Chris Gayle (West Indies Cricketer)
Chris Gayle is Jamaican cricketer who plays all formats of cricket for West Indies cricket team. He is left handed opening batsman and right-arm off break bowler.
Full Name: His full name is Christopher Henry Gayle.
Date of Birth: Chris Gayle born on 21 September 1979.
Birth Place: He was born at Kingston, Jamaica.
Height: His height is 6 feet 4 inch (1.93 M).
Nick Name: Six Machine, Sixer, Spartan, Master Storm, Universe Boss, World Boss, Gayle Storm & Gayle Force.
He is the first batsman who have centuries in all three formats of cricket. Chris Gayle is the greatest T20 batsman in history of T20 Game. He is the first batsman who hit a six on first ball of a test match. He is the first batsman who made double century in World Cup history. He made 215 runs against Zimbabwe in 2015 World Cup. Chris Gayle is second batsman in T20 history who made two T20 International centuries. He is the first batsman who mad fastest double century in World Cup history.
West Indies, Barisal Burners, Dhaka Gladiators, ICC World XI, Jamaica, Karachi Kings, Lahore Qalandars, Jamaica Tallawahs, Matabeleland Tuskers, Kolkata Knight Riders, Melbourne Renegades, Western Australia, Worcestershire, Sydney Thunder, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, St Kitts & Nevis Patriots, Stanford Superstars & Rangpur Riders.
He has twenty centuries in his T20 career. His highest score in T20 is 175* on 66 balls. He made these 175 runs in IPL for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Pune Warriors India at Bangalore on 23 April 2013. In this match he hit 17 sixes and 13 fours.
Second highest of Chris Gayle in T20 is 146* on 69 balls. He made these runs for Rangpur Riders against Dhaka Dynamites at Dhaka on 12 December 2017. In this match he hit 18 sixes and 5 fours.
- T20 International: 2
- IPL: 5
- CPL: 4
- Big Bash: 1
- BPL: 5
- Ram Slam T20: 1
- County T20 Blast: 1
- Zimbabwe Domestic League: 1
Chris Gayle Debut in International Cricket
Test Debut: Chris Gayle play his debut Test match against Zimbabwe at Port of Spain on 16 March 2000.
ODI Debut: He Play his first One Day International against India at Toronto on 11 September 1999.
T20 Debut: He play his T20 debut match against New Zealand at Auckland on 16 Fabruary 2006.
Centuries and highest Runs in International Cricket
- Test Centuries: 15
- Test International Double Centuries: 3
- Test International Triple Centuries: 2
- Test International Highest Runs: 333
- ODI International Centuries: 22
- ODI International Double Centuries: 1
- ODI International Highest Score: 215
- T20 International Centuries: 2
- T20 International Highest Score: 117
Awards in Test International Career
- Man of the Series Awards: 02
- Man of the Match Awards: 08
Awards in ODI International
- Man of the Series Awards: 07
- Man of the Match Awards: 23
Awards in T20 International
- Man of the Series Award: 02
- Man of the Match Awards: 09
International Batting Career of Chris Gayle
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International Bowling Career of Chris Gayle
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Updated Date: 25 December 2017