Chris Gayle on the verge of making big history

 If the opinions expressed by the sports pundits across the world are to be believed, Chris Gayle is all set to create history in the ensuing T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup 2021 is starting from Sunday. West Indies captain Kieron Pollard has said a tremendous thing about Chris Gayle.

 


 

West Indies have won the T20 World Cup twice West Indies' defending champion Havindee will be eyeing the third title

Kieron Pollard on Chris Gayle: T20 World Cup 2021 is starting from today. Before the start of the tournament, West Indies captain Kieron Pollard has given a statement about Chris Gayle, popularly known as 'Universe Boss'. Pollard has praised Gayle as one of the most powerful batsmen in the world. The captain has said that there are no words to describe what Gayle has done for the country.

 

Let us tell you that Gayle has a dominance in T20 cricket. He has scored 14261 runs in the shortest format after playing 446 matches at a strike rate of 145.87. At the same time, Gayle has scored 1854 runs in 74 T20 Internationals for West Indies at a strike rate of 139.19.

Gayle on the verge of making big history

 

Gayle is on the verge of making big history in the T20 World Cup. In fact, Gayle is just 97 runs away from becoming the highest run-scorer in the T20 World Cup. He has played 28 matches in the tournament so far and has added 920 runs. At the same time, the highest run-scorer in the T20 World Cup is former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene (1016 in 31 matches).

 "There are no words to describe what Gayle has done in the World Cup, T20 World Cup and T20 cricket across the world," Pollard said. Pollard further said, 'Gayle is the player to hit the most sixes and score the most runs (in T20 cricket). The way he creates fear in the bowlers, the answer is no. He is 97 runs away but he may not be thinking about it. His and our main target is to win the T20 World Cup. He must have been thinking about this. We are sure he will do well.

 

 

West Indies' first clash with England

It is worth noting that the qualifier matches will be played from Sunday to 22 October. After this, the title clash between the teams will start. West Indies team will start their campaign in the tournament on 23 October. West Indies are in Group 1 and their first match will be against England. West Indies team is the defending champion. He won the title in the year 2016 by defeating England. Apart from this, Windies won the T20 World Cup trophy in 2012 by defeating Sri Lanka.