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Watch: Chris Gayle celebrates like Ronaldo after bludgeoning a hundred in IPL 8
KXIP paid a heavy price for dropping Gayle twice - on 27 and 53 - as the left-handed Caribbean went on to hit his fifth IPL century in an incredible display of power-hitting. (Photo: BCCI)
KXIP paid a heavy price for dropping Gayle twice - on 27 and 53 - as the left-handed Caribbean went on to hit his fifth IPL century in an incredible display of power-hitting. (Photo: BCCI)
Before being caught and bowled by spinner Axar Patel, Gayle entertained the fans by hitting 12 sixes and seven fours as hapless Punjab players kept watching the shots soaring over their heads and vanishing in the stands. (Photo: BCCI)
Before being caught and bowled by spinner Axar Patel, Gayle entertained the fans by hitting 12 sixes and seven fours as hapless Punjab players kept watching the shots soaring over their heads and vanishing in the stands. (Photo: BCCI)
With skipper Virat Kohli (32), Gayle shared a 119-run stand in just 11.2 overs and later with AB de Villiers (47 not out) he raised a 71-run partnership in just 5.4 overs. (Photo: BCCI)
With skipper Virat Kohli (32), Gayle shared a 119-run stand in just 11.2 overs and later with AB de Villiers (47 not out) he raised a 71-run partnership in just 5.4 overs. (Photo: BCCI)
The West Indian completed his century by guiding a Mitchell Johnson full-toss to square leg for four. (Photo: BCCI)
The West Indian completed his century by guiding a Mitchell Johnson full-toss to square leg for four. (Photo: BCCI)
The carnage began in the second over when Australian paceman Johnson pitched it up and was punished by Gayle, who creamed off 20 runs in that over with two sixes and two fours. (Photo: BCCI)
The carnage began in the second over when Australian paceman Johnson pitched it up and was punished by Gayle, who creamed off 20 runs in that over with two sixes and two fours. (Photo: BCCI)
The burly superstar from Caribbean was in full flow and next to bear the brunt of his fury was Sandeep Sharma, who conceded 23 runs in the third over. (Photo: BCCI)
The burly superstar from Caribbean was in full flow and next to bear the brunt of his fury was Sandeep Sharma, who conceded 23 runs in the third over. (Photo: BCCI)
Gayle also completed 3000 runs in IPL with a single off Anureet in the eighth over. He is only fourth player do so. (Photo: BCCI)
Gayle also completed 3000 runs in IPL with a single off Anureet in the eighth over. He is only fourth player do so. (Photo: BCCI)
While RCB lost their skipper Virat Kohli in the 12th over bowled by Sandeep Sharma, Chris Gayle kept hitting monstrous hits. (Photo: BCCI)
While RCB lost their skipper Virat Kohli in the 12th over bowled by Sandeep Sharma, Chris Gayle kept hitting monstrous hits. (Photo: BCCI)
Banking on Chris Gayle's powerpacked ton, Royal Challengers Bangalore sealed a comprehensive win over the George Bailey-led KXIP. (Photo: BCCI)
Banking on Chris Gayle's powerpacked ton, Royal Challengers Bangalore sealed a comprehensive win over the George Bailey-led KXIP. (Photo: BCCI)