New Delhi, The ICC has announced the Player of the Month for the month of January on Monday. Opening batsman Shubman Gill has been selected as the best cricketer of this month. Gill had made his debut in international cricket in the shortest format of the game only last month. By scoring a century in the same month, he became one of the few players in India to have scored 100 runs in this format. Devon Conway of New Zealand and Indian fast bowler Mohammad Siraj were also nominated in the list of Player of the Month. In the end, Shubman Gill won.
The past month was wonderful for Shubman Gill. He also scored a double century during the ODI series against New Zealand. Gill played an inning of 208 runs in 149 balls in this match. India scored 349 runs at the loss of eight wickets in the allotted 50 overs. In response, there was a strong fight from the New Zealand side as well. Due to Michael Bracewell’s century, India won by just 12 runs despite getting such a huge target.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : February 13, 2023, 16:31 IST