Andre Russell of Kolkata Knight Riders smashed a 109-metre six against Delhi Capitals in an IPL 2023 match at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi on Saturday.
The West Indian powerhouse smoked a delivery that landed in the slot from pacer Mukesh Kumar over mid-wicket for the huge maximum in the 20th over where he hit three consecutive sixes. Russell’s 109-m hit is the fourth-longest six of the season so far.
RCB skipper Faf du Plessis has hit the longest six of the season so far, a 115-metre maximum against Lucknow Super Giants in Bengaluru.
Here are the longest sixes of IPL 2023 so far:
|Batter||Distance (in metres)||Opponent||Ground|
|Faf du Plessis (RCB)||115||Lucknow Super Giants||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru|
|Jos Buttler (RR)||112||Lucknow Super Giants||Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur|
|Shivam Dube (CSK)||111||Royal Challengers Bangalore||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru|
|Andre Russell (KKR)||109||DelhI Capitals||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi|
|Shivam Dube (CSK)||102||Lucknow Super Giants||M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai|
|Rinku Singh (KKR)||101||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Eden Gardens, Kolkata|
|Venkatesh Iyer (KKR)||101||Gujarat Titans||Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad|
|Rahmanullah Gurbaz (KKR)||101||Punjab Kings||IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali|
|Nehal Wadhera (MI)||101||Royal Challengers Bangalore||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru|
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