First Published Mar 11, 2023, 5:23 PM IST
Shubman Gill, the future star of Team India. Shubman Gill, who came into the team with his performance in the IPL and domestic cricket tournaments, is grabbing the opportunities that have come his way. Shubman Gill has become a three format player for Team India in a very short time…
Shubman Gill scored 128 runs off 235 balls with 12 fours and a six in the fourth Test against Australia. Gill, who added 74 runs for the first wicket with Rohit Sharma, put on a partnership of 107 runs for the second wicket with Chhateshwar Pujara. Was out after a 58-run partnership with Virat Kohli.
The year 2023 is guaranteed to remain a turning point in Shubman Gill. Shubman, who made his international debut in T20s this year, exploded with a century in his sixth T20 match…
Shubman Gill, who scored a double century in the ODI match against New Zealand, recently became the fourth Indian batsman to score centuries in three formats in a single year with a Test century.
Earlier, Suresh Raina in 2010 and KL Rahul in 2016 scored centuries in all three formats, while Rohit Sharma, who scored a century in Tests in 2017, achieved this feat. Shubman Gill joins this list six years after Rohit…
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Shubman Gill became the first Indian opener to score a century in three formats in the same year. Earlier, Rohit Sharma scored centuries in all three formats but became an opener in Tests only in 2019…
Shubman Gill became the third Indian batsman to score most international centuries at the age of 23. Earlier, Sachin Tendulkar, who made his international debut at the age of 16, played 220 innings at the age of 23 and scored 22 centuries, while Virat Kohli, who entered the Indian team at the age of 18, played 119 innings and scored 15 centuries. Shubman Gill stood third with 7 centuries in 55 innings.
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Shubman Gill is the fourth Indian batsman to score 5 centuries in the first 3 months. Previously, Sachin Tendulkar in 2010, VVS Laxman in 2004, Rahul Dravid in 1999 achieved this feat.. If he scores a century in the second innings of the fourth Test, in the ODI series against Australia, Gill will cross all three…
Overall, Shubman Gill is the 10th cricketer to score centuries in all three formats in the same calendar year. Previously Mahela Jayawardene and Suresh Raina in 2010, Tillakaratne Dilshan in 2011, Shahzad in 2014, Tamim Iqbal and KL Rahul in 2016, Rohit Sharma in 2017, David Warner in 2019 and Babar Azam in 2022.