Most sixes in an innings
Player Runs Mins Balls 4s 6s Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
KP Pietersen 158 285 187 15 7 England The Oval 8 Sep 2005 Test # 1763
AB de Villiers 163 313 196 12 7 South Africa Cape Town 19 Mar 2009 Test # 1916
CL Cairns 69 115 83 4 6 New Zealand Wellington 24 Mar 2000 Test # 1491
Mohammad Rafique 65 57 53 2 6 Bangladesh Chittagong 16 Apr 2006 Test # 1799
CH Gayle 102 102 72 9 6 West Indies Perth 16 Dec 2009 Test # 1941
V Sehwag 195 312 233 25 5 India Melbourne 26 Dec 2003 Test # 1678
A Flintoff 68 74 62 6 5 England Birmingham 4 Aug 2005 Test # 1758
Yousuf Youhana 111 195 134 11 4 Pakistan Melbourne 26 Dec 2004 Test # 1729
A Flintoff 73 133 86 6 4 England Birmingham 4 Aug 2005 Test # 1758
A Flintoff 35 44 36 0 4 ICC World XI Sydney 14 Oct 2005 Test # 1768
DJ Bravo 69 163 133 5 4 West Indies Bridgetown 12 Jun 2008 Test # 1879
MS Dhoni 92 176 124 8 4 India Mohali 17 Oct 2008 Test # 1889
MP Vaughan 177 371 306 22 3 England Adelaide 21 Nov 2002 Test # 1628
C White 85* 182 134 9 3 England Melbourne 26 Dec 2002 Test # 1634
MP Vaughan 145 277 218 19 3 England Melbourne 26 Dec 2002 Test # 1634
BC Lara 91 140 120 10 3 West Indies Port of Spain 19 Apr 2003 Test # 1639
BC Lara 60 154 119 5 3 West Indies St John's 9 May 2003 Test # 1645
M Muralitharan 43 54 28 5 3 Sri Lanka Kandy 16 Mar 2004 Test # 1688
JDP Oram 126* 258 178 12 3 New Zealand Brisbane 18 Nov 2004 Test # 1721
SL Malinga 42* 90 58 5 3 Sri Lanka Hobart 16 Nov 2007 Test # 1847
SR Tendulkar 153 342 205 13 3 India Adelaide 24 Jan 2008 Test # 1863
DJ Bravo 46 81 60 4 3 West Indies Kingston 22 May 2008 Test # 1875
DJ Bravo 45 191 127 2 3 West Indies North Sound 30 May 2008 Test # 1877

Performances in matches that overlap decades are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Australia v Pakistan at Melbourne, 1st Test, Dec 26-30, 2009 [Test # 1943]
Australia v West Indies at Perth, 3rd Test, Dec 16-20, 2009 [Test # 1941]
Australia v West Indies at Adelaide, 2nd Test, Dec 4-8, 2009 [Test # 1939]