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Chris Gayle Biography & Latest News

Chris Gayle Biography

Christopher Henry "Chris" Gayle is a Jamaican cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies. He captained the West Indies' Test side from 2007 to 2010. He plays domestic cricket for Jamaica, and also represents the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League, the Sydney Thunder in the Big Bash League and the Barisal Burners in the Bangladesh Premier League. He has also represented Worcestershire, the Western Warriors and the Kolkata Knight Riders in his career. Chris Gayle started his cricket career with the famous Lucas Cricket Club in Kingston, Jamaica. He became the third West Indian to score 1,000 runs in a calendar year, along with Vivian Richards and Brian Lara. In 2006, Gayle was named Player of the Champions trophy. On 17 December 2009 in the Australia v West Indies 3rd Test Chris Gayle scored the fifth fastest century in Test match history. In the 2012 IPL season, Gayle hit the most sixes and was nominated for the orange cap for making 733 in 15 matches.

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India vs West Indies 2016, 2nd T20I Preview: Bowlers seek respite amidst quick turnaround MS Dhoni's troops target recovery from one-run loss
Ben Cutting hoping to build on IPL final success to seal Australian comeback Cutting admitted that he is channelling his focus on the limited-overs format with the upcoming Matador Cup and the BBL.
List of fastest centuries in T20Is Scoring a hundred in the shortest format isn't easy but KL Rahul joined elite company with his maiden T20I hundred against West Indies.
5 Talking Points from 1st T20I between India and West Indies in the USA The most talked about issues from the match
5 part-time bowlers who ended a big innings in ODIs Nothing can be more cringeworthy for a well-set batsman than falling to the bowling of a non-regular bowler.
India vs West Indies 2016, 1st T20 at Florida: 5 key player battles The land of baseball will witness the two T20 superpowers in action for the very first time in their country.
India vs West Indies T20 combined XI Eleven of the best players from both the sides ahead of the T20 series.
India vs West Indies 2016, 1st T20: Resurgent India take on the Caribbean heavyweights A preview to the 1st T20I to be played between India and the West Indies at the Central Broward Regional Park, Lauderhill, Florida.
India vs West Indies 2016: Are ready to face the backlash from the Indians says West Indies coach Phil Simmons Simmons says West Indies have made T20 their own just like they did Tests in the 80s
Viv Richards foresees bright future for Indian cricket under Virat Kohli Richards also shared his views on the comparisons between Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara.
What is the role of fourth umpire in cricket? The fourth umpire in cricket has more roles than just being referred to for run-outs.
West Indies are not in terminal decline, they are dominating the brave new world Talks of West Indies' demise are premature. In reality, they are dominating the modern game.
ICC hoping India-West Indies T20I series will promote cricket in USA Governing body working closely with all stakeholders to develop the sport in USA
CPL 2016: Team of the Tournament As many as four players from the champions make it, including skipper Chris Gayle and the Player of the Tournament, Andre Russell.
West Indies announce squad for T20 series against India Members of the victorious Jamaica Tallawahs side, who lifted CPL 2016 also make the 13-man squad.
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