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Shubman Gill was born on 08-09-1999 in Fazilka in the state of Punjab, India. He is an Indian Cricket Player.
Shubman Gill Biography, Relationship & Career
Shubman Gill produced a lot of headlines after he had been roped in by IPL franchise KKR to get a whopping 1.8 crores at IPL Player auction 2018. He’s an Indian U-19 top-order batsman and is famous for his hitting prowess. His hard-hitting has taken the game away from the opposition and helped India win the ICC U-19 World Cup in the year 2018.
Ahead of World Cup, he left his first-class debut whilst playing for Punjab in 2017. He scored a half-century in his debut game and followed it with a hundred. Prior to making his Ranji debut, he was one of the top scorers in his age-group levels. He came to the limelight after he scored a brilliant 351 at Punjab’s Inter-District U-16 tournament. In 2016, he was awarded the best junior player award by BCCI and he got the chance to share the stage with his cricketing hero Virat Kohli.
He was awarded Man of the show in the Youth ODI Series against England. He also carried his great shape when the India U-19 team toured England and was the series top scorer with 278 runs in just 4 innings. He was India’s top run-scorer in the ICC U-19 World Cup 2018 and for his heroics, he was awarded player of the tournament award. He was roped in IPL franchise KKR to get a whopping 1.8 crores INR in the 2018 IPL player auction. Since that time, he’s played and has won them some games also.
After some impressive performances at the national level, he had been included in the ODI squad that toured New Zealand in 2019. He got two opportunities but failed on both occasions. He’s still young and with the type of performances he has contributed at the national level, he’ll get his chances shortly.
He had been born to Lakhwinder Gill and Kirat Gill. He has an elder sister called Shahneel Kaur Gill.
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Personal Info of Shubman Gill
|School||Manav Mangal Smart School, Mohali|
|Net worth||$1 Million|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shubman Gill
- He was India's Vice-Captain from the U-19 World Cup in 2018.
- He had been snatched by KKR in the IPL Player auction 2018 for 1.8 Crores INR
- whilst playing cricket, he always keeps a red handkerchief in his pocket.