Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Chris Gayle

West Indies batsman Chris Gayle is one of the most destructive batsmen especially when it comes to the shortest format of the game. Gayle has scored over 11000 runs in T20 format--most by any player. The hard-hitter also holds the record of the highest individual score in the Indian Premier League. He hammered 175 while playing for Royal Challengers Banglaore against Pune Warriors India. Gayle has been a consistent performer for the franchise side that he has played for. He has scored 5 hundreds in the Indian Premier League. While he has been an aggressive and ruthless batsman, Chris Gayle is also a handy customer when it comes to bowling. The off-spinner has the ability to pick wickets. He has been a part of Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore in earlier editions of the cash-rich league. In 2018 edition of the Indian Premier league, Gayle will be a part of Kings XI Punjab.


'I need a holiday, don’t know about y’all': Watch Chris Gayle celebrating Jamaican carnival in style

July 12, 2022 12:29 pm

The 42-year-old was captured on video taking part in a dance with a female friend on the streets of Jamaica.

Universe Boss Trophy: Chris Gayle to skip CPL to play the tournament named after him

June 28, 2022 1:40 pm

Gayle, who is known as the Universe Boss, is the 6IXTY’s brand ambassador and he will be acting as host for the teams.

IPL 2022: Ab de Villiers, Chris Gayle inducted into the RCB Hall of Fame

May 17, 2022 1:30 pm

Former RCB skipper Virat Kohli made the announcement about the inductions of his two dear mates.

Didn't get the respect I deserved, wasn't treated properly: Chris Gayle on opting out of IPL 2022

May 08, 2022 12:51 pm

Last year, Gayle featured in 10 games and scored 193 runs at a strike rate of 125.32, while in 2020, he played just seven matches and amassed 288 runs.

Gayle, Rhodes and Pietersen extend wishes after PM Modi sends messages on Republic Day

January 28, 2022 10:20 am

As India celebrates its 73rd Republic Day, PM Narendra Modi has written to celebrated cricketers Jonty Rhodes, Chris Gayle and Kevin Pietersen acknowledging their "profound connection" with the country.

They're killing the entertainment in T20 cricket, says Gayle of current openers

November 27, 2021 12:05 am

Gayle said, "I don't know why batters get so cagey during the first 6 overs. When T20 cricket started, guys were going from ball one, if you really check the history of T20 cricket looking back on it.

'Semi-retired' Chris Gayle has all the fun: Checks Warner's pockets, hugs Marsh

November 07, 2021 8:44 am

Chris Gayle revealed that he has not retired yet and hoped for a farewell match in his hometown of Jamaica.

Ambrose is as much an achiever as Gayle and entitled to his opinion: Sir Viv Richards

October 15, 2021 6:55 pm

Ambrose, a known critic of the 'Universe Boss', had told a radio channel in the Caribbean that Gayle shouldn't be "an automatic choice" in the West Indies playing eleven for the T20 World Cup.

Chris Gayle says he has no respect for Curtly Ambrose

October 14, 2021 7:59 am

Curtly Ambrose drew a sharp reaction from Chris Gayle for not picking 'the Universe Boss' in his West Indies XI for the upcoming T20 World Cup.

Bubble fatigues forces Punjab Kings' Chris Gayle to leave IPL

October 01, 2021 9:25 am

Chris Gayle had played two games for the team since IPL's resumption and now wants to refresh before the T20 World Cup beginning next month.


From Lewis Hamilton to Liverpool stars, International athletes back protests in US

June 03, 2020 8:16 am

From Lewis Hamilton to Liverpool, the sporting world came out in support of #BlackLivesMatter after the killing of George Floyd, an African-American man who died in Minneapolis after a white police officer knelt on his neck.

IPL 2018, KXIP vs SRH: Chris Gayle thumps 11 sixes to blow Sunrisers Hyderabad away

April 21, 2018 2:28 am

Kings XI Punjab defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 15 runs in Mohali.

Kapil Sharma takes Chris Gayle, Mika Singh, Kanika Kapoor on a laughter ride

May 21, 2016 3:28 pm

Kapil Sharma took Chris Gayle along with singer Mika Singh and Kanika Kapoor on a laughter ride in the upcoming episode on his comedy show The Kapil Sharma Show.

ICC World T20: West Indies arrive with Gayle storm, blow England away

March 17, 2016 12:02 am

Chris Gayle scores a scintillating 47-ball unbeaten hundred as West Indies chase down England's 182/6.

Chris Gayle smashes double ton, records and Zimbabwe

February 24, 2015 7:40 pm

Gayle smashed first 200 in WCs, took 2 wickets and shared a record 372-run stand with Samuels as WI beat Zim.


Chris Gayle Sets World T20 On Fire With 47-ball 100

March 23, 2016 12:02 pm

Chris Gayle smashed the first hundred of the sixth World Twenty20 to underline his reputation as cricket’s most destructive batsman.