Chris Gayle was successful in breaking two records of Windies legend Brian Lara during the second ODI match among India and West Indies.
The 39-year-old previously overwhelmed Lara to turn into the most elevated ODI topped player for the West Indies with his 300th ODI appearance. Afterward, Gayle outperformed Lara to turn into the Caribbean country’s most elevated run-scorer in ODIs.
Lara took it to social media to congratulate the ‘Universe Boss’ for achieving this feat. Gayle became the sole Windies player to feature in 300 ODIs when he was named in the starting squad for the second ODI against India. India eventually registered a win against the West Indies.
Preceding the India-West Indies ODI series, Gayle was 11 runs from outperforming Lara and turning into the leading run-scorer for his country. Gayle, in the end, accomplished the accomplishment in the ninth over of the second ODI.
Gayle has now scored 10408 runs in 300 ODI appearances for West Indies. He likewise drives the outline for most hundreds of years and most sixes for his country. Gayle has crushed 26 centuries and 53 half-centuries of years for West Indies.
Gayle is also expected to feature in the third ODI of the series. However, the left-hander was left out of the two-match Test series between both the nations.