Tag Archives: Chris Gayle

Gayle’s Century Ignites The IPL

23 Apr
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Today Chris Gayle hit the fastest ever century in professional cricket – off just 30 balls.  His brutal assault in the colours of Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL was a display of a power hitting – particularly straight down the ground. Continue reading

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2012 – End of Year Report

29 Dec
The best Test team in the world - South Africa

The best Test team in the world – South Africa

Apologies to my friend at the Wrong Un, but here is my End of Year Report for the great year that was 2012.  South Africa are the No. 1 team in the world, Afghanistan made their debut at an International competition and Kevin Pietersen exceeded even his own exceptionally high levels of douche-baggery.  All this and much more, you will find below.

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Worldly Round-Up – Bangladesh v West Indies

26 Nov

There has been a lot of Test cricket played over the last month or so, and so I am going to give a brief (some would say cursory) overlook at each series, be it complete or in progress.  I’ll post them individually, that way you can find the one you’re looking to read easily – I really am all give! Enjoy.

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India v England – Day 2 Review

16 Nov

The second day of this Test match saw the continued progress of Cheteshwar Pujara and the immediate impact of the highly rated off-spinner Ravi Ashwin as England slumped to 41/3 at stumps, following India’s declaration at 521/8.

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My XI of the ICC T20 World Cup 2012

10 Oct

Always one to follow a good trend, please find below, in batting order, the XI cricketers that I would have in my dream team based on performances during the T20 World Cup in Sri Lanka.  Also, there’ll be photos attached of their fantastically talented faces, and an accompanying video of them doing their thing from YouTube.  Because I love to give. Enjoy.

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Windies Wind Their Way to the Top

8 Oct

Chris Gayle leads the celebrations, ‘Gangnam’ Style. Source: AFP

With a crash, bang and plenty of wallop, the ICC World T20 ended last night, with the West Indies being crowned Champions of the world – their first victory at a major competition since 1979.

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