All Gayle Record in T-20 World Cup

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, March 13th, 2016 | 0


West Indies star player, Chris Gayle is one of the best player in the shorter format in Cricket. From next 15th march the main stage of T20 world cup has to start. But from last Wednesday, Qualifying match were started.  Gayle viewers are waiting to see his unlimited entertainment with cricket bat.

Before the start of the period on March 10 and 13, respectively, West Indies will play two warm-up match against India and Australia. March 16: Former champions West Indies will play against the former Champion England in their first match of 7th World Cup competition.

Before the start of the combat phase of Gayle, let’s take a look at some records of this legend.

* Chris Gayle is the second most runs holder in T20 world cup after Sri Lanka’s former star Mahela Jayawardene (1016) Gayle, who scored 807 runs, in this year’s editions there have a great opportunity to become the most runs holder in this tournament.  Tillakaratne Dilshan scored 764 and ranked third.

* With 49 sixes Chris Gayle is the most sixes owner of the tournament of T-Twenty World Cup, Stepping off half centuries of sixes as the first player in T-20 World Cup at this year’s event to be held in India. The list of maximum sixes, Yuvraj Singh (31) and Shane Watson (27) second and third respectively.

* Just six batsman have T-20 World Cup century. Gayle is one of them. In 2007 world cup edition Gayle scored 117 runs against South Africa in Johannesburg. Other 5 World Cup centurion are Brendon McCullum (123), Alex Hales (116 *), Ahmed Shehzad (111 *), Suresh Raina (101) and Mahela Jayawardene (100).

* In T-20 World Cup Gayle played maximum of 8 or more 50 runs innings. 7 half-century and a century in this run. Jayawardene have 7 fifty plus innings and ranked second place (6 half-centuries and centuries 1). Rohit Sharma and Shane Watson scored six half-centuries.

* Gayle is the only captain of the T-Twenty World Cup was run out after scoring 50 or more. In 2010 against India in the World Cup in Bridgetown, West Indies captain Gayle was run out for 98 runs.

* The most sixes in an innings in T-20 World Cup occupied by Gayle. Against South Africa in Johannesburg in the way to play 117 runs innings Gayle track record of 10 sixes. The second highest 7 sixes hit by Yuvraj Singh, David Warner, Brendon McCullum, Chris Gayle, Watson and Stephen Maybourg.

* Most runs by boundaries in an innings also the named by Gayle in T-Twenty World Cup. T-Twenty World Cup match against South Africa on the way to score 117 runs in the first innings of Gayle hit 10 sixes along with 7 fours. In other words, only 88 runs comes by boundaries, which is a record. McCullum’s boundaries (11 fours and 7 sixes) scored 86 points for every second.


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This is Toqui Tahmid a webmaster and sports reporter at Tsmplug

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