Hat-trick followed by six sixes in 'bizarre' T20

Sri Lanka’s Akila Danajaya took a hat-trick in one over then was smashed for six sixes in his next in a “bizarre” T20 international against the West Indies in Antigua.

Windies skipper Kieron Pollard became just the third man in international cricket to hit six sixes in an over, following the efforts from Yuvraj Sing and Herschelle Gibbs, as the Windies eventually cruised to a four-wicket win in the opening match of the three-game series.

Pollard was deep in the dressing room at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua when Dananjaya began his second over, the game’s fourth, but soon was required to rush and pad up…

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