Chris Gayle blasted an unbeaten 146 off 69 balls in BPL and broke many record
Chris Gayle scores massive an unbeaten 146 off 69 balls as Rangpur Riders finished 206/1 off their 20 overs in Bangladesh Premier League at Dhaka.
in his inning 146 Gayle hit 18 sixes and equal his own record for most sixes in T20 innings. The 38-year-old
Jamaican had hit 17 sixes during his record-shattering 66-ball 175 not out in Indian premier league for Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Pune
Warriors in the 2013 IPL.
Gayle shared unbroken 201-run stand partnership with former captain New Zealand Brendon McCullum who finished 51 off 43 balls. The Kiwi
star hit three sixes which meant Rangpur Riders equalled RCB’s record of 21 sixes – the most by a team in an innings.
gayle completed 11,000 runs in the shortest format of the game, and also became the first players in cricket history to score
20 centuries in twenty twenty. He
incidentally became the first player to blast 100 maximums in the Bangladesh Premier League.
Gayle had last played international for West Indies in September did not play any test match since 2014.
Chris Gayle had very poor 2017 ipl season he was able to score only 200 runs in 9 matches. However, his form in the BPL is
certainly, good news for RCB and it would be interesting to see whether they would still want to retain the West Indian or
use their Right to Match card in the auction scheduled early next year.
On December 8, Gayle had hammered an unbeaten 126 off 51 balls in the BPL Eliminator against Khulna Titans.]]>