Chris Gayle ‘plans to sign up’ for Manchester United

first_imgIs Chris Gayle disillusioned with cricket?The West Indies batting star, apart from hitting a century against England at the ICC World Twenty20, earlier this year, has done nothing much on the cricket field. He had a poor season with Indian Premier League runners-up Royal Challengers Bangalore, managing only 227 runs from 10 matches.However, off the field the cricketer garnered a lot of attention with his recent media statements directed at female journalists. Starting from the infamous ‘Don’t blush, baby’ comment during an interview with Mel McLaughlin in the course of the Big Bash League  to his recent interview with a Times reporter, where Gayle boasted about his ‘big bat’, the Jamaican has been making headlines for all the wrong reasons.He was even slammed by former players and Cricket Australia for making the comments. Melbourne Renegades, his BBL franchise imposed a heavy fine and decided not to renew his contract. IPL authorities also took note of Gayle’s crude comments to Charoltte Edwardes and said action would be taken if a complaint was filed against him.  ‘VICTIM OF DOUBLE STANDARDS’ The Caribbean star did not hold back. When responding to the sexism row surrounding him, he said he had been a victim of ‘double standards’.It seems the tired cricketer now wants to quit the game. GAYLE MULLING UNITED MOVE Gayle, who is now planning to take to football, has knocked the right doors, as well. In a social media post, Gayle said he had initiated discussions with the new Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho to become part of the club.advertisementGayle was obviously joking. He remains one of the most sought-after cricketers by T20 clubs around the world. He does not have a BBL contract anymore but he showed flashes of his brilliance in a few innings for RCB this season.  At a time when Mourinho is looking to add more firepower to United’s armoury, Gayle’s signing could prove to a be a jackpot for the club. Having characters like Swedish star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who is also widely rumoured to sign with the Red Devils, and Gayle in the same dressing room should be a treat for players and fans, alike.In a photo shared on Instagram, Gayle is seen wearing the famous red shirt and holding a red scarf outside the monumental Old Trafford Stadium in Manchester.The West Indies cricketer is currently in England, where he is playing in the Natwest T20 Blast for Somerset. Notably, Gayle smashed 328 runs in just three appearances last season.last_img read more

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Total Mortgage Receives Arizona License Opens Phoenix Branch

first_img “”Total Mortgage Services””:http://www.totalmortgage.com/, LLC now has its Arizona Mortgage Banker License and is licensed to originate residential loans in the state, the company announced.[IMAGE]The firm is now licensed in 30 states as well as the District of Columbia.[COLUMN_BREAK]In conjunction with receiving its license, Total Mortgage also opened up its first Arizona branch office, which is located in Phoenix. “”Total Mortgage is excited about opening its first branch in Arizona and offering a needed mortgage solution to borrowers looking to purchase or refinance a home,”” said president John Walsh. “”All of our experienced, fully-licensed loan officers are focused on offering borrowers the best possible interest rate and personalized service to help them navigate the biggest financial decision of their life.””Leading the Phoenix location as branch manager is Larry Gates. Gates joins the company with 17 years of experience in mortgages. In the past, he has acted as Arizona area manager for a nationwide mortgage lender and was president/CEO of a leading mortgage broker firm.””We urge all current Arizona homeowners to contact Total Mortgage to schedule a free mortgage checkup to see if they could be saving money on their monthly payments. Prospective home buyers should also contact us to make sure that they are getting the lowest possible mortgage rate on their home purchase.”” Walsh said. in Data, Government, Origination, Secondary Market, Servicing August 15, 2013 451 Views Agents & Brokers Attorneys & Title Companies Company News Investors Lenders & Servicers Processing Service Providers 2013-08-15 Tory Barringercenter_img Total Mortgage Receives Arizona License, Opens Phoenix Branch Sharelast_img read more

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