The Gayle Storm
Popularly known as the ‘Universe Boss’, Chris Gayle remains a prominent and vital figure for any team he represents across any format, but he is expected to be at his best in the shortest format of cricket. Formerly a Royal Chargers Bangalore player, Gayle made a move to Kings XI Punjab, and supposedly brought the Gayle storm with him by hitting the maximum number of sixes in that year’s campaign.
Fear one, love all
The tournament has a dedicated fan base for many individual players from each franchise. Players like David Warner, Sunile Narine, the former team India captain MS Dhoni and more have a plethora or followers and devotees who follow and worship their idols supposedly like Gods. Not just individual players, the franchises representing the states have dedicated fan bases as well. The teams recorded over 50 million likes on Facebook and over 80 million followers on Twitter in 2018. With players from all over the world with immeasurable talents, the possibility of a new catchphrase gaining popularity in the future is eminent.