RENE­GADES OPEN TO GAYLE RE­TURN

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Mel­bourne are open to bring­ing Chris Gayle back for an­other Big Bash tour­na­ment de­spite the West Indies bats­man caus­ing con­tro­versy when play­ing for the Ren­gades last year.The 36-year-old was fined $7,500 and slammed by Mel­bourne man­age­ment af­ter ask­ing out a fe­male jour­nal­ist dur­ing a live TV in­ter­view. How­ever, Rene­gades coach David Saker said the pow­er­ful open­ing bats­man could re­turn. He said: “We know it was the wrong thing to do and he prob­a­bly iden­ti­fied that quite quickly. There’s still a chance re-sign­ing Gayle.”

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