IPL 2019: Universe Boss Chris Gayle set Twitter on fire with his fury at Wankhede Stadium against Mumbai Indians. Gayle smashed a 36-ball 63 to give Punjab the start they were after. His brutal knock comprised of seven monstrous sixes as he stitched a 116-run-stand off 77 balls with KL Rahul. Gayle was dismissed trying to hit his eight six, he mistimed the ball as Krunal Pandya took the catch in the deep on the leg side. It was a massive breakthrough for Mumbai who won the toss and opted to field. Also Read - IPL 2021: Punjab Kings Write Letter to BCCI Asking Why Their Preferred Venues Weren't Allotted Matches
Gayle’s blitz has set Twitter on fire and here is how the fans are hailing the Universe Boss: Also Read - Cricket: Chris Gayle Returns to West Indies T20I Squad After Nearly Two Years For Series Against Sri Lanka
During his brief stay, Gayle (40) also pipped Suresh Raina (35) to register most sixes against Mumbai Indians. He has already smashed 18 sixes in the tournament thus far. It is also his third consecutive 50 in the league.