Chris Gayle scored his sixth IPL fifty  © AFP
Chris Gayle scored his sixth IPL fifty © AFP

Playing for Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), Chris Gayle  slammed his sixth Indian Premier League (IPL) hundred, against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). Gayle’s hundred taking just 58 balls, inclusive of 11 sixes and 1 four. This was also Gayle’s 24th T20 hundred. Gayle in 104* matches has 3,873 runs at an astounding strike-rate of 152.01. He also has 23 fifties IPL. Out of these 21 T20 hundreds, 2 have come while playing for West Indies.

List of Gayle’s T20 hundreds:

Score Team Against Tournament Venue Country Date
117 West Indies South Africa World T20 Johannesburg South Africa September 11, 2007
102* Royal Challengers Bangalore Kolkata Knight Riders IPL Kolkata India April 22, 2011
107 Royal Challengers Bangalore Kings XI Punjab IPL Bengaluru India May 6, 2011
109* Matabeleland Tuskers Mid West Rhinos Stanbic Bank T20 Harare Zimbabwe November 29, 2011
100* Sydney Thunder Adelaide Strikers BBL Sydney Australia December 23, 2011
101* Barisal Burners Sylhet Royals BPL Mirpur Bangladesh February 10, 2012
116 Barisal Burners Dhaka Gladiators BPL Mirpur Bangladesh February 14, 2012
128* Royal Challengers Bangalore Delhi Daredevils IPL Delhi India May 17, 2012
122* Jamaica Guyana Caribbean T20 Jamaica Guyana January 19, 2013
114 Dhaka Gladiators Sylhet Royals BPL Mirpur Bangladesh February 15, 2013
175* Royal Challengers Bangalore Pune Warriors IPL Bengaluru India April 23, 2013
111* Jamaica Tallawahs St Lucia Zouks CPL St George’s West Indies July 12, 2014
108* Lions Warriors Ram Slam T20 East London South Africa November 7, 2014
117 Royal Challengers Bangalore Kings XI Punjab IPL Bengaluru India May 6, 2015
151* Somerset Kent NatWest T20 Taunton England May 31, 2015
105 Jamaica Tallawahs Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel CPL Kingston West Indies July 9, 2015
100* West Indies England World T20 Mumbai India March 16, 2016
108* Jamaica Tallawahs Trinbago Knight Riders CPL Port-of-Spain West Indies July 4, 2016
126* Rangpur Riders Khulna Titans BPL Mirpur Bangladesh December 8, 2017
146* Rangpur Riders Dhaka Dynamites BPL Mirpur Bangladesh December 12, 2017
 104* Kings XI Punjab Sunrisers Hyderabad IPL Mohali India April 19, 2018

Did you know that Chris Gayle (279) also has most sixes in IPL. He is leading the pack with exactly 100 sixes more than anyone else in the list; Rohit Sharma is second with 179.