The Universe Boss made his IPL 2020 debut in the 30th match of this season with half-century. He was unfit till now, Punjab was in difficult phase after losing 6 matches. Now in second half KXIP made few changes in playing XI, and it worked.
It might have taken KXIP 8 games to finally give Chris Gayle a game, but within minutes of stepping onto the field, the Jamaican made sure to let his presence known. Fielding at slip, Gayle pulled off an outrageous dive to save 4 runs, and then celebrated in style. Gayle scored 53 runs off 42 runs. He showed different intent than usual. Still hit 5 sixes till the match end.
Chris Gayle never left any chance to entertain his fans; today he took a catch and started celebrated in his own style. It got trending on Twitter, and the Universe Boss came into light again after months. Now as he is totally fit for rest of the tournament and Kl Rahul gave him a new role as middle order batsmen it will be entertaining for his fans and his team too.
As Gayle is world’s best T20 batsmen by his states in this format of cricket he is a game changer weapon for Punjab. He showed his big hits in the first match only. So there is one more addition in sixes challenge along with Rahul, Rohit Sharma and few others.