Six Machine: I Don't Like Cricket ... I Love It (Paperback)Chris Gayle (author)
- In stock online
Chris Gayle is the only man to have ever hit a six off the first ball of a Test match. But then producing the impossible is an everyday act for the West Indies legend: the first man to smash an international T20 century, the first to hit a World Cup 200, the fastest century in the history of the game. Off the pitch he is even more flamboyant: he plays late, parties later, demolishes a king-size pile of pancakes and then strolls out to mangle another hapless bowling attack.
But do we really know him? Do we know what took a shy, skinny kid from a cramped tin-roofed shack in the dusty back streets of Kingston to the very top of the cricket world - without losing himself along the way? A story not just of sporting genius but of battling prejudice, this unputdowneable memoir will leave you reeling. Welcome to the world of the Six Machine.
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 226 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 18 mm
The Zlatan Ibrahimovic of cricket * Mirror *
Hard hitting! Explosive! GET IT! -- Kevin Pietersen