Jaskaran Malhotra of USA blasts six sixes in a World cup 2023 Qualifiers match
Jaskaran Malhotra of USA blasted himself into the record books and emulated Yuvraj Singh, Herschelle Gibbs and Keiron Pollard in white-ball cricket to hit 6 sixes in an over in their World cup 2023 league qualifiers match against Papua & New Guinea.
It was an exhibition of extraordinary hitting by Jaskaran in the last over of the innings bowled by a medium-fast bowler Gaudi Toka.
The USA were 235/9 when the last over began. The first ball was smashed into the cow corner. The 2nd ball went over extra cover off a wide Yorker and the 3rd again smashed straight down the ground. The 4th ball bowled round the wicket was lifted over long-on. The 5th ball was again hit over long-off and the last ball was swatted over long-on again. Jaskaran Malhotra of USA blasts six sixes in a World cup 2023 Qualifiers match.
Jaskaran who was making a comeback to the team after 2 years smashed only 4 fours and 16 sixes in his outstanding 173 not out off 124 balls. It was simple good and clean hitting. His first 50 was steady and came off 48 balls but in the last 22 balls he pummelled 73 runs !! as USA made 271/9 and won the match after dismissing Papua and New Guinea for only 137.
Watch the video of Malhotra’s six sixes