However, he has been a match winner for India in Test matches - a format in which he is currently ranked second in the world among all-rounders. Only four batsmen have ever achieved the feat of hitting six sixes in one over in first-class or international matches. India's Yuvraj Singh and South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs recorded the sixes in international cricket, while Gary Sobers and Ravi Shastri did so in first-class games.
6,6,6,6,6,6 - Ravindra Jadeja joins another elite club; achieves the feat in SCA district tournament pic.twitter.com/225B1FjmJ0— Cricbuzz (@cricbuzz) December 15, 2017
However, Jadeja's innings will not be added to that list as it only came at local level, between Jamnagar and Amreli districts. A wily left-arm spinner, Jadeja is expected to play a key role when India tour South Africa in January for a three-Test series.
BREAKING: 6⃣6⃣6⃣6⃣6⃣6⃣: With 6 sixes in an over Ravindra Jadeja joins elite list pic.twitter.com/aAeN9TbnqWDecember 15, 2017