In a six-hitting spectacle, South Africa seized the top spot for the most sixes in the ICC World Cup 2023, reaching a staggering 99 sixes after the semifinal clash against Australia at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The Proteas’ eight sixes in the match propelled them past England’s previous record of 76 sixes set in 2019.
Notably, South Africa’s power-hitting prowess has been a defining feature of their World Cup campaign, with the team consistently clearing the boundaries. Australia, with an impressive 90 sixes, secured the second position in the list, surpassing India’s count of 88 sixes.
The dynamic six-hitting statistics showcase the aggressive and entertaining brand of cricket witnessed in the ongoing tournament. The explosive batting displays from teams like South Africa and Australia have added a thrilling dimension to the World Cup, making it a memorable edition marked by an abundance of big hits.
The latest standings in terms of most sixes in the 2023 World Cup highlight the dominance of South Africa, Australia, and India in the power-hitting department, underscoring the significance of boundary-clearing performances in shaping the outcome of matches.
Here is the list of the most sixes by a team in the 2023 World Cup:
South Africa – 99 sixes
Australia – 90 sixes
India – 88 sixes
New Zealand – 82
Pakistan – 63