Amitabh Bachchan seen with Chris Gayle (Photo Courtesy: Instagram, Chris Gayle’s official handle)

‘Universe Boss’ Chris Gayle took some time of from his busy schedule decide to meet Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan. Gayle is in Mumbai to play for West Indies  in the second semi-final versus India on Thursday in the ongoing T20 World Cup 2016 . Gayle was personally invited by Bachchan to his home,which Gayle gracefully accepted. Gayle, took to Instagram thanking Bachchan for his hospitality and invite. Bachchan was gifted Gayle with few of his books. Bachchan wanted Gayle to score hundred against India but wished that hosts win the match. Bachchan latter tweeted a photo of himself with Gayle. ALSO READ: India vs Australia,T20 World Cup 2016: Twitter reactions for Virat Kohli’s match winning knock at Mohali

Gayle in his very own style on his post made it very clear that he could any time take a win for his country than a hundred. Bachchan had earlier on Twitter had hit out at  former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff . Flintoff after India’s win over Australia in Match No.31 had send out a tweet in which he rated India’s man of the match Virat Kohli below England’s leading run scorer in the tournament Joe Root.  Bachchan in his reply was fairly shape asking him about who Root is and further adding in hindi that Root will be uprooted.




In regards to the semi-finals West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons is likely to replace Andre Fletcher in the second semi-final of T20 World Cup 2016. Simmons will either come as a back-up option for injured Fletcher or would replace him. Fletcher sustained a hamstring injury when he was batting during West Indies vs Afghanistan match.