Most Sixes In Ashes History: The 2023 Ashes series continues between England and Australia. The history of this series is very old. It was started in 1882-83. In 1882, the Australia team went on a tour of England. The first match of the series between the two was played at the Oval ground, in which England had to face defeat. This was the first time England had lost a Test match on home soil. However, do you know which five batsmen have hit the most sixes in the Ashes series? If not, here you will get the answer.
Ben Stokes has hit the most sixes
Ben Stokes holds the record for most sixes in the Ashes. Stokes has so far hit 33 sixes in 21 Ashes matches. Stokes had hit 9 sixes in the second innings of the last Ashes played at Lord’s.
England’s batsmen are also at number two in this record list. On the other hand, if we talk about the top-5, then three of those batsmen are from England. Surprisingly, England’s Stuart Broad is joint fifth with Australia’s Brad Haddin in terms of most sixes in the Ashes. Both have hit 17-17 sixes in the Ashes.
Top 5 batsmen with most sixes in Ashes
1- Ben Stokes – 33 sixes
2- Kevin Pietersen – 24 sixes
3- Ian Botham – 20 sixes
4- Steve Smith – 19 sixes
5- Stuart Broad / Brad Haddin – 17 sixes
Australian team is ahead 2-0
Talking about the 2023 Ashes series, the visiting team is ahead 2-0. Australia won the first Test played at Edgbaston by 2 wickets. At the same time, in the second Test played at Lord’s, the Australian team won by 43 runs. However, both the matches were very exciting.
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