Top 10 Most Dangerous Hard Hitters In Cricket

May 23, 2021 By Sourav

Top 10 Most Dangerous Hard Hitters In Cricket

In the World of Cricket, there are some great batsmen like Sachin Tendulkar, Michel Clark, and Jacques Kallis These are the symbol of technique and concentration, some of the batsmen who can destroy the bowling attack with their hard-hitting and tear any bowling attack apart, we can call them Most Dangerous Hard Hitters.


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These dangerous hard hitters are a bowler's nightmare, they can be match-winners on their day. Aggressive and Attacking batsmen made ODI cricket popular. Earlier the world has seen some of the hard-hitter batsmen like Viv Richards, Kapil Dev, Imran Khan, Ian Botham who destroyed the opponent's bowling Attack.

There are some explosive hitters in today's modern cricket who are famous in the world of cricket for their explosive batting, big hits, and long sixes. Here is the list of top Most Dangerous Hard Hitters in cricket.


10. Shane Watson


Legendary batsman Shane Watson suffered from bad injuries Early in his career. But, he returned to the cricket world with more aggression. He is playing as an opener in the Australian team. He Played Winning Innings many Times for Australia.

Watson gives a good start to his team which helps the middle-order batting line to Make a Big Total or Chase Down Mighty Targets. He became so dangerous when he switches to hitting mood.

He has the ability to destroy any bowling line of any team anywhere. He is also a very Effective Medium Pace Bowler. Considered to be one of the Finest All-Rounders in Current Cricket and the most destructive batsman in world cricket.


9. Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag (VIRU ) is the Indian Opening batsman, Virender Sehwag has one of the best strike rates in world cricket. Once he has crossed the score of 20-30 runs then it becomes extremely difficult to take his wicket for any bowler at any surface.

His strike rate in test cricket is also high than many ODI batsmen. In this way, you can see the aggression of this batsman. Viru has the world record for highest runs in ODI's Inning (219).

Virender Sehwag also has the record of hitting triple centuries in Test Cricket two times this also makes him the only batsman in the Indian cricket team to reach triple centuries two times. Virender Sehwag plays for Delhi Daredevils in IPL. For sure Sehwag was one of the most explosive batsmen in world cricket.


8. Jesse Ryder


Jesse Daniel Ryder is a New Zealand All-Rounder, Who Representing his National Side in all Formats. Jessi Playing as a Middle Order Batsmen in Test and as Opener in ODIs and T2os.

He has a Wide Range of Shots, Jessi Scored 6th Fastest Century in his returning match. His teammate Corey Anderson broke Shahid Afridi's 17-year-old record of the fastest ODI hundred in the same match.

with a strike rate of above 94 in ODI, he is truly a specialist and the most dangerous hard hitter in cricket. in-fact, a big hitter.


7. MS Dhoni


MS Dhoni (MSD) is the former captain of the Indian team in all three formats. the Indian Team team relies heavily on MSD. He is one of the most dangerous late-order batsmen.

In his captaincy, India won the T20 and ODI world cups. He is so dangerous batsman he has a strike rate of 90. Dhoni can strike and hit the ball extremely hard.

He has done unbelievable efforts in winning the Indian team many times with his aggressive batting. he is considered to be one of All Time Best Finishers in Cricket History, he is also playing for Chennai Superkings in IPL T20.


6. Yuvraj Singh

The son of former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi movie star Yograj Singh, he is left Handed Indian Batsmen and one of the most destructive batsmen in the world of Cricket. Stuart Broad Should never Forget Yuvraj's 6 Consecutive Sixers of Him in World Cup T20.

When all is well with Yuvraj Singh, he hits the ball as clean and long as it has ever been hit. In 2012 came the biggest challenge of his life, when he was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer which required a two and a half month treatment in the USA.

He returned home after completing his chemotherapy in April 2012, fairly confident that he could resume his duties on the cricket field reasonably quickly and in August he was named in India's squad for the World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka. He is the Most Destructive Batsman of India in the recent past.


5. Abdul Razzaq


Pakistani All-Rounder, Abdul Razzaq, is well known for his name Bang Bang Razzaq. He is the kind of Batsmen batsman who can change the match in a few moments by their explosive batting.

