Chris Gayle is one of the most acknowledged power hitter in the history cricket. Through his extra-ordinary skills with the bat that makes him one of the hard-hitting players gained fame from the very early stage of his career. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ নিজেকে টি-টোয়েন্টির স্রষ্টা দাবি গেইলের!]
His giant batting approach elevates his status at a very high level in T20 cricket both in domestic level and international arena.
He has been rocking on various leagues going all around the world. In limited over games, the skill of Chris Gayle is noteworthy.
However, he considers himself as the god if T20 cricket. On a recent interview in a television channel, Chris Gayle declared that T20 was introduced because of the kind of batting he does.
On his conversation with Fox TV he said, “To be honest, T20 cricket is for me and I am the lord of it.”
Gayle’s contribution on the introduction of T20 cricket is outstanding. He is the only player with 10000 runs on this format, whereas there is no one even close to 8000.
Along with that he has 18 centuries and 62 half centuries on this format only. 780 fours and 750 sixes are also on his diary which makes him the highest boundary scorer on this format.
Gayle said, “From now on no matter who comes into play this format of the game, specially batting, has to remember me as the lord of it.”