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Chris Gayle

Allrounder

Did you know?

Gayle was named player of the 2006 Champions Trophy.

RUNS
7214
AVERAGE
42.19

Chris Gayle

Allrounder

Did you know?

Gayle was named player of the 2006 Champions Trophy.

RUNS
9394
AVERAGE
37.43

Chris Gayle

Allrounder

Did you know?

Gayle was named player of the 2006 Champions Trophy.

RUNS
1577
AVERAGE
35.04

Allrounder

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Off-Spin

AGE
38
HEIGHT
CM
BORN

Kingston

COUNTRY

West Indies

West Indies

Bio

Chris Gayle played one-day international cricket since 1999 and made 9221 runs from 269 appearances.

A damaging allrounder, Gayle also claimed 158 wickets. He has 22 centuries, 47 fifties and a five-wicket haul to his name.

His aggressive style is well suited to limited-overs cricket, but Gayle has also had success in the longer form of the game, playing more than 100 Test matches. 

His Test average is 42.18 and he has scored two triple-centuries since hitting the Test scene in March 2000. 

He finished with 15 centuries and a highest-score of 333.

MATCHES
103
DEBUT
2000
CAP NO
232
BEST BATTING
333
BEST BOWLING
5-34
Bowling
WICKETS
73
AVERAGE
42.7
ECONOMY
2.63
S/R
97.4
5W
2
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
7214
INNINGS
182
NOT OUTS
11
AVERAGE
42.19
100s
15
50s
37
MATCHES
273
DEBUT
1999
CAP NO
97
BEST BATTING
215
BEST BOWLING
5-46
Bowling
WICKETS
163
AVERAGE
35.2
ECONOMY
4.77
S/R
44.3
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
9394
INNINGS
268
NOT OUTS
17
AVERAGE
37.43
100s
22
50s
48
MATCHES
52
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
6
BEST BATTING
117
BEST BOWLING
2-15
Bowling
WICKETS
17
AVERAGE
22.2
ECONOMY
7.09
S/R
18.8
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
1577
INNINGS
49
NOT OUTS
4
AVERAGE
35.04
100s
2
50s
13

Gayle launches eight sixes in entertaining 93

Chris Gayle celebrates his West Indies ODI recall by hammering 93 from just 47 balls in the Caribbean Premier League, clearing the rope eight times


1:24 Jamaica-triumph-in-final-over-still

Jamaica triumph in final over

A century stand wasn't enough for St Lucia in the CPL, as they lost to Jamaica in another final-over thriller thanks to a starring knock from Andre McCarthy


0:45 Morrison-lost-as-Bravo-Gayle-get-loose-on-the-mic-still

Morrison lost as Bravo, Gayle get loose on the mic

It takes a lot to push Danny Morrison to the background but Dwayne Bravo and Chris Gayle did just that after taking over the CPL post-match presentation


Gayle breaks sixes world record in BPL

West Indian wins Rangur the title and surpasses his own mark with stunning six-fest in decider in Dhaka


Raining sixes as Gayle storm hits Mirpur

T20 master blaster blazes his 800th six amid a furious unbeaten 126 in Bangladesh Premier League


Gayle seeks to cash in on Sydney court win

West Indies star asks for huge pay packet to do '60 Minutes' style tell-all interview