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IPL started in 2008, and it has been proved a great source of entertainment for cricket fans over the years. And primarily due to raining boundaries from batters. In this article, we are going to share the list of the year-wise total number of sixes and fours hit in every IPL season from 2008 to 2021.

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Total Number of Sixes in each IPL season from 2008 to 2021

A total of 9581 sixes have been smashed in 884 IPL matches from 2008 to 2021. In IPL 2018, 872 sixes were hit in 60 games which is the most in any year of IPL since its inception.

On average, around 11 sixes are smashed in every IPL match. So, here is the year-wise list total number of sixes hit in each IPL season:

Year Sixes Matches Avg. per match
2008 622 59 10.54
2009 506 59 8.58
2010 585 60 9.75
2011 639 74 8.64
2012 731 76 9.62
2013 672 76 8.84
2014 714 60 11.90
2015 692 60 11.53
2016 638 60 10.63
2017 705 60 11.75
2018 872 60 14.53
2019 784 60 13.07
2020 734 60 12.23
2021 687 60 11.45
Total 9581 884 10.84

Total Number of Fours in each IPL season from 2008 to 2021

A total of 23445 fours have been smashed in 884 IPL matches from 2008 to 2021. In IPL 2011, 1913 fours were hit in 74 games which is the most in any year of IPL since its inception.

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On average, around 27 fours are smashed in every IPL match. So, here is the year-wise list of the total number of fours hit in each IPL season:

Year Fours Matches Avg. per match
2008 1702 59 28.85
2009 1316 59 22.31
2010 1708 60 28.47
2011 1913 74 25.85
2012 1911 76 25.14
2013 2052 76 27.00
2014 1562 60 26.03
2015 1607 60 26.78
2016 1632 60 27.20
2017 1609 60 26.82
2018 1651 60 27.52
2019 1652 60 27.53
2020 1582 60 26.37
2021 1548 60 25.80
Total 23445 884 26.52

Total Boundaries in each IPL season from 2008 to 2021

More than 33000 boundaries have been smashed in 884 IPL matches from 2008 to 2021. In IPL 2013, 2724 boundaries (2052 fours and 672 sixes) were hit in 76 games which is the most in any year of IPL since its inception.

On average, around 37 boundaries are hit in every IPL match. So, here is the year-wise list of fours hit in each IPL season:

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Year Sixes+Fours Matches Avg. per match
2008 2324 59 39.39
2009 1822 59 30.88
2010 2293 60 38.22
2011 2552 74 34.49
2012 2642 76 34.76
2013 2724 76 35.84
2014 2276 60 37.93
2015 2299 60 38.32
2016 2270 60 37.83
2017 2314 60 38.57
2018 2523 60 42.05
2019 2436 60 40.60
2020 2316 60 38.60
2021 2235 60 37.25
Total 33026 884 37.36

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