Chris Gayle on Tuesday, became the first ever player to complete 10000 runs in T20 format.
The Jamaican is known to be one of the most destructive batsmen in this format of the game. Gayle reached this milestone while playing against the Gujarat Lions for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 10th Edition of IPL.
Talking about numbers.
- It took 290 matches (including 18 centuries) for him to reach this mark at an average of 40.62 with a mind blowing strike-rate of nearly 150.
- Gayle has scored 10074 runs while McCullum is the second highest run getter and has scored 7596 and the difference between Gayle and Brendon McCullum is of 2478 runs.
- The number of sixes hit by Chris Gayle in this format are 743.