Shubman Gill Biography – His Achievements – Personal Life, Age, Centuries.

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Last Updated on February 4, 2023 by theviralsportsindia

Shubman Gill biography will inspire our young cricketers to play well and achieve new heights in their careers.

In this post, we will let you know about Shubman Gill, Shubman Gill’s achievements will inspire you and all the newbie cricketers to show more and reach a new scale of their career.

So let’s get started.

Who is Shubman Gill

We all know that India is the capital of talented cricketers from Kavil Dev to Virat Kohli, India gives the best of the cricketers. In this universe, Shubman Gill is the new star who consistently shows his talent from his bat by scoring runs against top teams of the World. Shubman has a special friendship with Kiwis, He scored the best of scores of his career against New Zealand.

Shubman Gill made his first-class debut in 2017. Shubman is a right-handed batsman and occasional right-arm off-break bowler. Shubman began his career playing in his home state of Punjab in the Under-16 and Under-19 tournaments.

Shubhman Gill Old Instagram photo
Shubman Gill’s old image (Credit: Shubman Gill’s Instagram)

Shubman Gill was also part of the Indian Under-19 team that won the 2018 ICC Under-19 World Cup. After his success at the World Cup, Kolkata Knight Riders bought and signed Shubman Gill for ₹1.8 crores in the 2018 IPL auction.

Shubman Gill Biography – Early Life and Career

Shubman Gill was born in Fazilka, Punjab on 8th September 1999. He began playing cricket at a young age, and quickly made a name for himself in his home state. He represented Punjab in the Under-16 tournament in 2012 and the Under-19 tournament in 2016. His impressive performances earned him a place in the Indian Under-19 team for the 2018 ICC Under-19 World Cup. Shubman quickly established himself as one of the most promising young batsmen in Indian domestic cricket. He was the leading run-scorer for Punjab in the 2017-18 season.

Shubman Gill in the early days
Shubman Gill with Virat Kohli (Credit: Shubman Gill’s Instagram)

Shubman Gill won the BCCI award for the Best Junior Cricketer for consecutive years in 2013-14 and 2014-15, knocking hard on the doors of the U19 team. When picked, Gill starred in India’s handsome 3-1 win at home over England in the Youth ODIs, scoring 351 runs in 4 innings, and then went on to match up to his high standards in his first tour of England soon after. India whitewashed the hosts 5-0 and Gill top-scored again with 278 runs across 4 innings.

In the tournament, he was the second-highest run scorer, with 372 runs in six innings, at an average of 124. His performances in the game earned him a place in the World Cup team of the tournament.

BowlingRight-arm off-break
FatherLakhwinder Singh
MotherKirat Gill
Birth PlaceFazilka, Punjab, India
Height178 cm (5 feet and 10 inches)
Net Worth$4 Million (₹31 crores)
Shubman Gill Profile (Credit: Information based on the Details available on the Internet)

IPL Career of Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill made his IPL debut in 2018, playing in 13 matches and scoring 203 runs at an average of 33.83. In the same year, he scored his maiden IPL century against Sunrisers Hyderabad. He followed up his impressive debut season with an even more successful 2019 season, scoring 424 runs in 14 matches at an average of 33. Shubman Gill was named in the Cricbuzz IPL XI of the season for his performances.

Shubhman Gill was named in the Cricbuzz IPL XI of the season for his performances.
Shubman Gill in KKR ( Image image Credit: Shubman Gill’s Instagram)

In 2020, Gill had a poor season, scoring 173 runs in 14 matches. Despite this, he was retained by Kolkata Knight Riders for the 2021 season.

International Career of Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill made his international debut in January 2019, playing against New Zealand in an ODI. He made his Test debut in November 2019 against Bangladesh, scoring a half-century in his first Test innings. His impressive performances earned him a place in the Indian squad for the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup.

Sachin Tendulkar's tweet on Shubman Gill
Sachin Tendulkar’s tweet on Shubman Gill (Credit: Sachin’s Twitter)

ODI Career

Shubman Gill has the talent and as he keeps polishing his talent, he showed the magic in the U-19 and Domestic scene, Gill was added to India’s team for the limited-overs match series against New Zealand in January 2019. On 31 January 2019, Shubman made his One Day International (ODI) cricket debut against New Zealand in the fourth ODI match of the series at Seddon Park, Hamilton.

Test Career

After hitting a double century against West Indies A side in the Caribbean, Shubman Gill was instantly named in India’s Test team for their series against South Africa. However, with the senior players already in the team, Shubman faced difficulty with playing in playing XI. But, in February 2020, he was again named in India’s Test team, this time for their series against New Zealand Cricket.

In Conclusion :

Shubma is a young and talented player, his game against New Zealand is fantastic and he always plays like a run machine against New Zealand.

Shubman is gaining a name in all formats T20, ODI, and Test, He is scoring well in IPL too. It’s a time for new talents to come and show up in Indian cricket.

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