It was knowledgeable to Gayle that he could not use any clothes or sporting tools for private messages.

Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle. (Photograph by David Rogers/Getty Photos)

MS Dhoni donned the military insignia image on his wicket-keeping gloves in the course of the sport in opposition to South Africa. Ever since this has come into the limelight, there have been blended reactions from throughout. The Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) rejected BCCI’s request to permit MS Dhoni to put on the identical gloves to the remainder of the event. Whereas this subject has attracted all the eye, the ICC even rejected a plea from Chris Gayle a lot earlier.

A self-proclaimed ‘Universe Boss’, Chris Gayle takes immense delight on this title and loves it when the followers check with him that manner. On a number of events earlier, he even sported strikers which learn ‘Universe Boss’ on his bat. Nevertheless, when he needed to do the identical in the course of the World Cup as properly, he didn’t get a nod forward from the apex cricket council.

A doable private message by Chris Gayle?

The identical purpose which was given to the BCCI was given to Gayle as properly for rejecting the request. It was knowledgeable to him that he couldn’t use any clothes or sporting tools for private messages. The 39-year-old did settle for the order from the ICC and moved on.

“ICC couldn’t have made an exception for Dhoni as no private messages are allowed on tools. Gayle needed it however when he was refused permission, he accepted it and moved on,” a supply aware of the event advised Indian Specific on circumstances of anonymity.

Whereas speaking about MS Dhoni, the identical supply even said: “It isn’t about navy symbolism. It’s a few easy rule that no private messages are allowed. If ICC didn’t make an exception for Gayle, then how come they’d make it for Dhoni.”

Moreover, it was additionally knowledgeable that innocuous messages or emojis are usually not allowed on tools. Therefore, Moeen Ali’s request for sporting a ‘Free Palestine’ wristband is not going to be entertained both. “Tomorrow, Moeen Ali will once more request for sporting a ‘Free Palestine’ wristband which is a direct political message. We didn’t permit it then and we gained’t permit it now. You gained’t be even allowed to have a phrase like ‘love’ embossed on the tools,” the supply added.