Chris Gayle is a left-handed batsman, who has been playing for West Indies. He is famous for his hard-hitting batting performance in both the T20 and ODI formats. Here, you will know everything about his salary, net worth, height, wife, and career.
Gayle started his career by taking training at the Lucas Cricket Club. His debut for the national team came in the year 1998, only at the age of 19. He started his test career in 2002 against India. That year, he put his name on the list of scoring 1000 runs in a single calendar year. He is also the first West Indies player to score a triple century in a test match.
He is mainly known as a T20 cricket player. Gayle completed the milestone of 10,000 runs in the career of T20 international. He became the most dangerous player of T20 International by scoring 100 sixes in 2017. Gayle also broke the record to score the fastest T20 century and 175 runs in IPL. He scored a double century in the 2015 world cup.
Chris Gayle’s details:
|Full Name||Christopher Henry Gayle|
|Nickname||Gayle Storm, Master Storm, Gayle Force|
|Born||21 September 1979|
|Net Worth||$40 Million|
|Father name||Dudley Gayle|
|Mother name||Hazel Gayle|
|Salary||$300000 per year|
Chris Gayle was born on 21 September 1979. He is currently 42 years of age. But, you won’t be able to say that he is this old by seeing his gameplay and body language.
Chris Gayle’s Net Worth and Salary:
Chris Gayle has a net worth of $40 Million, which is very high as a cricket. His yearly salary is approximately $300000 per year. His main income source is international and domestic crickets. He is the most desirable player in domestic leagues like IPL, Big Bash, BPL. Gayle earns a huge amount of money from these. He receives $280000 for his presence in the IPL. His presence gives the fans extra confidence and hope. He is also an ambassador of many international companies.
Chris Gayle was married to Natasha Berridge in 2009. They have one daughter in their family named Blush.
Gayle has a height of 6 feet 1 inch. He receives some extra advantages for his height. He is also muscular and a big guy from where his powerful shots come from.
One of the common nicknames of Chris Gayle is Gayle Storm. This is because of his power full shots in the cricket match. He can turn any match in his favor. When he comes to the pitch, he remains calm. After being settled, he starts to show his actions. He scores sixes over and over again, sometimes, bowlers become depressed for his shots. Some people also call him master Storm and Gayle force.
Recent News about Chris Gayle:
Gayle made a big announcement recently after the T20 World Cup in 2021. He said that fans won’t be seeing him play international games much. Gayle also said that he won’t be participating in the ICC T20 World Cup in 2022. He said,
“I will be in Australia one way or the other, I will be in Australia. Because I haven’t been there for some time and the World Cup is going to be in Australia. So I will be there.”
Chris Gayle is considered the best T20 player in Cricket History. This statement from him game the fans heartbreak and fans are hoping that he might change his heart over time.