Chris Gayle dropped out of CPL 2022 to focus on 6ixty. ProIQRA News

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Chris Gayle will be the brand ambassador of 6ixty (Photo / CPL Twitter)

Basseterre: West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has opted out of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2022 to focus on the T10 tournament ‘6ixty’. ۔

“I’m going for a smaller format this year. I’m really excited about the current inventions at 6ixty and seeing how they work. In particular, I’m looking forward to the Mystery Team ball and the third. I hit two sixes off the first 12 balls to open the power playover, “said Chris Gayle. ESPNcricinfo.

Gayle has scored a total of 2519 runs in the CPL with an average of 36.50 and a strike rate of 133.13. Only Lendl Simmons (2629) has more runs in the league than Gail.

The 42-year-old batsman will serve as the 660’s ambassador and the West Indies players will be available after the ODI series against New Zealand ends on August 21. He was also deprived of CPL 2020 due to some personal reasons. In addition to the CPL, Gayle had earlier opted out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 after skipping the 14th edition due to bio-bubble fatigue.

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