Test cricket is considered to be a game of patience. The real test of cricketers is in this format. Batsmen have to bat patiently and play in this format. But it has happened many times when even in the test format, the batsmen hit a lot of fours and sixes. Today we are telling you about those three matches when the Indian team hit six sixes in a test match.
India vs South Africa, Visakhapatnam Test - 2019
The Indian team played a test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam in 2019. In both the innings of this match, India had hit 27 sixes in total. Indian batsmen hit 13 sixes in the first innings and 14 sixes in the second innings. Rohit Sharma alone hit 13 and Mayank Agarwal hit 6 sixes.
India vs New Zealand, Mumbai Test - 2012
A test match was played between India and New Zealand in Mumbai in 2012. In this match, the Indian team had hit a total of 18 sixes in both innings, in which 7 sixes were hit in the first innings and 11 sixes in the second innings. In that match, Mayank Agarwal and Axar Patel hit five sixes each for India.
India vs Sri Lanka, Mumbai Test - 2009
When the Indian team went to play a Test match against Sri Lanka at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai in 2009, this match was very exciting. In that match, a total of 15 sixes were hit by India, which were hit in a single inning. Out of this, 7 sixes were hit by Virender Sehwag and 6 sixes by Mahendra Singh Dhoni.