Leo Carter becomes the seventh cricketer to hit six 6s in an over
New Zealand batter Leo carter Sunday emulated the tastes of Ravi Shastri & Yuvraj Singh when he entered the history books by becoming the seventh cricket player in the world to hit six 6s in an over.
Carter accomplished the feat during Canterbury Kings' victory over the Knights of the North in the New Zealand Twenty20 national tournament, Super Smash.
The 25-year-old left-handed hitter crushed left-handed spinner Anton Devcich six times over the Hagley Oval boundary during his impressive 70-ball unbeaten blow of only 29 balls to seal a seven-win win for his side while chasing an imposing 220.
Overall, Carter is the seventh player in the world. Cricket to record the feat across all formats in both domestic & international level. He entered the elite list that includes the likes of Gary Sobers, Shastri, Herschelle Gibbs , Yuvraj, Worcestershire's Ross Whiteley & Afghanistan's Hazratullah Zazai.
Carter also became only the fourth batsman to achieve the feat in T20 Cricket in both domestic & international level.
The other batsmen to achieve the feat in T20s include India's Yuvraj (2007), Whitely (2017) & Zazai (2018).