This web series of Comparing two players getting a good response from our users. We at Global Cricket Community thank you for supporting us. In today’s article, we are comparing two cricketing stars of their respective teams one of them is well known for their big hitting performance and other one is for his unbelievable bowling performance throughout his IPL as well as international cricket journey so far. One of them is representing RCB and One of them is Representing MI since they have entered in Indian Premier League. Chris Gayle and Lasith Malinga this are the two players whom we are comparing on the basis of their last year performance in IPL 2016.
Chris has not played a respectable inning in this season yet, but his fans are waiting to catch the ball he hit out side the boundary rope. Malinga has missed his first match of IPL 2017 due to his international matches. But he has started building his thrill and fear in all batsman mind by taking two wickets against KKR. Lasith and Gayle whenever playing against each other was a very eye-catching view to watch, and putting our opinion about dominating. Today we will tell you their performance and stats in last year of IPL.
Matches played: 10
Runs Scored: 227
Highest Score: 76
Batting Strike rate: 151.33
Smashed 50’s: 2 times
This is his last year performance in IPL, fans were missing in him that spark and big hitting performance which he had shown in 2011, 2012 and 2013 season. Even this we are waiting for his bat to speak. What you people think will Gayle hit a century in this match and declare his comeback in IPL? Do comment and your opinion on our facebook page.
The second side of the coin we have one of the consistent bowlers of Mumbai Indians that is Lasith Malinga, wwho has been great through his journey since 2009. 2016 he was unable to play IPL but if we see his 2015 performance was unbelievable. Here are the stats
Matches played: 15
Bowling average: 18.50
This was his 2015 bowling performance, we are looking forward to his best performance of this season ? will he become the purple cap holder this season?
Today Gayle and Lasith will face each other for the first time of this season. Let's have a look at their performance when they faced each other.
Gayle and Chris faced each other 2 times and Gayle was not able to play him as he used to play others. Here is the stats of both of them facing each other.
Bowl face by gayle: 15
Runs Scored: 7 runs
Got Gayle out: 1 time
This is the record when they faced each other. Hoping this match will be a high scoring match today. Thank you for reading this article stay connected with Global Cricket Community. Keep coming for more articles about IPL and world cricket