Christopher Henry Gayle (Chris Gayle) has created several records in the history of T20 cricket through his 175 runs out of 66 balls on 23rd April 2013. The innings against Pune Warriors again proved that Chris Gayle is a hitter of sixes. He his 17 sixes and 13 fours in that historical innings. Following is the brief profile / biodata of Chris Gayle:
Chris was born on 21st September 1979 at Kingston, Jamaica. His nickname is Gayleforce, Gaylestorm, Master storm etc. His height is 6 feet 3 inches. Chris is a left handed batsman. He started his international cricket career in Tests with match against Zimbabwe on 16th March 2000. He made his debut into ODIs through match against India on 11th September 1999.
Chris Gayle came into much fame through IPL T20 cricket. He is representing Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in IPL T20. He has several records in Tests (Scored two triple centuries). He did fastest century in T20 cricket through hitting 100 out of 30 balls.
Chris Gayle also involved in controversies over his sponsorship. He fought with West Indies Cricket Board and several other players. He was dropped from the team over this issue and did not play for the West Indies team for more than a year.
Chis Gayle is the top scores in IPL T20 series 6. He is the highest individual T20 scorer with 175 runs in an innings. He scores 10 centuries in Twenty 20 Cricket against various teams from 2011 to 2013.