Chris Gayle Birthday Special: Chris Gayle is the King of T20 cricket, know how the name ‘Universe Boss’ got here
Chris Gayle Birthday
Chris Gayle, a former West Indies player and known as ‘Universe Boss’, has many big records in T20 cricket. Today this swashbuckling batsman is celebrating his 43rd birthday.
Chris Gayle Record: Today is the birthday of Chris Gayle, popularly known as ‘Universe Boss’ in the world of cricket. Chris Gayle is celebrating his 43rd birthday today. This swashbuckling batsman from West Indies was born on 21 September 1979 in Kingston, Jamaica. Chris Gayle has played 483 international matches for West Indies. Especially, reaching the record of ‘Universe Boss’ in T20 cricket is not going to be easy for any batsman. Actually, today we will know how this swashbuckling batsman of West Indies got the name ‘Universe Boss’.
Chris Gayle became such ‘Universe Boss’
Actually, Chris Gayle is the first cricketer in the world to score 14,000 runs in T20 cricket. Chris Gayle has 4,965 runs in his name in IPL. At the same time, Chris Gayle’s strike rate in this tournament has been around 149. Chris Gayle is one of only a few selected players, who get a lot of love and support from fans in almost all cricket leagues around the world. Apart from this, Chris Gayle often keeps making headlines about his lifestyle. Chris Gayle is known for leading a cool life. However, Chris Gayle is known as the ‘Universe Boss’ only because of his ‘power hitting’ game on the cricket field.
Chris Gayle’s dispute with ICC
Significantly, Chris Gayle’s dispute with the ICC came to the fore in the past. Actually, the bat with which Chris Gayle has been playing for the last several years, had a sticker of ‘The Boss’ on it. However, after the dispute with the ICC, the bat that Chris Gayle uses, only has ‘The Boss’ written on it. However, Chris Gayle had given a statement recently, in this statement he said that the ICC does not like to write ‘Universe Boss’ on the bat. Also he had said that the ICC does not want me to use Universe Boss.
Most sixes in the name of Universe Boss in T20 format
Chris Gayle tops the list of batsmen who hit most sixes in T20 format. He has hit 553 sixes in this format. Apart from this, Rohit Sharma of India, Shahid Afridi of Pakistan, Brendon McCullum of New Zealand, Martin Guptill and former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni are included in this list.