}); Match Number 8 for KXIP: Chris Gayle was a part of the XI for the first time in IPL 2020 to face RCB in Sharjah. It’s an important game for us.”. Kings XI Punjab are in a must-win scenario when they face Chennai Super Kings in match number 53 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season on Sunday. Meanwhile, in the IPL 2020 season, Gayle has scored 276 runs at 46.00, with a best of 99. In 126 games, he has amassed 4,537 runs at an average of 41.24. }); What was common in these defeats was the absence of one of the greatest T20 batsmen in the format's history. Rohit Sharma, Chris Gayle don jersey number ‘45’ before 1st ODI vs Windies; see pic. Why Mohammed Shami is a Higher Impact Bowler Than Kagiso Rabada in IPL 2020. That's it for today. He is also the only player to amass more than 13,000 T20 runs in little over 400 matches Overall, he has scored 4760 runs in 130 innings at a strike rate of 150.63 in the tournament. Match Number 8 for KXIP: Chris Gayle was a part of the XI for the first time in IPL 2020 to face RCB in Sharjah. It seems like Rohit wants to share the funny moment with his fans. Meanwhile, in the IPL 2020 season, Gayle has scored 276 runs at 46.00, with a best of 99. Gayle has been KXIP's most impactful batsman, even ahead of KL Rahul, since his inclusion in the playing XI. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and currently with Kings XI Punjab (KXIP). He has six centuries to his name in the IPL and is the only player to be dismissed on 99 twice in the league's history. बेहतर अनुभव के लिए अपनी सेटिंग्स में जाकर हाई मोड चुनें।, क्रिस गेल New Delhi | Jagran Sports Desk: Kings XI Punjab batsman Chris Gayle became the first player to hit 1000 sixes in the T-20 cricket during his 99-run knock against Rajasthan Royals in Abu Dhabi on Friday. They needed their T20 talisman back. Match Number 8 for KXIP: Chris Gayle was a part of the XI for the first time in IPL 2020 to face RCB in Sharjah. Yes, the 41-year old Christopher Henry Gayle could not find a place in the KXIP XI for the first half of the tournament - he did not fit in the combination of the four overseas players chosen by the think-tank and was also hospitalised due to a stomach infection which forced him to sit out for a few matches. Support our journalism by becoming a TNM Member - Click here. Apart from the jersey number, both the opening batsmen also share other similarities. ! The Universe Boss could become just the 12th player to register 400 runs against CSK in the competition. Both Punjab and Rajasthan now have 12 points in 13 games each, though the former is at an advantage and placed fourth owing to a better run rate. He has 232 sixes to his name from 166 games. IPL 2020: दिल्ली और RCB की हार से रोमांचक हुई प्लेऑफ की जंग, अंकतालिका में बड़ा उलटफेर, आईपीएल में विराट के लिए काल बने संदीप शर्मा, सबसे अधिक बार आउट करने का बनाया रिकॉर्ड, IPL 2020: हैदराबाद के गेंदबाजों के आगे RCB की बत्ती गुल, इन पांच खिलाड़ियों के दम पर जीता सनराइजर्स. Gayle marched on after KL Rahul's dismissal and scored 99 off just 63 balls to guide his team to 185 -- a total that proved to be below par, given the conditions. 349 - Number of sixes by Gayle in the IPL, which are the most by a batsman in any T20 league. Gayle, 41, is way ahead of his nearest competitor, fellow West Indian and Mumbai Indians player Kieron Pollard, who has hit 690 sixes in T20 format..Chris Gayle. Gayle has been KXIP's highest scorer since their transformation against RCB in Sharjah. The skipper, KL Rahul continued to score big but could not convert that into wins for his franchise. The duo shared their photo which revealed a unique similarity between the two players. And the Universe Boss made an immediate impact! The “Hitman” as he is called, who already has four T20 International centuries to his credit, has hit 209 sixes in 197 matches. googletag.display('CRINXT_ENG_DESKTOP/CRINXT_ENG_IPLT20/CRINXT_ENG_IPLT20_AS/CRINXT_ENG_IPLT20_AS_ROS_MID_728'); IPL 2020: मुंबई इंडियंस के इन सूरमाओं के आगे ढेर हुई दिल्ली, दमदार खेल से जीता दिल, IPL 2020: मुंबई इंडियंस ने रचा इतिहास, बनी दुनिया की नंबर एक T-20 टीम. KXIP has a match to play against CSK. The inclusion of Gayle had a positive effect on the entire unit. And the Universe Boss made an immediate impact! Mumbai: Before the first ODI match between India and West Indies, Indian Vice-captain Rohit Sharma and West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle shared an interesting photo on Instagram. Gayle's overall show and his performance in IPL 2020, 373 runs from 13 games at a strike rate of 129.97. Both Sharma and Gayle