Retiring Stuart Broad receives guard of honour from Australian players
Record by hitting six consecutive balls
However, it is a bitter memory, Stuart Broad on Yuvraj’s sixers. In the first T20 World Cup held in 2007, Team India’s all-rounder Yuvraj Singh performed heroics in the match against England. England bowler Stuart Broad created a record by hitting six consecutive balls in an over.
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In the first T20 World Cup held in 2007, Team India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh performed a heroic feat in the match against England. England bowler he created a record by hitting six consecutive balls in an over. However it remains the worst record in Stuart Broad’s career.
In this background he announced his retirement from international cricket after the third day of the final Test of the Ashes series against Australia. On this occasion he recalled how Yuvraj Singh hit six consecutive sixes in a single over in his bowling in the 2007 World Cup.
He said that Yuvraj hit six consecutive sixes that day because his career reached this level. However, he said that it was a bitter memory in his career and that he actually thought it should not have happened but it did. Meanwhile 37-year-old Stuart Broad is currently the fifth highest wicket-taker in the history of world Test cricket with 602 wickets.