Chris Gayle turns out to be first cricketer to pummel 1000 T20 sixes

Chris Gayle

Lords XI Punjab star batsman Chris Gayle proceeded to accomplish another accomplishment in T20 cricket. In the Indian Premier League coordinate among Punjab and Rajasthan Royals, the left-gave batsman turned into the main man to hit 1000 sixes in T20 cricket.

Gayle achieved the accomplishment in the nineteenth over of the KXIP inning in the wake of pummeling youthful Kartik Tyagi over the mid-wicket fence. He was in the long run excused on 99 (63) by Jofra Archer in the accompanying over.

Talking on the momentous accomplishment post the KXIP inning, Gayle stated: “I don’t have the foggiest idea about the record, I’m actually hitting it well. The difficult work and devotion throughout the years have paid off. To the folks who I vowed to get a century, I passed up a great opportunity today however in my brain, it’s a century (giggles). We simply need a success.”

Gayle at present leads the diagram for hitting the most number of sixes in this organization of the game. His kinsman Keiron Pollard stands second on the rundown, more than 300 sixes behind ‘The Universe Boss.’

Cricketers with generally SIXES in T20s

1000 – Chris Gayle*

690 – Kieron Pollard

485 – Brendon McCullum

467 – Shane Watson

447 – Andre Russell

417 – AB de Villiers

Gayle’s 99 helped Kings XI post a difficult 185/4 after 20 overs. With this thump, Gayle has scored an aggregate of 276 runs from six trips in the progressing version of IPL 2020.