New record by Universal Boss Chris Gayle in IPL!!
Christopher Henry Gayle, the giant left handed batsman of West Indies so called Universal Boss has created a new record in IPL season 12. In his first match representing Kings XI Panjab the record was written. The match was between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Panjab. He scored half century with good run rate. The new record is all about completing 4K runs during this innings!. The 6th run scored by him during this match marked this record.
With this he is the 9th one to reach this milestone and 2nd foreign batsman. Also he is the one to score this runs in very less innings. With this the Gayle the most destructive batsman broke the record of Hyderabad Sunrisers batsman David Warner. Warner created this record in 114 innings while Gayle could do the same in 112.
To remember here, he is one of only four players who have scored two triple centuries at Test level. He has the highest individual score in a T20 match. He was the one to score century in 30balls and also individually scored 175 not out off 66 balls. He is the one to score more sixes in a single IPL innings. He holds the record of scoring highest centuries in T20!. These are very few to name here. Thus the name Universal Boss suits only to Gayle!