Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle
Full Name: Christopher Henry Gayle
Birth date: September 21 1979
Age: 44 years
Hometown: Kingston
City: Kingston
Birth Country: Jamaica
Batting Style: Left Hand
Bowling Style: Right Arm offbreak
Team :
TournamentTeams
Indian Premier League Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Punjab Kings
Big Bash League Melbourne Renegades, Sydney Thunder
Bangladesh Premier League Dhaka Gladiators, Fortune Barishal, Chattogram Challengers
Caribbean Premier League Jamaica Tallawahs, Saint Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Ram Slam T20 Challenge Dolphins, Lions
England Domestic Somerset
PSL Karachi Kings, Lahore Qalandars, Quetta Gladiators
T10 League Team Abu Dhabi, Kerala Knights
LPL Colombo Strikers
GT20 Mississauga Panthers
Legends League Cricket World Giants, Gujarat Giants
US Masters T10 League Morrisville Unity

Chris Gayle Last 10 Innings

RunsOppMatch DateScore
84 India Capitals2023-12-06 DT20
29 Urbanrisers Hyderabad2023-11-26 DT20
52 Bhilwara Kings2023-11-22 DT20
38 Manipal Tigers2023-11-20 DT20
6 Texas Chargers2023-08-23 DT20
16 California Knights2023-08-22 DT20
3 Surrey Jaguars2023-07-28 DT20
4 Toronto Nationals2023-07-26 DT20
1 Montreal Tigers2023-07-23 DT20
61 Vancouver Knights2023-07-22 DT20

Statistictics by year


Batting Stats

 MatInnsOutNORunsHSAveBPSR200s100s50s4s6sCtSt
TEST 10218217111 7214 333 42.191197060.27 1 12 37 1046 98 960
ODI 25325223616 9236 215 39.141042788.58 1 22 46 985 309 1050
IT20 7574677 1881 117 28.071353139.02 0 2 14 157 124 190

Bowling Stats

 MatInnsOversMORunsWktsAveEcoSRExt4wkts5wkts10wktsBBIBBM
TEST 1011041228.52363272 80 40.903.1692.1344205/346/81
ODI 2511681053.5315056 146 34.635.3043.31603105/465/46
IT20 753063.30440 20 22.007.2819.0130002/152/15

Awards

Christopher Henry Chris Gayle baptized as Chris Gayle, a well known big hitter is a Jamaican player who represents West Indies. The left-handed tall batsman born in 1979 began his career in cricket in 1999 when he played his first match against Indian team at the age of just 20.

He has played the game and generally open the innings in all the three formats (Test, ODI, T20).He has established various nail biting records including hitting the first ball of a Test match for a six in 2012.

He is the only player in cricket world who has done this so far. Apart from it, he has also build another record of scoring two triple centuries among four players including a knock of 317 against South Africa and 333 against Sri Lanka. He was also given a chance to lead his team from 2007 to 2010 but in Test matches only.

He commenced his Test career in 2000 when he played against Zimbabwe. He has played a total of 97 matches and has added nearly 7000+ runs in his score card with an average of 42 including 15 crucial tons and 34 fifties. He played a superlative knock of 333 against Sri Lanka in 2010 and this figure was set as his best score in Test format.

When it comes to his ODI format, he played his first match just one year before the commencement of his Test career against India. He has represented his side in seldom 250 matches and has scored more than 8K runs with an average of 38 so far. He has played about 20 precious tons and 45 half centuries.

His best knock is of 175 (not out) against Zimbabwe which he played in 2001.

He was also announced as a Man of the Tournament of Champions Trophy in 2006 and in his presence West Indies won the same title in 2004.

Apart from Test and ODI format, he has also played various wonderful innings in T20 format also.

He is regarded as a HERO and holds heroic records in T20. He made his debut in 2006 against New Zealand. The first century in T20 format was made by Chris Gayle in 2007 when he played a blistering innings of 117 and became the only player to score centuries in all the three formats.

In IPL tournaments, he played for KKR initially and then for RCB in 4th edition in 2011.

Chris Gayle has added about 10 tons in his T20 format score card which also include a scintillating knock of 175 which he played in IPL 2013 against Pune Warriors India. He also holds a record of scoring a fastest century (30 deliveries) in any format. He is the only player who has done this.

In IPL 2012, he hit the most number of sixes(59) and was the owner of Orange Cap.

He not only shows his talent in batting but in bowling also. He has taken about 72 wickets in Test and 157 wickets in ODI format with an average of 42 and 35.38 respectively.

He has also taken 5 wickets in an innings twice in Test and single time in ODI matches.

Chris Gayle is well known for hitting the ball with a heavy bat and sending it out of the boundary.

Records by Chris Gayle
 
1. In Top 10 List for Most Centuries in ODI

Last Series Played

Legends League Cricket 2023
US Masters T10 League 2023
GT20 Canada 2023
Legends League Cricket 2023
Legends League Cricket 2022 Season 2
Team Squad
Sherfane Rutherford Jason Holder
Alzarri Joseph Oshane Thomas
Romario Shepherd Gudakesh Motie
Akeal Hosein Kyle Mayers
Johnson Charles Shai Hope

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