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With less than a week left before the T20 World Cup 2024 kicks-off in the USA and the Caribbean, the anticipation for the coveted ICC tournament is steadily building among the cricketing fans all over the world. The Indian cricket team has just left for the USA to make their ninth consecutive T20 World Cup appearance, aiming to win it for the first time since 2007.

In this article, SportsTiger looks at interesting stats and facts related to the number six in the T20 World Cup.

Yuvraj Singh hits 6 sixes in one over

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Yuvraj Singh made history in the inaugural edition of the T20 World Cup in 2007, becoming the first batter to hit six sixes in one over in the shortest format of the game. He tore apart Stuart Broad during the Group E match for India against England at the Kingsmead in Durban before playing a key role in helping his team win the coveted ICC trophy for the first and the only time so far.