Chris Gayle sets CPL 2015 ablaze with 36-ball 90; scores his 50th T20 half-century
This was Gayle’s 50th half-century in T20 cricket, the most by any player. Gayle has been in tremendous form of late in the Natwest T20 blast and seems to take off from where he left. His scores in last 5 T20 innings read as: 92, 151*, 85*, 9, 90* (last)
Shivnarine Chanderpaul asserts desire to play Test cricket for West Indies again
Chanderpaul was axed after managing only 92 runs at an average of 15.33 in the three Tests against England in April and May. However, his replacements did not step up in the Australia series where West Indies suffered huge defeats – going down in the first Test by nine wickets and in the second by 277 runs.
Indian ticketing major Kyazoonga on Thursday signed a Rs.100 crore multi-year deal with the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) to provide their proprietary ticketing and accreditation solution to the West Indian cricket combine.
Former South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis will join Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel here on Thursday ahead of their opening match of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on Sunday against Zouks, manager Colin Borde has confirmed.
Video: Chris Gayle and Kevin Pietersen take on each other to hit the bigger six
Both players had one over to try and hit the biggest six of their lives in the fashion of a penalty shootout – Gayle throwing the occasional sledge the Englishman’s way – ‘Try and hit the ball like a man, not a girl.’