Full name John Richard Gayle
Born November 30, 1923, St Elizabeth, Jamaica
Current age 93 years 115 days
|Test debut||West Indies v New Zealand at Kingston, Feb 16-21, 1972 scorecard|
|Last Test||West Indies v England at Kingston, Feb 21-23, 1986 scorecard|
|ODI debut||West Indies v Australia at Kingston, Apr 26, 1984 scorecard|
|Last ODI||West Indies v Pakistan at Kingston, Mar 12, 1988 scorecard|
Three days ahead of the fourth Test, the surface at the HPCA Stadium wore a smattering of grass. Will that, or Mohammed Shami's availability, subject to fitness, change India's combination?
Stats highlights from the fourth day in Ranchi, where Cheteshwar Pujara batted for ages and the Australians toiled like they haven't had to in many years
Did Virat Kohli get his tactics right on the final day in Ranchi? Going by his fast bowlers' lines and R Ashwin's late introduction, the Indian captain took a few puzzling calls
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This Bangladesh are crazy if they think they can beat Sri Lanka in their own den. Right?
Under duress again, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim forged a match-winning partnership and contributed in the second innings to help Bangladesh create history