Leo Carter becomes seventh cricketer to hit six 6s in an over
New Zealand batsman Leo Carter emulated the likes of Ravi Shastri and Yuvraj Singh when he entered the history books by becoming the seventh cricketer in the world to hit six 6s in an over.
Carter achieved the feat during his side Canterbury Kings’ win over Northern Knights in New Zealand’s domestic Twenty2 tournament Super Smash.
Overall, Carter is the seventh player in world cricket to record the feat across all formats in both domestic and international level. He entered the elite list that includes the likes of Gary Sobers, Shastri, Herschelle Gibbs, Yuvraj, Worcestershire’s Ross Whiteley and Afghanistan’s. Hazratullah Zazai.
Carter also became only the fourth batsman to achieve the feat in T20 cricket in both domestic and international level .The other batsmen to achieve the feat in T20s include India’ Yuvraj (2007), Whitely (2017) and Zazai (2018).