The Gaylestorm

Muneeb Farrukh
By Muneeb Farrukh November 9, 2015 16:48

The Gaylestorm

The hard hitting batsman from the West Indies Chris Gayle always has something special in store for his fans and teammates whenever he comes out to bat as he entertains us with his lusty blows all over the park.

Few days back the explosive batsman was caught talking to a site ( where he answered few interesting questions about his life before and while playing cricket.

Chris Gayle mentioned that when he was a kid he was more fond of football rather than cricket but with time his interest in cricket developed and he became a full time cricketer. His first coach was lady, Misss Hamilton, who taught him how to play both Football and cricket during his young days. He emphasized that this shows the strength of a woman and learned a lot under him.

The Windies opener is a big fan of Cristiano Ronaldo and he is hopeful that one day he will meet him. Chris Gayle also showed his fascination for CR7 by mimicking his iconic celebration in an IPL match.


Gayle also told that the first time he travelled in a plane, he was very scared and kids made fun of him but now he travels a lot more and he also has a private jet of his.

When the left handed opener was a kid he used to jump over people fences and steal their fruits and he added, while laughing, that he was a bad boy and did not know that it was the wrong thing to do during that young days. He added that he used to play with marbles as a kid and enjoyed it with his friends back then.

Chris Gayle added that he was privileged to play alongside his hero Brian Lara and it was a great feeling to play and share a dressing room with a player who is his role model and it was a great achievement for him to achieve something like this because he never though something like that will happen.

The flamboyant player also added that his best friend is the fastest man in the world Usain Bolt and he is glad that he knows him and be friends with him since a very long time. He said that many people want to be friends with Bolt and he is lucky that he is amongst the lucky ones. Gayle also celebrates in the same fashion with his team mates like he does with Usain.


Chris Gayle is one of the megastars in world cricket right now and his presence in domestic leagues all over the globe is of utmost importance to make a league successful. The cricketing fraternity will be hopeful that Chris Gayle keeps on entertaining the world with his blistering stroke play for times to come.

Muneeb Farrukh
Muneeb Farrukh is a blogger from Karachi currently doing his ACCA after having completed his O & A levels. He is a true sports aficionado and in particular a cricket enthusiast. The writer is also editor at ARY web sports. His twitter handle is @Muneeb313_



Muneeb Farrukh
By Muneeb Farrukh November 9, 2015 16:48


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