Veteran West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has said that he would “love” to see T10 format of cricket within the Olympics.
“I’d completely like to see T10 inside the Olympics. It could be one thing large for the game from a basic perspective. I additionally suppose T10 could be (held) inside the US additionally since it is a massive platform,” mentioned Gayle whereas talking from his dwelling in Jamaica.
“I believe most individuals do not recognise the States for cricket, however T10 may be very a lot appropriate to be held inside USA, and I imagine it could possibly assist generate larger revenues as effectively,” he added.
Gayle might be enjoying for Group Abu Dhabi within the upcoming version of the Abu Dhabi T10 league slated to happen from January 28 to February 6.
“Initially, I need to say that it is good to be again. I’ve missed the previous two seasons, so it is good to be again inside T10. There are many gifted gamers who might be on present, with the likes of Kieron Pollard and the opposite worldwide gamers. So I am undoubtedly trying ahead to be again with Group Abu Dhabi. South Africa’s Chris Morris can be in my staff, and I’ve performed with him earlier than, so it is good to be again enjoying with him and the boys once more,” he added.
Talking about his expertise of enjoying within the T10 league, the ‘Universe Boss ‘mentioned, “The primary time I performed T10 it was actually thrilling, enjoyable and swashbuckling. I actually preferred it as a result of it was simply powerhouse hitting from ball one, and all the fellows loved it.”
“We had fun as effectively, so like I mentioned, being again and enjoying in Abu Dhabi now, it’s a higher wicket to bat on now, so extra runs could be scored. I believe that occurred final 12 months as effectively in Abu Dhabi – the scoring proportion price is definitely greater now, so it is good luck to the bowlers,” he added.