Chris Gayle: The legendary T20 batsman is but to play a match within the ongoing thirteenth season of the Indian Premier League.
Throughout the twenty fourth match of the continuing thirteenth season of the Indian Premier League between Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab in Abu Dhabi, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Dinesh Karthik has gained the toss and selected to bat.
“The wicket appears to be like dry so we’ll have a bat first. Because the match progresses we’ll get the fitting batting order, however it labored properly within the final sport. [Shivam] Mavi has a number of niggles so Prasidh [Krishna] is available in for him,” Karthik mentioned throughout the toss.
We’re as soon as once more CHASING at this time! 💪
— Kings XI Punjab (@lionsdenkxip)
Within the 5 matches that KKR pacer Shivam Mavi performed within the match earlier than lacking this sport, he picked 5 wickets at a median of 27.80, an economic system charge of 8.68 and a strike charge of 19.20.
Is Chris Gayle enjoying at this time’s IPL match vs KKR?
“We now have plenty of expertise like Anil [Kumble], Andy [Flower] and Jonty [Rhodes]. We now have [Chris] Gayle and Maxi [Glenn Maxwell] and seniors who’ve saved it constructive. We simply haven’t turned it round within the huge moments that’s why we’re on the backside of the desk,” Kings XI Punjab captain Lokesh Rahul mentioned throughout the toss.
Very similar to KKR, KXIP have additionally made a compelled change as abroad quick bowler Sheldon Cottrell is going through a niggle. Punjab have embody England pacer Chris Jordan in Cottrell’s place. “[Chris] Jordan is available in for [Sheldon] Cottrell, who has a niggle and may miss out on a few video games,” Rahul added.
The event implies that Kings XI will as soon as once more take the sphere with out Universe Boss Chris Gayle. It was Punjab head coach Anil Kumble who had revealed that the 41-year previous participant . With Gayle not enjoying at this time, it appears he’s but to recuperate from his sickness.