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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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Harsha Bhogle picks his IPL team of the decade; names MS Dhoni as the captain of the side
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IPL 2017: List of all the records broken during the tournament
IPL 2017: List of all the records broken during the tournament
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IPL 2017: Key stats and numbers from the tournament
IPL 2017: Key stats and numbers from the tournament
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IPL 2017: Ajit Agarkar picks his all-time IPL XI
IPL 2017: Ajit Agarkar picks his all-time IPL XI
Agarkar had no place for MS Dhoni in his side.
ICC Champions Trophy Best XI (1998 - 2013)
ICC Champions Trophy Best XI (1998 - 2013)
Only one active player makes the list.
IPL 2017: Virat Kohli thanks RCB fans for their support, promises to back with a bang next year
IPL 2017: Virat Kohli thanks RCB fans for their support, promises to back with a bang next year
The RCB skipper posted a video message on his Twitter profile.
5 great cricketers who could not win the World Cup, but won the Champions Trophy in their careers
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These players have atleast some silverware to look back on.
Chris Gayle picks India and Pakistan as his favourites to win the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy
Chris Gayle picks India and Pakistan as his favourites to win the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy
Gayle was speaking at an event on Monday.
IPL 2017: Virat Kohli says RCB have already identified players to retain for next season
IPL 2017: Virat Kohli says RCB have already identified players to retain for next season
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IPL 2017: 5 things that went wrong for Royal Challengers Bangalore this season
IPL 2017: 5 things that went wrong for Royal Challengers Bangalore this season
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SK Flashback: When West Indies scripted a world record chase against Australia
SK Flashback: When West Indies scripted a world record chase against Australia
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IPL 2017: Travis Head backs Virat Kohli despite RCB's disastrous campaign
IPL 2017: Travis Head backs Virat Kohli despite RCB's disastrous campaign
The Australian cricketer feels that Kohli has been unfairly criticised for RCB's poor 2017 IPL campaign.
5 Players who were most successful after they shifted IPL teams
5 Players who were most successful after they shifted IPL teams
These players have the transfer of side to thank for their revival.
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