New Delhi, Online Desk. In the 66th match of IPL 2022, against Kolkata Knight Riders, Lucknow Super Giants opener Quinton De Kock scored an unbeaten 140 runs. This innings of Dekak proved to be the biggest innings played by any wicketkeeper in IPL so far. Dikack scored an unbeaten 140 off 70 balls with the help of 10 sixes and 10 fours and batted 20 overs with captain KL Rahul and the two shared a 210-run partnership for the first wicket. In this match, Lucknow team got a very close victory by 2 runs.
Dikak breaks KL Rahul’s record
Dikack scored an unbeaten 140 against KKR and this proved to be the highest record made by any wicketkeeper in IPL. Earlier, the record of playing the biggest innings as a wicket keeper in IPL was recorded in the name of KL Rahul. KL Rahul had scored an unbeaten 132, but Dikak left him behind with an unbeaten 140. Rishabh Pant, who scored an unbeaten 128, is at number three in terms of playing the biggest innings as a wicket-keeper in IPL. On the other hand, Sanju Samson is at the fourth position with an innings of 119 runs.
Top four wicketkeepers who played the biggest innings in IPL
140* – Quinton de Kock
132* – KL Rahul
128* – Rishabh Pant
119 – Sanju Samson
Dikack became the overseas player to hit the most sixes in IPL
Dikack has now become the overseas player to hit the most sixes in IPL. With 10 sixes against KKR, he achieved this feat and broke the record of Adam Gilchrist who had hit a total of 92 sixes in this league. At the same time, AB de Villiers is at number three in this case, who hit 61 sixes.
Three overseas players who hit the most sixes in IPL-
101 – Quinton DeKock
92 – Adam Gilchrist
61 – AB de Villiers
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