Chris Gayle Height, Weight, Age, Wife & More
|Real Name||Christopher Henry “Chris” Gayle|
|Nickname||Crampy, Gayleforce, Master Storm, GayleStorm|
|Profession||West Indies Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 2”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 98 kg
in Pounds- 216 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 44 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 15 Inches
|Tattoos||He has many tattoos all over his body (mainly on arms & chest)|
|International Debut||Test- 16 March 2000 against Zimbabwe
ODI- 11 September 1999 against India
T20- 16 February 2006 against New Zealand
|Jersey Number||#45 (West Indies)
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
|Nature on field||Calm & Jolly nature but an aggressive batsmen|
|Favourite Shot||Pull Shot|
|Records (main ones)||• He became the first player to hit six on the first ball of a test match.
• First player to score century in all the 3 forms of Cricket.
• Became the 4th player to hit 2 triple centuries in Test matches.
• He has scored the highest T20 individual score (175*)
• First player to score a double century in a World Cup.
• First West Indian to get 7000+ runs and take 150 wickets in ODIs.
• First cricketer to hit centuries in all three formats of the game (T20, Test and ODI).
|Career Turning Point||When he scored 3 centuries against India in 2002, he became the 3rd West Indian to score 1000+ runs in a calendar year.|
|Date of Birth||21 September 1979|
|Age (as in 2015)||36 Years|
|Birth Place||Kingston, Jamaica|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Virgo|
|School||Excelsior High School (Jamaica)|
|Educational Qualifications||High School|
|Family||Father- Dudley Gayle (worked as a policeman)
Mother- Name not known (she used to sell peanuts and snacks)
Siblings- 6 siblings (Gayle is the 5th one) – Vanclive ‘Father Bulla’ Parris, Wayne Gayle (Younger)
|Hobbies||Dancing, Riding cars|
|Likes & Dislikes||Likes: Dancing
Dislikes: Running, even on the field he tries not to go for singles and doubles instead he tries to hit the ball out of the ground.
|Controversies||He was involved in a kind of cold war with West Indies Cricket Board over the sponsorship issues|
|Favourite Cricketer||Not Known|
|Favourite Food||Ackee and Saltfish|
|Favourite Movie||Rambo (Series)|
|Favourite Colour||Not Known|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Cars collection||GL 63 AMG – Mercedes, Land Cruiser V8|
|Bikes collection||Harley Davidson FXSTSB Bad Boy|
|Salary||Price in IPL Auction (2014): 9.5 Crores (INR)
Approximate yearly income: $7.5 Million
|Net Worth||$35 Million|