have scored 200s in ODIs (Rohit has 264 as his highest ODI score, while Gayle has 237 as his top score). He has aggregated more than his skipper (in these 6 matches) and scored his runs at a much higher rate, making him doubly dangerous. Sports News He scored this in the year 2010 against Sri Lanka in Galle in the first innings of a test match that resulted in a draw. KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal looked in devastating touch in the first three matches. The tally also includes 30 sixes and 22 fours. In the current edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Sanju Samson has hit the most sixes so far at 23, closely followed by Nicholas Pooran on 22 and Ishan Kishan with 21. Something changed in the KXIP dressing room and there was a new found energy and zest to win. Currently, he’s plying his trade with RCB. Please try after some time. IPL 2020 in UAE: Chris Gayle becomes first to hit 1,000 sixes in T20 cricket. Chris Gayle slammed a host of records on Friday during his 99-run knock against RR. Although Kings XI Punjab lost a couple of these encounters early indications were that they would be a big threat in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. He was the highest run-getter for two consecutive seasons in 2011 and 2012. Leading Mumbai Indians to a record four IPL titles, Rohit Sharma is fourth in the list. He is also the player to score 6000 runs from sixes alone in the T-20 cricket. 0 runs, 3 wickets: How Boult, Bumrah rattled Delhi Capitals’ top-order in.. IPL 2020, DC vs MI Qualifier 1: Delhi players sport black armbands to show.. IPL 2020 Qualifier 1, MI vs DC: Rohit Sharma equals Harbhajan Singh's.. IPLT20 IPL 2020 Friday, October 30, 2020 - 19:33 In 131 matches, Gayle has managed to amass 4,760 runs at an average of 41.39. This website follows the DNPA’s code of conduct. KXIP need a victory, besides wanting several other factors to work their way in terms of qualifying for the playoffs. Here’s a list of the top 5 six-hitters in IPL: The “Universe Boss”, as he is popularly known, takes the top spot. Age hasn’t dimmed his reflexes and at 41, he is still a force to reckon with. Both open the batting for their respective teams (Rohit for India, Gayle for West Indies). Known as the ‘Finisher’ for his knack of finishing close contests, he is yet to find his mojo in the current edition and appears to be a pale shadow of his former self. That's his highest score in the longest format of the game i.e test cricket. That's it for today. The duo shared their photo which revealed a unique similarity between the two players. Copyright © 2015 - 2020 Deccan Chronicle. His record against Mumbai Indians; Gayle is the eighth-highest run-scorer in the IPL. Gayle Chris Gayle slammed a host of records on Friday during his 99-run knock against RR. 1000 sixes. 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The photo shows both Rohit Sharma and Chris Gayle donning their national jersey while their backs area facing the camera. 41-year-old Gayle has scored 4753 runs in 131 IPL appearances at an average of 41.69 and a strike rate of over 150. He is also the only player to amass more than 13,000 T20 runs in little over 400 matches Set 172 for win, he was involved in a match-winning 93-run stand with KL Rahul and scored a responsible 53 off 45 deliveries to guide KXIP to a thrilling last-ball win. and provide personalised recommendations. However, it comes as no surprise that the explosive Chris Gayle heads the all-time list of six-hitters in IPL. googletag.cmd.push(function () { He scored this in the year 2010 against Sri Lanka in Galle in the first innings of a test match that resulted in a draw. The southpaw is now the sixth-highest scorer in IPL history (4,760). Oops some error happened! Gayle is the greatest T20 batsman ever and has a stupendous record in the IPL as well. “Getting out on 99 is unfortunate,” Gayle said. After ensuring a 3-0 whitewash against the West Indies, India will be looking to clinch the three-match ODI series 3-0. IPL 2020 FULL COVERAGE |  IPL 2020 SCHEDULE  | IPL 2020 POINTS TABLE. Keep reading, keep supporting! Till date, against Chennai Super Kings, Chris Gayle has racked up 373 runs from 13 games at a strike rate of 129.97. KXIP were down and out. Invited to bat first, Punjab got off to a poor start, with Jofra Archer dismissing Mandeep Singh for a duck in the first over of the match. How has Gayle performed against CSK's Chahar and Karn Sharma? Rohit and Gayle are popular for their six hitting abilities. IPL 2020: धोनी ने किया साफ, बताया कब तक आईपीएल में खेलते रहेंगे?