Shubman Gill is an Indian opener batter international cricket player who plays international cricket for Indian team since 2019. And Currently, he is a part of all formats of international cricket but he is especially known to play ODI & Test format of cricket.
And he plays domestic cricket for Punjab team and plays for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL. And he is the 5th Indian batsman after Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan to score a double century in ODI cricket.
|Shubman Gill Biography|
|Full Name||Shubman Gill|
|Born||Sep 08, 1999|
|Birth Place||Firozpur, Punjab|
|Batting Style||Right Handed Bat|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm offbreak|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||178 cm|
5′ 10″ Feet
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
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Kolkata Knight Riders
|Debut||International Cricket Career|
He made his ODI debut on 31 January 2019 in the match of New Zealand vs India at Hamilton
He made his T20I debut on 03 January 2023 in the match of India vs Sri Lanka at Wankhede
He made his Test debut on 26 Dec 2020 in the match of Australia vs India at Melbourne.
He made his IPL debut in Apr 14, 2018 against Sunrisers Hyderabad at Eden Gardens, Kolkata
|Jersey Number||77 (India-U19)|
|Records||He is the 5th Indian batsman after Rohit Sharma,Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Ishan Kishan to score a double century in ODI cricket.|
|Career Turning Point||When he scored 351 runs in the Youth ODI Seies|
|School||Manav Mangal Smart School, Mohali, Punjab|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Family||Father – Lakhwinder Singh|
Mother – Kirat Gill
Sister – Shahneel Kaur Gill
|Favourite Cricketers||Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Bollywood Stars||–|
Shubman Gill Biography (Wiki)
India opener batsman who scored double century in ODI cricket Shubman Gill was Born on 8th September 1999 in a small town of Fazilka in Punjab, Who is especially known to play International, State level cricket and IPL Franchise cricket And he is a right-handed top-order batsman.
Shubman Gill Way’s of Playing cricket
He is mainly known to plays as a batter cricket player, His batting style is a right handed-bat and especially known to bat in Opening position.
Shubman Gill Cricket Career
If We talk About Shubman Gill’s Cricket Career, then he started playing domestic cricket in 2017 and international cricket in 2019. So let’s Know Shubman Gill’s Domestic & International Cricket Career.
He Started his domestic career in 2017. And for the first time he was included in List A format of cricket. And he made his list A debut on 25 February 2017 in the match of Vidarbha vs Punjab at Delhi. And then he made his First Class debut on 17 Nov 2017 in the match of Punjab vs Bengal at Amritsar.
Shubman Gill International Career
After seeing his good and consistent performance in domestic & IPL cricket, For the first time he was included in India’s ODI Squad for the series against New Zealand. And he made his ODI debut on 31 January 2019 in the match of New Zealand vs India at Hamilton. And then in next year, he made his Test debut on 26 Dec 2020 in the match of Australia vs India at Melbourne.
After that, seeing his good performance in ODI cricket, he was also included in the India T20I squad in the beginning of the year 2023.
And he made his T20I debut on 03 January 2023 in the match of India vs Sri Lanka at Wankhede.
Shubhman’s father owned agricultural lands in Fazilka where he used to practice cricket. His father would ask the helpers to throw the ball to this aspiring batsman.
Later Shubhman’s family decided to shift to Mohali from Fazilka, to provide appropriate training to the player. They rented a house near Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium.
Shubman is the 5th Indian batsman after Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan to score a double century in ODI cricket.
Only at the age of 14, Shubhman scored 351 runs in U16 game, building a partnership of 587 runs with Nirmal Singh.
He is the only batsman with an average of over 100 in youth ODIs. Also, he was never dismissed below 20 in any of the Youth ODIs.
He made a double century for Punjab in his U16 debut in Vijay Merchant Trophy.
Shubhman made his List A debut in 2016-17 Vijay Hazare Trophy and first-class debut at Ranji trophy 2017-18.
He was also part of U19’s win at home against England in youth ODIs securing 278 runs in 4 innings.
He also drafted as Vice Captain for 2018 U-19 Cricket World Cup.
In 2018, Kolkata Knight Riders brought him into the IPL. The player was auctioned at 1.8 Crores and later scored highest of 57 in the tournament.
Shubman Gill acknowledged as the Emerging Player of the tournament award In 2019 Indian Premier League,
He was also awarded twice as the Best Junior Cricketer.
Uknown facts about Shubman Gill
- Shubman is the 5th Indian batsman to score a double century in ODI cricket.
- Idolizing Sachin Tendulkar since childhood, Shubhman has now found his new favorite in Captain Virat Kohli.
- He is also very fond of football and Barcelona is his favorite football club.