Kolkata Knight Riders is considered as one of the lethal and dominating batting side since the start of IPL in 2008, owing the perfomance initiated by the best – Brendon McCullum, carried by the Universal Boss – Chris Gayle and continues to be at the top with contenders like Andre Russell and others.
Look at the Top 3 Six Hitters of KKR Squad for the year 2023 –
Russell is still a crucial component of the KKR franchise as he, along with Sunil Narine, was one of two important players in the Purple Cap who were purchased by the two-time champions prior to the 2014 season. Russell stands out because of his capacity to triumph in dire circumstances.
He has played 98 innings in the IPL and already amassed 2,035 runs at an amazing strike rate of 177.88. For the Kolkata Knights, he struck the most sixes (172) as well.
Nitish Rana is among the top contenders who is always ready to smash over the rope and with 111 sixes in his IPL history, Rana is one of the top six hitters in the KKR Squad.
Another name for the six hitters list is Shreyas Iyer who has not been confirmed to be available for the upcoming season but the KKR captain is just one six away to reach the elite list of – 100 sixes in IPL history.