Shubman Gill scored a century in the third ODI against Sri Lanka.
Big talk about Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli.
Shubman Gill has confirmed his place in Team India.
New Delhi: India registered a resounding victory in the third match of the ODI series against Sri Lanka. Batting after winning the toss proved beneficial for Rohit Sharma. Team India had set a mountain-like score of 390 runs in front of Sri Lanka. Chasing which the Sri Lankan team got all out for 73 runs. Team India’s young batsman Shubman Gill played a brilliant century innings.
After scoring a century, Gill said, “It feels great. It always feels good when you start small and reach a big score. We were not looking at any target. We were just seeing how the wicket is. This wicket is very good. When you are batting with batsmen like Rohit bhai or Virat bhai, you don’t need to do anything.”
Gill further said, “We were talking among ourselves about when to target which bowler. We did not score many runs in the first few overs. That’s why we thought of scoring fast runs. Kohli was excellent. I used to watch him during my childhood days and today I feel great batting with him on the field.
Please tell that Shubman Gill could not open the account in the first 10 balls in this match. On the 11th ball, he opened his account with a four. He played a brilliant inning of 116 runs in 97 balls. He hit 14 fours and 2 sixes. However, on the fourth ball of the 34th over, he was bowled by Kasun Rajita.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 15, 2023, 21:38 IST