‘May you continue entertaining us forever’ – Cricketing fraternity light up Twitter as Chris Gayle turns 42
Chris Gayle celebrated his 42nd birthday on Tuesday.
Updated - Sep 21, 2021 5:29 pm
The West Indies’ star batter Chris Gayle is renowned for his power-hitting abilities. He has dominated the T20 format being second to none and has chipped in 14261 runs in the shortest format. As Chris Gayle celebrates his 42nd birthday on Tuesday, September 21, the cricketing fraternity and fans have come forward to wish him on his special day.
He is currently in the United Arab Emirates as a part of the Punjab Kings camp for the remainder of the IPL 2021. The Jamaican batter can disturb the sleeping patterns of any bowler owing to his attacking game style. Along with his on-field heroics, Gayle also lit up the off-field proceedings with his jovial and full-of-life attitude.
Punjab Kings wishes their star player Chris Gayle on his birthday
Punjab Kings took it to their official Twitter account to post a picture of the Universe Boss and shower him with wishes on the special occasion. Punjab Kings also put a fitting caption to the post. “🎶 #𝙐𝙣𝙞𝙫𝙚𝙧𝙨𝙚𝘽𝙤𝙨𝙨, 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙢𝙖𝙣, 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙩𝙝𝙚 🐐Have a cracking one, both on and off the field tomorrow 💥#SaddaPunjab #HappyBirthday #PunjabKings @henrygayle,” the caption read.
Kevin Pietersen also came forward to offer his wishes to Gayle. He tweeted a picture with him and wrote: “Happy birthday, Peter! May you continue entertaining us FOREVER!@henrygayle ❤️”
Here are some Tweets wishing Chris Gayle on his 42nd birthday:
From a Guardian of the Galaxy to Universe Boss, people named Chris are known to be from out of this world. 😉
— DK (@DineshKarthik) September 21, 2021
Happy birthday universe boss keep rocking @henrygayle
— Angelo Mathews (@Angelo69Mathews) September 21, 2021
— Ahmad Shahzad 🇵🇰 (@iamAhmadshahzad) September 21, 2021
No matter how big the boundary, he ensures that the ball finds its way over the ropes.
Wishing a very happy birthday to @henrygayle.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) September 21, 2021
Happy birthday @henrygayle. I believe one of the balls you hit into orbit at the Eden Gardens in 2010 is due to come down later this year. And remember, 42 is the answer to Life, the Universe & Everything! pic.twitter.com/BSEtfKHyAO
— Joy Bhattacharjya (@joybhattacharj) September 21, 2021
🎶 #𝙐𝙣𝙞𝙫𝙚𝙧𝙨𝙚𝘽𝙤𝙨𝙨, 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙢𝙖𝙣, 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙩𝙝𝙚 🐐
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) September 20, 2021
— Kevin Pietersen🦏 (@KP24) September 21, 2021
— Quetta Gladiators (@TeamQuetta) September 18, 2021
— Karanam Hari Prakash (@KaranamHariPra6) September 21, 2021
— Dilshan Munaweera (@dilshanSD24) September 21, 2021
— Star Sports (@StarSportsIndia) September 21, 2021
Gayle will be seen in action for the Punjab Kings when they will battle it out against Rajasthan Royals. Punjab Kings will be playing their first match of the UAE leg of the IPL. The team would pin in a lot of hopes on Gayle to deliver for them and fancy the team’s chances of making it to the playoffs.
The team had won three games from the eight they played in the Indian leg of the IPL. They are currently placed in the seventh position of the points table and will be keen to resume their campaign on a winning note. Chris Gayle’s contribution will be pivotal for the side as the KL Rahul-led side will be raring to dominate Rajasthan Royals.