No one can forget his historical match-winning century against South Africa at Sharjah. Abdul Razzaq is a great hard hitter and is a good finisher for Pakistan. He can play in any situation and can hit massive sixes against any bowler.

With his hard-hitting Pakistan made a huge total in a few last overs. Many times he changed impossible targets to possible with his destructive batting.


4. Glenn Maxwell

Victorian All-Rounder Glenn Maxwell is one of the most dangerous hard hitters in current cricket. He has appeared in many T20s for his nation. He maintains an unbelievable strike rate of 129 in ODI.

His powerful hitting made him a threat in all three formats. He deserves the 4th spot in the list of Top 10 Most Dangerous Hard Hitters.


3. Kieron Pollard


Kieron Pollard is a West Indian Cricket team player. This big West Indies player has a lot of power and when he connects the ball it mostly sails out of the Cricket ground.

No Cricket ground is too big when this West Indies cricketer is in his Hitting form. Kieron Pollard bats at the lower middle order and plays very well in the death overs.

He is a specialist 20 Over’s player and has a lot of experience to place his innings. Also, he bowls at a medium pace and comes in very handy with his bowling Kieron Pollard plays for Mumbai Indian’s cricket team in IPL along with Sachin Tendulkar.


2. Chris Gayle


Chris Gayle is undisputed as the world’s most dangerous batsman ever. This big player from Jamaica plays for the West Indies Cricket team in all three formats of the game but its scoring ability in the shorter version of the game makes him in the topmost position on our list.

He has so much power that even his bat edges can go over the fence for six. Chris Gayle is definitely a reason for nightmares for a lot of International Bowlers. He has a record 7 centuries in T20 cricket Chris Gayle's stay on the crease is a headache for any bowler.

Chris Gayle usually opens the innings and starts off slowly but once he settles then there is no stopping him. Chris Gayle also plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL. Gayle is a Destructive Batsman in Test cricket, One Day Cricket, and T20 Cricket.


1. Shahid Afridi

Shahid Khan Afridi Widely Known as BOOM BOOM and LALA Among his Team Mats, Afridi is one of the most feared cricket batsmen in world cricket. He is known for his very aggressive and dangerous batting style as the only way he knows to play cricket by hitting every bowl he faces.

Afridi Made His Debut as a Leg Spin Bowler who can Bat, but after his historical and record-breaking Innings of 102 off just 37 balls he Became an Opener for Pakistan in ODI's, but now he plays for the team as a middle-order Batsmen.

He hasn’t been in his prime form lately but he has the potential to get back in his form any day. Shahid Afridi also has the record of hitting 2nd fastest Fifty in ODI's and many more Records. he is on the top of the list of the Most Destructive Batsman in ODI cricket All Time.


Final Words

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  1. Kumaresan
    Kumaresan August 22, 2019 20:57

    Whare is abde ???

    1. Rahul
      Rahul May 28, 2020 18:00

      Sahi kaha bina ABD ke ye list incomplete h

  2. Pradeep Hm
    pradeep hm September 12, 2019 16:04

    noooo sehwag is most dangerous in any formats

  3. Rajesh Kumar
    Rajesh Kumar October 8, 2019 07:39

    Most dangerous batsman in recent time.....
    Rohit Sharma
    He plays test cricket like t20.
    If he plays cricket for 4 ....5 years
    He will possess records of
    Most sixes
    Most boundaries
    Strike rate

  4. Kuldeep Singh
    Kuldeep Singh November 2, 2019 00:34

    only abd most dangerous player

  5. Kuldeep Singh
    Kuldeep Singh November 2, 2019 00:37

    afridi maha ghatiya player hai jo batsman 1 over se jyada wicket par na tik sake vo kiske liye dangerous ho sakta hai

    1. Muneeb
      Muneeb June 11, 2020 04:04

      You are right
      ? of 45 vs india
      156 of 78 in test vs india
      Ye koi dengerous performer hai

  6. Surya S
    Surya s November 18, 2019 17:36

    And boss is nambar 1dengarus betsmen

  7. Ayush Shukla
    Ayush Shukla November 26, 2019 04:55

    Sabse badiya apna Rohit hai

  8. Ayush Shukla
    Ayush Shukla November 26, 2019 04:57

    Sachin ka naam Kyo nahi hai

    1. Sandeep
      sandeep March 26, 2020 08:53

      Bhai sachin ek mahaan batsman hai taabadod batsman nahi. Sachin acchi batting karta hai lekin sehwag jaise batsman ki tarah fast nahi khelate.

