Aaron Finch: Australian captain Aaron Finch hit 100 sixes in the fourth T20I match against New Zealand. He thus became the first Australian player to reach this milestone. The Australian cricket team travels to New Zealand to participate in the five-match T20 series. New Zealand won 2 of the first three matches. The Australian team wins the third T20 match. The fourth T20 match between the two teams took place today in Wellington.
Australia scored 156 for 6 in 20 overs. New Zealand was bowled out for 106 in 18.5 overs, with Kyle Jamison hitting a maximum of 30 for New Zealand.
The Australian team won by 50 runs.
Aaron Finch becomes first Australian to hit 100 sixes in T20Is
The man of the match award went to Australian captain Aaron Finch. With this victory, the Australian team has tied the T20 series 2-2. Australian captain Aaron Finch hit 5 fours and 4 sixes in the match. Finch became the first Australian to score 100 sixes in international T20 cricket.
Finch also became the sixth batsman to reach this milestone. New Zealand’s Martin Kapil (135 sixes), India’s Rohit Sharma (127 sixes), England’s Ian Morgan (113 sixes), New Zealand’s Colin Munro (107 sixes) and West Indies’ Chris Gayle (105 sixes) are in the top five.
Finch (2310) topped the list of highest run-scorers for Australia in the tournament, behind Australia’s David Warner (2265). Finch has scored 2 centuries and 14 fifties in 70 T20 matches. Warner has scored a century and 18 fifties in 81 games.