IPL 2021: Punjab Kings’ Chris Gayle returns to form, launches himself ahead of IPL 2021 Phase 2

IPL 2021: Punjab Kings' Chris Gayle returns to form, launches himself ahead of IPL 2021 Phase 2. He slammed 42 off 27 in CPL 2021 semifinals
IPL 2021: Punjab Kings' Chris Gayle returns to form, launches himself ahead of IPL 2021 Phase 2. He slammed 42 off 27 in CPL 2021 semifinals

IPL 2021: Chris Gayle: Punjab Kings batsman Gayle returned to form in style when it mattered. He slammed 27-ball 42, going all guns blazing against Guyana Amazon Warriors in CPL 2021 semifinals. He slammed 3 sixes and 5 fours in his knock, it included 22 runs in an over against Odean Smith. It was Gayle’s joint-highest score in the ongoing Caribbean Premier League this season. He will now look to carry his form for Punjab Kings in the IPL 2021 Phase 2. Follow IPL 2021 live updates on insidesport.co and LIVE streaming on Star Sports, Hotstar

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IPL 2021-Phase 2: Punjab Kings’ Chris Gayle returns to form

RECENT MATCHES 

MATCH BAT BOWL DATE GROUND FORMAT
Patriots vs Trinbago 5 12-Sep-2021 Basseterre T20
Patriots vs Trinbago 35 0/9 11-Sep-2021 Basseterre T20
Patriots vs Tallawahs 12 08-Sep-2021 Basseterre T20
Patriots vs Kings 3 05-Sep-2021 Basseterre T20
Patriots vs Kings 14 04-Sep-2021 Basseterre T20
Patriots vs Royals 42 02-Sep-2021 Basseterre T20
Patriots vs Royals 12 26-Aug-2021 Basseterre T20

 

The swashbuckling batsman had slammed 178 runs during the first 8 matches. He is on verge of becoming only the third player after David Warner and AB de Villiers to complete 5000 runs in IPL among overseas cricketers. He is just 50 runs away from the landmark.

IPL Most Runs

POS PLAYER Mat Inns NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
1
199 191 31 6076 113 37.97 4,659 130.41 5 40 524 205
2 184 183 25 5577 106* 35.29 4,379 127.35 2 44 634 116
3 200 195 29 5491 100* 33.07 4,011 136.89 1 39 502 202
4 207 202 28 5480 109* 31.49 4,199 130.50 1 40 476 224
5 148 148 19 5447 126 42.22 3,887 140.13 4 50 525 201
6 176 162 38 5056 133* 40.77 3,318 152.38 3 40 406 245
7 140 139 16 4950 175* 40.24 3,312 149.45 6 31 404 357

 

Here’s the full list of fixtures, venues, and match timings of Punjab Kings (PBKS).

Punjab Kings will kickstart their IPL campaign against Rajasthan Royals in Dubai on September 21, Tuesday.

Match No. Day Date Time (IST) Match Venue
32 Tuesday 21-Sep-21 07:30 PM PBKS vs RR Dubai
37 Saturday 25-Sep-21 07:30 PM SRH vs PBKS Sharjah
42 Tuesday 28-Sep-21 07:30 PM MI vs PBKS Abu Dhabi
45 Friday 01-Oct-21 07:30 PM KKR vs PBKS Dubai
48 Sunday 03-Oct-21 03:30 PM RCB vs PBKS Sharjah
53 Thursday 07-Oct-21 03:30 PM CSK vs PBKS Dubai

 

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