Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill is a young Indian cricket player who is on the rise. He was on the Under-19 Indian team that won the World Cup in 2018. During the 2018 U-19 World Cup, he made 418 runs with an average of 104.50, which brought him a lot of attention. He was consistent, which is what got the attention of the reporters. Even before he did well in the World Cup, people in his home country knew how talented he was. He won the Best Junior Cricketer award from the Board for Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) in 2013 and 2014. 

Shubman Gill

He speaks for Punjab at the national level. He first played in List A during the Vijay Hazare Trophy in 2016. Following that, he played his first-class cricket game in 2017 in the Ranji Trophy against Bengal. His play in first-class games and the U-19 World Cup made him one of the most sought-after players in the 2018 IPL bids. Kolkata Knight Riders paid INR 1.8 crore to get him. He could play cricket for India for a long time.

Facts

Age: 24 Years, 24 Year Old Men

The family:

Lakhwinder Singh is his father.

Keart Gill is her mother.

Shubman Gill height of 5’10” 

Career

Shubman Gill began playing cricket when he was young. He bats with his right hand, plays for Punjab, and usually comes in at the top of the order. He is known for making big runs in style, and because he did so well in local tournaments, he was chosen to be the vice-captain of the Under-19 World Cup squad.

He played in the Inter-District Under-16 game in 2014 and scored 351 runs as part of a record-setting opening stand of 587. After that, he scored a perfect 200 in the Vijay Merchant Trophy, which was an Under-16 state competition. Because of these accomplishments, BCCI gave him the best young cricketer award for two years in a row.

In 2017, he played his first game for Punjab in the Ranji Trophy tournament. In his first game, he scored 50 runs, and in the next game, he got 129 runs quickly. People were really interested in him for the national U-19 team. During the Youth ODI series against England, he got over 351 runs in four innings and was named the Player of the Series.

Shubman Gill

India won the 2018 U-19 World Cup with a lot of help from him. He scored the most goals for India in the World Cup and won the tournament’s Player of the Year award. The sales for the 2018 IPL season were going on at the same time. Kolkata Knight Riders paid INR 1.8 crores to buy him. The Vijay Hazare Trophy was the first thing he did after coming back from New Zealand. In the game against Karnataka, he got 123 runs. The media believe he could be the next Virat Kohli because of these great efforts that have won games.

Life in general

He was born in Fazilka, Punjab, on September 8, 1999. His father works in farming, and the family moved from Chak Khere Wala to Mohali so that Shubman could improve his cricket career. Gill started playing cricket when he was very young. He was sure that the only thing he wanted to do was be a cricket player.

Gill with his wife

His family made sure he had the best support and environment to reach his goal of becoming an elite cricket player. In the beginning, his father, who wanted to be a cricket player himself, taught him the game. His favourite thing to do is swim. He likes Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli the most in cricket.

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