  9. Samuel
    Samuel November 26, 2019 13:08

    Gayle is more dangerous than at afridi. Afridi. Averages sucks he is a waste in cricket he outs too fast when Gayle make destructive record

  10. Matt
    Matt December 22, 2019 21:16

    Umm, Chris Lynn?

    1. Sourav Das
      Sourav Das December 23, 2019 18:52

      No, he is yet to prove his worth in the international format.
      But yes, he is definitely a good batsman. Especially in limited over format.

    2. Sandeep
      sandeep March 26, 2020 08:51

      yes, Chris Lynn is the most dangerous batsman. Chris Lynn very aggressive batsman. I agree with you.

  11. Akash K H
    Akash K H March 4, 2020 07:27

    Are u seriy about this? WTF is this dhoni most dangerous hard hitter that's only in ipl in all other icc tournaments or in national teams he has always played mediocre innings he doesn't even have a century under 80 balls how can he become a hard hitter?

    1. Sourav Das
      Sourav Das March 4, 2020 17:05

      You are probably among the very few people who don't consider him as a hard hitter.
      Anyway, likings are completely subjective. But, thanks for the visit, mate! :)

  12. Sandeep
    sandeep March 26, 2020 08:45

    nice article. Sehwag is the most dangerous player.

  13. Srikanthking
    Srikanthking April 15, 2020 18:51

    Please remove afiridi name 1 perfect set Rohit sharma are virat kohli

    1. Sourav Das
      Sourav Das April 16, 2020 17:50

      I'm not getting you, mate! Do you want me to remove Afridi from this list?
      If yes, then you have never ever seen Afridi batting. I'm a huge fan of Kohli and Sharma, but you can't ignore Afridi.

      But yes, thanks for the suggestion. Keep visiting our sports blog!

  14. Gorge
    Gorge May 30, 2020 08:05

    Afridi is a great player all-time as well as Abdul razaq is an amazing player.

    1. Sourav Das
      Sourav Das May 30, 2020 17:20

      Yes, they are.
      And, thanks for visiting our sports blog. Keep visiting!

  15. Mohit Mokati
    Mohit Mokati June 15, 2020 03:55

    AB Devillers is the most explosive batsman ever.

    1. Sourav Das
      Sourav Das June 15, 2020 17:36

      Yes, he is.
      And, thanks for visiting our website. Keep visiting!

  16. Manu Mohan
    Manu Mohan June 17, 2020 17:30

    Afridi is a hard hitter but not the most dangerous ..Gyle should be top .Where is McCallum and Russel ? Sanath jayasurya should also be metioned .

    1. Sourav Das
      Sourav Das June 17, 2020 17:37

      Thanks for your suggestions. We will definitely consider these players during our next update on this list.
      And, keep visiting our sports blog!

  17. Rajak
    Rajak July 19, 2020 08:00

    I think ABD is the dangerous batsman of all time

    1. Sourav Das
      Sourav Das July 19, 2020 17:22

      Yes, he is one of the most dangerous batsmen, indeed.
      And, thanks for visiting our sports blog. Keep visiting!

  18. Kanchansingh Dabhi
    Kanchansingh dabhi August 4, 2020 23:16

    1 ABD
    2 Gayle
    3 Rohit
    4 Sehvag
    5 Russel
    6 Hardik Pandya
    7 Yuvrajsingh
    8 watson
    9 GIl christ
    10 lara

  19. Seran
    Seran October 21, 2020 04:06

    Its wrong!!!!!

    Abd is the world's dangerous batsmen

    1. A.REVANTH
      A.REVANTH November 25, 2020 05:30

      Abd is the most dangerous batsman

  20. Raju
    Raju June 6, 2021 00:10

    Ab de Villiers is most dangerous batsman. This website list wrongly. Please change ab de Villiers put into no.1

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