Indian batsman Shubman Gill became the much-talked-about player in the country after the recently conducted Down Under series. Many former Indian players showered praises on the youngster for his fearless batting style in the series. Going to Australia and playing confidently with drives and defence. And opening in Australia against a very good fast-bowling attack in the form of Hazlewood, Starc and Cummins is never easy but to do that in this fashion was commendable.
Shubman Gill Is The Youngest Person To Make It To The Forbes 30 Under 30
The rising star of Indian cricket, Shubman Gill has made it to the annual list of Forbes 30 under 30. The right-hander is also the youngest person to feature in the list of Forbes 30 under 30. The American business magazine Forbes took to microblogging site Twitter to announce the annual list of Forbes 30 under 30. In the link, the magazine called Shubman Gill, A Star is Born.
“The rising star of Indian cricket is making his name in the big leagues of international cricket.” Notably, Gill is the youngest to feature in Forbes India’s 30 Under 30 list,” the tweet reads.
The morning after India’s 36 all-out debacles in the first Test against Australia, Shubman Gill woke up to a headline that read ‘The Great Adelaide Collapse’. “I told myself I can’t let the series be remembered for this. I must contribute to changing this,” he says.
Wasim Jaffer Praised Shubman Gill How He Can Do Well Across All Formats
Wasim Jaffer, former Indian opener praised, “You could have the game, but if you don’t have the temperament, you’ll struggle at the top level. Shubman has both, and it shows in how well he has done across levels. He’s got the game to take him along in all the formats.”
The 21-year-old made it to the headlines in 2018 with his performance in the Under-19 World Cup. In the tournament, the batsman has scored 324 runs, including four half-centuries. After India tour of Australia, Gill became the much-talked-about player in the country. Players like VVS Laxman, Sachin, and others have called him the next being thing in Indian cricket.