The 16th season of the Indian Premier League is underway. A total of 10 teams are competing in 74 league games, followed by knockouts, before the final on May 28th.
The IPL 2023 match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and the Chennai Super Kings at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Monday saw a six-hitting spree.
The MS Dhoni-led CSK won the humdinger by eight runs in a game where 33 maximums were hit, the joint highest in an IPL game.
The 17 Sixes hit by CSK in its inning are also its joint most in an IPL match.
Here is the top-15 list of teams to hit most sixes in an IPL innings.
TEAMS WITH MOST SIXES IN AN IPL INNINGS
|S.No.||Team||Opposition||Year||Venue||Total sixes in an innings|
|1||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Pune Warriors India||2013||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||21|
|2||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Gujarat Lions||2016||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||20|
|3||Delhi Daredevils||Gujarat Lions||2017||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi||20|
|4||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Kings XI Punjab||2015||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||18|
|5||Rajasthan Royals||Kings XI Punjab||2015||Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah||18|
|6||Chennai Super Kings||Rajasthan Royals||2009/10||M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai||17|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders||Chennai Super Kings||2018||M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai||17|
|8||Chennai Super Kings||Royal Challengers Bangalore||2018||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||17|
|9||Kolkata Knight Riders||Kings XI Punjab||2019||Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah||17|
|10||Rajasthan Royals||Chennai Super Kings||2020/21||Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah||17|
|11||Chennai Super Kings||Royal Challengers Bangalore||2022||DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai||17|
|12||Chennai Super Kings||Royal Challengers Bangalore||2023*||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||17|
|13||Chennai Super Kings||Kings XI Punjab||2008||IP Bindra Stadium, Mohali||16|
|14||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Kings XI Punjab||2016||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||16|
|15||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Chennai Super Kings||2018||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||16|
(The table is updated after Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings on April 17, 2023).
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