Christopher Henry Gayle, also known as the “UNIVERSE BOSS” has announced his retirement from limited 50 overs format following the world cup 2019 that will be held in England & Wales. Chris Gayle made his debut in the year 11 September 1999 vs India.
Chris Gayle is known for his hitting power. He is also referred to as Universe Boss. Chris Gayle announces dais retirement from Odis after World Cup, it means we will see last time Gayle Storm coming in England.
He has massive records under his belt as Gayle holds the record of most ODI hundred with 23 hundred under his name and the second leading run scorer from West Indies after Brian Lara. His 215 in the world cup versus Zimbabwe also represents the highest run from the west indies side.
Last year, Gayle has equaled Shahid Afridi record of hitting the most number of sixes in a career of all international matches including t20 and test matches. Both batsmen have 476 sixes against their name well ahead of Brendon Mccullum at 398 sixes. Gayle has played 285 Odis for West Indies.
He plays other t20 leagues also like BBL, PSL, IPL. He has also shown his class in Ipl also as he has the highest score of 175 runs in Ipl which is most by any batsmen in the world. Gayle has been a true entertainer of the cricket as he is also known for his dancing and singing skills.
He has been an enthusiastic cricketer all around the world. Earlier this month, Gayle has been called by the Windies to play first two Odis against England for the preparation of World cup 2019. Chris Gayle last played his ODI match in home series against Bangladesh in July.
This left-handed veteran batsman will once again prove his worth and importance to the West Indies team by playing his last World Cup of his career. West Indies team will also be aiming to win this World Cup so that they may give a Memorable farewell to their one of the most lovable, Entertainer and above all match-winner of their team.
Chris Gayle will also be focusing to go well in this world cup so that his team may achieve the trophy. All the best Universe Boss “CHRIS GAYLE” for all your future endeavours.