Top 10 Longest Sixes In The IPL 2017

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One of the most viewed cricket league of the world the Indian Premier League (IPL) started on 5th April 2017.

Like every year, the 10th edition of IPL has been no different, as batsmen have been dominating the tournament so far, amassing 200-plus team total on a consistent basis.



In total, 700 plus sixes were hit in the cash-rich league, with Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) left-handed batsman Travis Head leading the charts as far as the longest six of the tournament is concerned.

Travis Head

Head hit the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) speedster Umesh Yadav for a six, which went for 109 metres, over long-on.

Here’s the list of top 10 sixes hit in the IPL 2017:

1.) Travis Head (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
Distance: 109m
Opposition: Kolkata Knight Riders

2.) M.S. Dhoni (Rising Pune Supergiant)
Distance: 105m
Opposition: Royal Challengers Bangalore

3.) Aaron Finch (Gujarat Lions)
Distance: 105m
Opposition: Royal Challengers Bangalore

4.) Chris Gayle (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
Distance: 104m
Opposition: Gujarat Lions

5.) Chris Gayle (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
Distance: 103m
Opposition: Sunrisers Hyderabad

6.) Chris Morris (Delhi Daredevils)
Distance: 102m
Opposition: Rising Pune Supergiant

7.) AB de Villiers (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
Distance: 102m
Opposition: Kings XI Punjab

8.) Sanju Samson (Delhi Daredevils)
Distance: 99m
Opposition: Gujarat Lions

9.) Dwayne Smith (Gujarat Lions)
Distance: 98m
Opposition: Rising Pune Supergiant

10.) Rahul Tripathi (Rising Pune Supergiant)
Distance: 98m
Opposition: Royal Challengers Bangalore