IPL 2017: Kings XI Punjab’s (KXIP) Hashim Amla smashed one of the biggest sixes of Indian Premier League (IPL 2017). Amla is known for his his good technique and ability to bat long, but in IPL 2017, and his role was set accordingly by Kings XI Punjab’s think-tank. While holding one end up, Amla has anchored KXIP’s batting unit brilliantly in the tournament so far.
In the match against Mumbai Indians on Thursday, Amla played one of the best T20 innings of his career so far. In his trademark style, he took some time initially but once he got going, he smashed Mumbai Indians bowlers all around the park. In the 16th over of the match, Amla took special liking to Lasith Malinga and smashed him for a couple of sixes and boundaries.
During the over, Amla smashed one of the biggest sixes of the tournament so far. He picked Malinga’s good length delivery brilliantly and whacked it out of the park. It was a clean hit and all those who doubted his hitting skills were given a big surprise by Hashim Amla. Watch his humungous six of Lasith Malinga’s ball here:
VIDEO: Hashim Amla Smashes Lasith Malinga’s Delivery Out Of The Ground
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