Christopher Henry Gayle
(West Indies Cricketer)

Chris Gayle
Nickname:Universe Boss, World Boss
Profession:Cricketer
Biography
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Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):6’2″
Weight (approx.):95-98 Kg
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Tattoos:NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth:21 September 1979
Age (as on 2017):37 years
Birth Place:Kingston Jamaica
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Virgo
Nationality:Jamaican
School:Excelsior High School
College:NA
Educational Qualifications:High Schools
Signature:NA
Family
Father:Dudley Gayle
Mother:NA
Sister:Yes
Brother:Yes
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Religion:Catholic
Address:NA
Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:
ODI:11 September 1998 vs India
T20:
Jersey Number:#45 (WI), #333 (IPL)
Domestic/State Team:Jamaica, Multan Sultans, Kings XI Punjab, Karachi Kings, Rangpur Riders, Melbourne Renegades (2018 and present)
Nature on field:Fun loving
Likes to play against:NA
Favourite Shot:Pull shot
Records
  • First player to hit a six off the first ball of a Test match (2012)
  • One of only four players to score 2 triple hundred in Test
  • First batsman to score a double hundred in World Cup (vs Zimbabwe in 2015)
  • B McCullum and C Gayle are the only batsmen to hit two centuries in T20Is
Controversies
  • Involved in a dispute over sponsorship issues. He along with six other players was dropped for the first Test against South Africa in 2005
Career Turning Point
  • In 2002, Gayle became the third West Indian to score over 1,000 runs in a calendar year
Preferences
Hobbies:Travelling, Dancing
Favourite Batsmen:Not known (Chris Gayle: “I’m actually the greatest batsman of all time”)
Favourite Bowlers:NA
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Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:Sea Food, Ackee and Salt Fish
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Favourite Destinations:NA
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Style Quotient
Cars Collection:Mercedes – GL 63 AMG, Land Cruiser
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:Married
Affairs/Girlfriends:Many
Wife/Spouse:Natasha Berridge
Marriage Date:NA
Children:NA
Earnings
Net Worth:36 Million Dollars (approx)
Retainer Fee:NA
Test Fee:NA
ODI Fee:NA
T20 Fee:NA
IPL 11:2 Crore (Bought by KXIP)
Lesser Known Facts
  • In 2005, Gayle was diagnosed with a congenital heart defect causing a cardiac dysrhythmia. He underwent heart surgery.
  • He was only the fourth West Indian to carry his bat in a Test innings.
  • As a West Indian, Gayle holds the record for most number of centuries in ODIs