new Delhi: Chris Gayle, one of the most successful batsmen in IPL history, is currently away from the world of cricket. Even though Chris Gayle is not playing this season, but his fan following in IPL has still not decreased. Gayle has been active in T20 league tournaments around the world and has many big records in his name in the IPL. At the beginning of IPL 2022, Gayle has shared a big news with his fans and has indicated his return to IPL.
Can make a comeback in IPL
Universe Boss has expressed his desire to return in IPL 2023. Caribbean legends are working very hard for this. Chris Gayle did not give his name in IPL 2022 Mega Auction. But now the explosive Gail has shared a post on social media, due to which the fans are getting some relief. Chris Gayle has shared many pictures one after the other while working out on Instagram Story. Along with sharing these pictures, Chris Gayle wrote, ‘I am preparing for IPL 2023.’ There is little chance that Chris Gayle will play in IPL 2023. In such a situation, it can be expected that Chris Gayle would have shared this post jokingly.
Gayle’s IPL career
Chris Gayle has played for three teams in the IPL since his debut in 2009. Which includes Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Punjab Kings. Chris Gayle has scored 4965 runs in 142 IPL matches. During this, the strike rate of Chris Gayle has also been 148.96. Gayle has the most centuries in the history of IPL. Gayle has scored 6 centuries in IPL. Chris Gayle has also hit 357 sixes in the history of IPL.
Fastest century in IPL
The record for the fastest century in IPL is also in the name of Chris Gayle. Chris Gayle did this feat in the year 2013 against Pune Warriors while playing for RCB. Gayle completed his century in 30 balls in this match. Gayle played an innings of 175 runs in 66 balls in which he hit 17 sixes and 13 fours.
The record for playing the biggest innings
A score of 175 is considered a big score in T20 cricket. But Chris Gayle has played an innings of 175 runs in IPL once alone. This is the biggest innings in IPL history. Gayle made this record against Pune Warriors in 2013.