Most sixes in an innings
Player Runs Mins Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
KC Sangakkara 319 551 482 32 8 v Bangladesh Chattogram 4 Feb 2014 Test # 2117
MDKJ Perera 153* 309 200 12 5 v South Africa Durban 13 Feb 2019 Test # 2347
DPMD Jayawardene 203* 416 272 16 4 v Bangladesh Dhaka 27 Jan 2014 Test # 2116
LD Chandimal 162* 247 169 19 4 v India Galle 12 Aug 2015 Test # 2176
BKG Mendis 194 441 285 19 4 v Bangladesh Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
MDK Perera 92* 144 132 10 4 v India Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
AD Mathews 58 134 111 6 3 v Australia Pallekele 8 Sep 2011 Test # 2007
DPMD Jayawardene 180 396 315 22 3 v England Galle 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
HAPW Jayawardene 61* 155 123 3 3 v England Galle 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
NLTC Perera 75 129 86 4 3 v Pakistan Pallekele 8 Jul 2012 Test # 2048
KC Sangakkara 142 239 226 16 3 v Bangladesh Galle 8 Mar 2013 Test # 2078
KC Sangakkara 203 412 306 18 3 v New Zealand Wellington 3 Jan 2015 Test # 2155
AD Mathews 77 184 125 7 3 v New Zealand Hamilton 18 Dec 2015 Test # 2194
TAM Siriwardana 62 132 81 5 3 v New Zealand Hamilton 18 Dec 2015 Test # 2194
AD Mathews 54 118 65 3 3 v Australia Galle 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years

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:
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Feb 21-23, 2019 [Test # 2348]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, 1st Test, Feb 13-16, 2019 [Test # 2347]
Australia v Sri Lanka at Canberra, 2nd Test, Feb 1-4, 2019 [Test # 2345]