Chris Gayle smashed Jason Holder for a six straight down the ground which broke the window glass during a match between St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Barbados Royals in the Caribbean Premier League 2021 on Friday.
Chris Gayle smashed a six which broke a window (AFP Photo)
- Chris Gayle scored 12 runs during his 9-ball knock in St Kitts’ win
- St Kitts (175 for 5) beat Barbados Royals (154 for 7) by 21 runs
- Sherfane Rutherford was adjudged Player of the Match for his 53 in the first innings
West Indies batting legend Chris Gayle showcased his hitting power yet again on Thursday as he smashed a window glass with a straight six off Jason Holder during a match between St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Barbados Royals in the Caribbean Premier League 2021 at Basseterre.
Gayle smashed Holder for a six straight down the ground which broke the window glass. The ball was pitched on middle on a good length, Gayle danced down the track and deposited the ball over the sight-screen.
“A SMASHING HIT by the Universe Boss Chris Gayle,” CPL captioned the post.
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Gayle however, could not last long and got out for 12 off 9 balls with a boundary and a six. Shane Rutherford top-scored with 53 while captain Dwayne Bravo made 47 not out as St Kitts reached 175 for 5 in 20 overs.
Oshane Thomas picked 3 wickets for 22 runs from his 4 overs while Holder and Mohammad Amir took one each.
Barbados in reply, fell short by 21 runs and managed 154 for 7. Shai Hope’s 44 and Azam Khan’s 28 were the only two innings of significance in the chase.
St Kitts & Nevis Patriots top the table with this opening win while Barbados are languishing in last place.
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