Shubman Gill

The 19-year old Shubman Gill came under the radar in a big way during the 2018 U-19 World Cup, where he went on to score 418 runs at an average of 104.50, including a century against Pakistan. Gill, who was Prithvi Shaw's deputy in the tournament, came down to bat at the no. 3 position and performed consistently throughout the series, helping India lift its records fourth world title. His performance saw him being sold for Rs 1.8 crore to

Kolkata Knight Riders. The Punjab batsman made his List A debut in the 2016-17 Vijay Hazare Trophy. He made his first-class cricket debut in the 2017-18 Ranji Trophy against Bengal. In 2013-14 and 2014-15, Gill was awarded by Board for Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) as the Best Junior Cricketer for two consecutive years.

Shubman Gill News

IPL 2019: Mixed season, didn't pay off whenever I tried to do extra, says Shubman Gill

19-year-old Shubman Gill, who played for the Kolkata Knight Riders, scored 296 runs in 14 matches, with 76 as his highest score. Gill has made his ODI debut for India against New Zealand and he is looking forward to score for India A, and again grab a berth in the Indian team.

KKR vs MI: Shubman Gill happy to bat anywhere after second IPL 2019 fifty as opener

Shubman Gill, who batted at No. 3 in his debut series for India vs New Zealand in ODIs earlier this year, played in various positions, including at No. 7, in a couple of matches.

Advertising

Rahul Dravid: The man the boys trust

Rahul Dravid is shepherding the next wave of cricketers who will form the crux of the national team. Following him like the Pied Piper of Hamelin, the wards — whose life, Dravid has helped guide onto the right track — pen their testimonials.

One-day series won, tests begin for India

Focus on Shubman Gill as the visitors look to assess their bench strength; New Zealand hope to find a way out of mire.

India's U-19 World Cup triumph chosen as Fan's Moment of the Year at ICC Awards

The Prithvi Shaw-led Indian team's record fourth U-19 World Cup win was chosen as the Fan's Moment of the Year for 2018.

National call-up is reward for all the hard work: Lakhwinder Singh Gill on son Shubman

Shubman Gill had first hogged limelight when he made a world-record 587-run partnership with Nirmal Singh in Punjab and scored 351 runs in Punjab U-16 tournament.

Advertising

Gill household revels in Lohri gift

A year after winning U-19 World Cup, Punjab prodigy looking forward to sharing dressing room with heroes in New Zealand.

No better place to make my India debut than New Zealand, says Shubman Gill after India call-up

Shubman Gill has broken into the national team sooner than he expected and says there can't be a better place to start his international career than New Zealand, where he was named player of U-19 World Cup, 12 months ago.

Shubman Gill, Vijay Shankar to replace KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya for Australia, New Zealand series

Vijay Shankar will join the team before the start of the 2nd ODI in Adelaide. Shubman Gill has been picked for the ODI and T20I series in New Zealand.

Shubman Gill sets sights on India debut in 2019

Shubman Gill's tally of first-class runs stands at a phenomenal 1081 runs, at an average of close to 83, including three hundreds and six fifties with a highest of 268.

Advertising