HEADLINE: Russell reaches 6000 T20 runs - 6th West Indian to reach milestone

link CaribbeanCricket.com Joined: Mar 5, 2003
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4/30/21, 1:44:44 AM 

West Indies and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) all-rounder, Andre Russell, has crossed the threshold of 6000 runs in T20 cricket during an IPL match against the Delhi Capitals.

The big hitter became the sixth West Indian to reach the mark behind the likes of Dwayne Bravo, Lendl Simmons, Dwayne Smith, Kieron Pollard on top run-getter Chris Gayle.  Russell is, however, the youngest West Indian player to reach the total.

Russell, who was celebrating his birthday, reached the milestone with a double in the 16th over of the match.  He went on to blast an unbeaten 45 from 27 deliveries but Delhi won the match by 7 runs.

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link imusic Joined: Nov 12, 2002
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4/30/21, 2:59:51 AM 
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Somewhat surprised to see Lendl Simmons in that list

link Barry Joined: Jun 19, 2019
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4/30/21, 8:25:49 AM 
Somewhat surprised to see someone somewhat surprised cool

link Slipfeeler Joined: Dec 21, 2015
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4/30/21, 12:22:02 PM 
Congrats Russell

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