WPL 2023: Kissing the bat of New Zealand batsman Sophie Devine playing from RCB, everyone’s heart fluttered when the ball went on an aerial journey.
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New Delhi: WPL is now about to take entry in its last week. But before this entry, this league has seen its longest six. This six has turned out to be an RCB batsman sophie devine off the bat. Devine scripted the longest six while batting against Gujarat Giants. Kissing the bat of the New Zealand batsman playing from RCB, when the ball came out on an air journey, everyone’s heart fluttered.
Please tell that RCB won their match against Gujarat Giants by 8 wickets. In this victory, Sophie Devine became the player of the match. He scored a stormy 99 runs in just 36 balls, which included 8 sixes one after the other. Out of the 8 sixes he hit, one six was also the one in which the ball traveled the longest distance.
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Sophie Devine hit a 94 meter long six
Sophie Devine hit the longest six of WPL. This record has been named after him. After hitting his bat, the ball fell 94 meters away, which means that not only Mumbai’s Brabourne, but any ground in the world, this shot by Devine would have gone for a six.
94 M monster six Devine ma’am 🥵 pic.twitter.com/wNfPE3PdHy
— Akash #RoarMacha (@im_akash196) Mar 18, 2023
It can be clearly seen in the video that how far the ball went, after being hit by Sophie Devine’s bat, she fell directly into the stands packed with spectators. Devine’s fellow players sitting in the dugout were also thrilled to see this sky-high six that was thrilling in the midst of amazing batting.
Tanuja Kanwar hit the longest six of WPL
Sophie Devine hit the longest six of 94 meters on the third ball of the 9th over of RCB’s innings. He hit this six on the ball of Tunja Kanwar. After this, he hit two more sixes in the same over. That means a total of 3 sixes were hit in a single over.
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