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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
9585
AVERAGE
37.01

Chris Gayle

Allrounder

Did you know?

Gayle was named player of the 2006 Champions Trophy.

RUNS
1589
AVERAGE
33.81

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
281
DEBUT
1999
CAP NO
97
BEST BATTING
215
BEST BOWLING
5-46
Bowling
WICKETS
165
AVERAGE
35.1
ECONOMY
4.78
S/R
44
5W
1
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
9585
INNINGS
276
NOT OUTS
17
AVERAGE
37.01
100s
23
50s
48
MATCHES
55
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
1589
INNINGS
51
NOT OUTS
4
AVERAGE
33.81
100s
2
50s
13

Lynn goes big but Punjab power home

Aussie blaster Chris Lynn hit a spectacular 74 from 41 but a Chris Gayle-inspired Kings XI Punjab proved too strong in rain-affected IPL clash


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Sunrisers caught in freak Gaylestorm

Kings XI master blaster Chris Gayle dominates the Sunrisers attack with his sixth IPL ton, striking an unbeaten 104 off 63 deliveries in Mohali


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Gayle, Dhoni turn back the clock

Kings XI opener Chris Gayle and Chennai skipper MS Dhoni went head-to-head in Mohali, with the Punjab side running out winners in a tight match


New highs and lows as strong Gayle hits

West Indian adds to incredible T20 record as star spinner returns worst figures of his career


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Gaylestorm ton sinks Sunrisers

Windies master blaster's sixth IPL century proves too much for Sunrisers Hyderabad


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Give the Universe Boss to the fans: Gayle

Enigmatic Jamaican returns to the IPL in style after being overlooked for Kings XI’s first two outings