AUS vs WI: Kyle Mayers' jaw-dropping back-foot punch for six flooring netizens

Kyle Mayers. (Photograph by MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP by way of Getty Pictures)

West Indies and Australia are presently enjoying a two-match T20I collection as a part of their preparation for the T20 World Cup 2022 and the primary recreation went on to be a low scoring encounter. Dropped catches proved to be too pricey for the guests as their spirited bowling effort couldn’t cease Australia from chasing down the goal. Aaron Finch performed a advantageous knock of 58 off 53 balls after coming in at 4 and helped the hosts take a lead of 1-0 within the collection.  

One of many eye greedy moments from the primary T20I was when upcoming sensation Kyle Mayers hit a mammoth six off Cameron Inexperienced within the cowl area. Mayers was despatched up the order to open the innings and the left hander confirmed a number of constructive intent proper from the phrase go. He performed some terrific pictures, nonetheless, the lofted six off the backfoot in opposition to Inexperienced stood out individually.  

Within the fourth over of the innings, Inexperienced pitched it barely shorter and Mayers was on the backfoot straightaway. Whereas a lot of the batters would have lower it or sq. pushed it, Mayers took a distinct route and lofted it over the quilt area terribly. The large energy of Mayers alongside the timing took the ball into the second tier of the Metricon Stadium. 

The commentators on air had been amazed by the unimaginable shot from Mayers and such has been the drastic progress of the modern-day batters. The video of Mayers’ shot went viral on social media and consultants around the globe had their say on it.

Right here’s the video of Kyle Mayers’ shot leaving commentators astonished:


Mayers ended up as the highest run-scorer for his aspect within the first T20I together with his 39-run knock off 36 balls which included 5 fours and a six. He began off the blocks shortly however slowed up as soon as the innings progressed. The 30-year-old is anticipated to play a giant half within the upcoming T20 World Cup 2022 for the West Indies aspect.