Shubman Gill is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Punjab in domestic cricket as a right-handed opening batsman. He was born on 8 September 1999 in Fazika, Punjab in India. Sikh by religion, Gill was vice-captain of the India U-19 team for 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He was acquired by the Kolkata Knight Riders in 2018 and turned in useful contributions for them in his debut season and 2019 season. He was retained by the KKR team management who saw immense batting potential in him and even pegged him to be a part of their core leadership group. This article bring you details about Shubman Gill Age, Height, Bio, Wiki, Affairs, Facts & More
Shubman Gill Age, Height, Bio, Wiki, Affairs, Facts & More
|Full Name||Shubman Gill|
|Landed On Earth||8 September 1999|
|Age (as on 2023)||24|
|School||Manav Mangal Smart School|
|Girl Friend||Sara Tendulkar|
|Height||In Meters- 1.78 m|
Feet & Inches- 5’10 “
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Languages||Punjabi, Hindi, English|
|Food Habit||Not Known|
|Player||Sachin Tendulkar & Ms Dhoni|
|Net Worth||Approx 35 -40 Crore|
|Salary||₹3 lakh and ₹6 lakh for every T20I and ODI|
Unknown Facts About Shubman Gill
- Shubman was previously rumored to date Sachin Tendulkar’s daughter Sara Tendulkar. Their social media exchange often hogged attention as fans speculated of them being a couple as well.
- Lakhwinder Singh ( Gill’s father), a cricket enthusiast himself, wanted to play the game professionally when he was young. But lack of opportunities nipped his dream in the bud. But, he didn’t let the same happen with his son and became his first cricket coach.
- Shubman surely didn’t want to let this sacrifice of his father go in vain. He practiced for about four to five hours each day. His routine was to eat, gym, practice, yoga and sleep. Hence, he had a lot of trouble coping with academics.
- In 2014, Gill scored 351 runs in Punjab’s inter-district U16 tournament. He then went on to hit a double century in his U16 debut for Punjab in the Vijay Merchant Trophy. Soon, he made his List A debut in the 2016-17 Vijay Hazare Trophy and made his first-class debut in 2017-18 Ranji Trophy against Bengal.
- Rewarding these brilliant performances, the selectors picked Gill for the U19 World Cup 2018. He was one of the most important members of the side. Except for the final, he hit fifty or above in all the other matches. His match-winning 102 not out against Pakistan drew praises from Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman and Rahul Dravid.
- In the IPL 2018 auction, the right-hander was snapped up by the Kolkata Knight Riders. The franchise brought him for ₹1.8 crores and he made his debut against the Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Eden Gardens.
FAQ’s About Shubman Gill
Who is Shubman Gill ?
Shubman Gill is an Indian international cricketer who plays for Punjab in domestic cricket as a right-handed opening batsman.
How old is Shubman Gill ?
Shubman Gill is 24 years old as on 2023.
Is Shubman Gill married or single?
Shubman Gill is single.
What is net worth of Shubman Gill ?
Net Worth of Ishan Kishan is approx ₹40 Crore.