Biggest Six Of Major League Cricket 2023: These days Major League Cricket is being played in America. The 8th match of the tournament was played between Los Angeles Knight Riders and San Francisco Unicorns. In this match, Los Angeles Knight Riders batsman Andre Russell hit the longest six of the tournament. He hit this six over Pakistan’s fast bowler Haris Rauf, playing for the San Francisco Unicorns.
The video of Russell’s monster six was shared through the official social media of Major League Cricket. Sharing the video, it was written in the caption, “One hundred and eight meters!” That is, the length of this six of Russell was 108 meters. Some time ago Dwayne Bravo of Texas Super Kings had hit a six of 106 meters. But now, Russell has broken Bravo’s record of that six.
This six was hit on the first ball of the 19th over of the second innings. To over, Haris Rauf bowled the first ball slower, which Russell read well and hit hard towards the leg side. It can be seen in the video that the ball fell outside the stadium. The speed of this ball of Haris Rauf was 118.1 kmph.
ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHT METERS!💪
Andre Russell with a SHOT TO THE MOON!🌕 pic.twitter.com/WHYt9HGD1M
— Major League Cricket (@MLCricket) July 19, 2023
Los Angeles Knight Riders lost even after Russell’s quick innings
Electing to bat after winning the toss, the San Francisco Unicorns scored 212 runs on the board for 7 wickets in 20 overs. For the team, Matthew Wade played the biggest inning of 78 runs in 41 balls with the help of 7 fours and 5 sixes. Chasing the runs, the team of Los Angeles Knight Riders could score only 191 runs for 5 wickets in 20 overs.
For the team, Andre Russell, batting at number six, scored an unbeaten 42 in 26 balls with the help of 2 fours and 4 sixes. Apart from this, opener Jason Roy played the biggest innings of 45 runs in 21 balls with the help of 4 fours and 4 sixes. Although the innings of both the batsmen could not take the Los Angeles Knight Riders to the threshold of victory.
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