Chris Gayle sets new Twenty20 records :
Chris Gayle sets new Twenty20 records The West Indies Master Blaster opener got to three figure Innings from just 30 balls against Indian Premier League rivals Pune Warriors, eventually finishing unbeaten on 175 from 66 Balls.
Gayle’s unbeaten innings, featuring 17 Huge sixes and 13 fours, also helped Bangalore scored a mammoth 263 for five wickets in their 20 overs. Most team score in the game’s shortest format.
And the left-hander’s hundred was brought up off four balls fewer than it took Kent’s Andrew Symonds in a Twenty20 game against Middlesex in 2004 season. Brendon McCullum held the previous record for highest individual score, set when he made 158 from 73 balls during the 2008 IPL’s First Ever Match. No batsman however could even remotely replicate the stunning display of power hitting from Gayle who had scored an unbeaten 175 off 66 ball, an innings studded with a record 17 sixes and 13 fours. RCB Beats Pune Warriors by 130 Runs. Pune Warriors finished on 133-9 in reply, Gayle (2-5) taking two wickets in the final over to complete a 130-run victory for his Royal Challengers.
Gayle’s Storms Brokes Many Records of T20 Cricket As Well As in IPL.
Fastest Individual Fifty in IPL (17 balls)
Fastest Individual Century in IPL (30balls)
Highest Individual Score in T20 Cricket (175*)
Longest Six in This IPL (119 Meters)
1st Player to Hit 150 Sixes in IPL
Best Opening Partnership For RCB (167)
Most Sixes Hit by a Batsmen in an Innings of T20 (17)
Highest Total in T20 Cricket (263-5)
How Chris Gayle scored 175* (BAll By Ball)
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