Chris Gayle Most Six Hitter in IPL Season 10
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Finally back to form in a similar destructive fashion, Chris Gayle bid adieu to his woeful batting struggles against Gujarat Lions. Gayle's thunder will long be remembered as he slammed 77 off just 38 balls helping Challengers return to the winning ways. Had AB de Villiers been fit for the game against Lions, Gayle would have missed the onslaught. But, ABD revealed his withdrawal hours before the game had started. Gayle treasured the opportunity with both hands and struck it away with blasting 38-ball 77, an innings that included 7 sixes. It was just a trailer; Chris Gayle's sixes in IPL 10 are yet to be rained down.
An explosive knock, which includes 7 sixes and 5 fours, got Chris Gayle the sheen he had been missing since the beginning of the tournament. With that unforgettable knock, Chris Gayle's sixes in IPL 10 have now reached 11. He is one of the strongest contenders to hit most sixes in IPL season 10. The only man to reach 10000 run in T20, Gayle set the landmark in his last match against Gujarat Lions.
With Gayle's regime appearing to be waning over the past one year, not many would have speculated him to come with a repeated heroic. Seven sixes in one game were enough to raise Gayle on the sixes count. He is now 5th on the table with 11 sixes next to Brendon McCullum (15), AB de Villiers (12), Manish Pandey (11) and Kieron Pollard (11). He is just 5 hits away from becoming the most six hitter in IPL 2017. It would be no surprise if he bridges the gap in just one game.
The sixer king would hardly take a couple of outbursts, which naturally comes to him, to surpass others on the sixes count. Do you also foresee Chris Gayle as the most six hitter in IPL 2017? If yes, you are probably not alone. Gayle's last blitz must have compelled millions to join the anticipation.
Will Chris Gayle finish top of the table with most sixes in IPL 2017?