in a T20 international in Antigua.

Perera joins the list of players to hit six sixes in an over previous players who achieved this feat include Garfield Sobers, Ravi Shastri, Herschelle Gibbs, Yuvraj Singh, Ross Whiteley, Hazratullah Zazai, Leo Carter, and Pollard.

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