1. Chris Gayle (West Indies)
When we talk about top 10 Most impactful batsmen in T20I cricket, the first name which pops in our head is the name of the intimidating West Indies batsman, Christopher Henry Gayle. Whenever or wherever a T20 league is played, the most sought after player in the league is Chris Gayle.
The Jamaican southpaw has played exceptionally well in T20 internationals as well and has many nerve-wracking innings in this format against his name. In 43 T20I innings, Gayle has hammered 1,406 runs at an astonishing strike-rate of 142.59 and an amazing average of 35.15. The 36 years old was one of the major forces behind the famous triumph of West Indies in World T20 2012.
*All stats are updated till 8th February 2016.