Monday, February 23, 2015

Chris Gayle - first double century record in world cup history

Chris Gayle Double century in world cup 2015
Another record created in cricket world cup 2015. Chris Gayle Double century (200) is a record scored in world cup history. In a match against Zimbabwe Chris Gayle hits a first world cup Double century and created record as first player to score Double century in a world cup history and also highest score in world cup history. Chris Gayle scored 200 runs in just 138 balls. Chris Gayle and Marvon Samuels partnership of 372 runs in 298 balls is the highest partnership in ODI cricket history. Previously Sourav Ganguly- Rahul Dravid record of 318 is best in world cup and Sachin Tandulkar - Rahul Dravid 331 runs in ODI's. Finally Chris Gayle scored 215 runs in just 147 balls which is the third best score after Rohit Sharma(264) and Virender Sehwag(219). Gayle became the first player to score a first world cup double hundred in world cup history. Chris Gayle hits 16 sixes and 10 fours in 215 runs 

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