Chris Gayle Profile: A lot of people who have started following cricket in the last decade may be under the flawed impression that Chris Gayle is a T20 specialist. The big Jamaican has two Test triple hundreds to his credit in Tests. He has been among the greatest West Indian batsmen of all time but has become a legend in the shortest format of the game. Check Chris Gayle Test Record, ODI Record, T20 Record, IPL Record, salary, Rankings, News, Career, Age, Rankings Punjab Kings (PK), IPL 2021
Chris Gayle’s International Debut: Among the seniormost players in the world today, Gayle made his debut as far back as 1999. He joined the ranks of Test cricketers next year and was one the scene when T20 cricket was born.
Chris Gayle’s Test Record: Before he started focussing on T20 league cricket, Gayle had enjoyed a great career in the longest format. He didn’t just score two triple hundreds but also hundreds in each innings of a Test in Australia. In all, he scored over 7000 Test runs and 15 centuries. His last Test was in 2014.
Chris Gayle’s ODI Record: In ODIs also, Gayle has achieved enormous success. He has played 301 matches and amassed 10480 runs, with the help of 25 centuries. He played his final ODI game against India in 2019 before retiring from the format.
Chris Gayle’s T20 Record: Gayle’s name has become immortal in T2OI cricket records as he scored a hundred in the very first match of the very first World T20. In all, he has played 61 T20I games and has scored two hundreds in this format. He also has two World T20 titles under his belt – 2012 and 2016. This is the only format in which he is still playing for West Indies.
Chris Gayle’s IPL Record: The West Indian great has been one of the biggest stars of IPL. It was through this league that he established himself as the best T20 batsman in the world. His 175* in a match during the 2013 IPL is the highest individual score in the tournament’s history. In all, he has 4772 runs in the league at an average of 41.13.