Chris Gayle ditches team to witness the birth of first child

It seems a baby will be blushing soon as West Indies/Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Chris Gayle will miss the next two matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as he’s going to become a father.

According to reports, Gayle returned to Jamaica on Sunday to be with his partner, Natasha Berridge for the birth of their first child.

“I’m on my way, Baby.” – Gayle wrote on Instagram

I'm on my way, Baby. 😊

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“Chris flew back immediately after RCB’s last match against Delhi Daredevils” Sources say. “We did not expect this. He got a call and flew back home,” the source added.

The 36-year-old will miss upcoming matches against Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiants, dnaindia reports.

Gayle hasn’t been in top form in the IPL, but Virat’s not worried. He wrote: “I am confident that Gayle can come up with runs when the team needs it.

Gayle is expected to rejoin RCB on April 25.



Source: Dre1Alliance