Four-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) smashed the third-highest number of sixes in an Indian Premier League (IPL) innings on Sunday. After being put to bat first by KKR, CSK smashed a total of 18 sixes. Holding the first position, a total of 21 sixes were smashed by RCB back in 2013 against Pune Warriors India. Followed by RR with 18 sixes in 2015 against Punjab Kings.
The highest number of sixes in an IPL inning was hit by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) against a now-defunct Pune Warriors India (PWI) back in 2013.
In second place is Delhi Capitals, which had smashed 20 sixes against a now-defunct Gujarat Lions back in 2017.
Besides CSK, Rajasthan Royals (against Punjab Kings in 2020) and RCB (against Punjab Kings in 2015) had also smashed 18 sixes in one IPL innings.