Jamaican Chris Gayle scores first double century at Cricket World Cup

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Chris Gayle became the first batsman to score a World Cup double century when he made 215 against Zimbabwe as the opener for West Indies in World Cup Pool B match in Canberra, Australia. Gayle’s 215 surpassed the previous World Cup best of 188 by South Africa’s Gary Kirsten against the United Arab Emirates in 1996. Congrats to Chris Gayle !!!

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