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KARACHI: Explosive batsman Chris Gayle has left for West Indies to hitch his nationwide aspect for the sequence towards Sri Lanka, however he has stated he’ll be again for the Lahore’s leg of the PSL match.

Gayle scored 39 and 68 for Quetta Gladiators in his two video games towards Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars respectively, each in a dropping trigger earlier than leaving his PSL aspect for nationwide duties.

“It is sad to leave because I wanted to play the full PSL. That’s the reason why I actually put my name up because I wanted to come here and dominate the PSL. I wanted to give the fans something to cheer about after I’ve been to Pakistan to like 15 years,” he stated in a post-match interview to media.

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“Unfortunately, I have to leave for international duties but Lahore is there and that’s the second stage of second round. So you know still a lot of cricket to play so I’m looking forward to actually you know visit Lahore as well,” he stated.

An official of Quetta Gladiators confirmed to Geo that Gayle is prone to return to the staff’s dugout as soon as the Lahore leg of the PSL begins.

Gayle, whereas expressing delight on his personal efficiency, confirmed disappointment at his staff’s outcome within the two PSL video games however hoped that the Gladiators will battle again.

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“This is not what we wanted but it’s early stage in a tournament so they can actually pick themselves up, rebound, forget about these two games and come back strongly. We just have to be positive, we are two down but hopefully we’ll be back,” the West Indian cricketer stated about Quetta’s marketing campaign in PSL6.

He additionally hoped to see a full home in later phases of PSL and other people chanting gamers’ identify throughout an encounter between a batsman and a bowler.

“I would love that buzz, that’s fantastic to see a full house everyone chanting a name. It gives me goosebumps and it gives you a boost in cricket as well. Hopefully, we can get to that stage and you have a full house and in everybody chanting good quality bowlers running in to you so it’s going to be a good battle as well and we give them something to be entertained,” Gayle stated.

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Speaking about Quetta Gladiators’ match towards the Lahore Qalandars which the previous champions misplaced by 9 wickets, Gayle stated his aspect was 20 runs quick on the finish of the innings however didn’t fall in need of giving credit score to Lahore’s bowlers who bought two fast wickets to cease Gladiators from an aggressive begin.

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