Ben Stokes Most Sixes In Test Cricket England Vs New Zealand Headingley Leeds
Ben Stokes Records England vs New Zealand: The third match...
Ben Stokes Records England vs New Zealand: The third match of the Test series between England and New Zealand is being played in Leeds. Captain Ben Stokes made a historic record in this match. He has equaled Adam Gilchrist. Stokes has reached the second place with Gilchrist in terms of hitting most sixes in Test matches. He made this record by hitting a six in the first innings of the Leeds Test. He is running in form and performing well. However, he could score only 18 runs in the first innings.
In the Leeds Test, New Zealand scored 329 runs in the first innings. In response, England scored 360 runs in the first innings till all out. During this, Stokes faced 13 balls and scored 18 runs with the help of two sixes and a four. Stokes made a big record in Test cricket in his name. He has reached the second place in terms of hitting the most sixes. In this case, Brayden McCallum is in the first place.
Stokes has hit 100 sixes in 151 innings of 82 Test matches played so far. During this he has scored 5255 runs. While former Australian player Gilchrist has hit 100 sixes in 137 innings of 96 matches. He has scored 5570 runs. In this case, McCallum is in the first place. He has hit 107 sixes in 101 matches. This is the world record for sixes in Test cricket. Stokes is now just a few steps away from breaking this record.
Most sixes in test cricket –
- Brendon McCullum – 101 Tests, 107 Sixes
- Adam Gilchrist – 96 Tests, 100 Sixes
- Ben Stokes – 82 Tests, 100 Sixes
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