IPL 2023: Whom Shubman Gill considered his idol all his life, now he has become the biggest fan, made a big prediction
Shubman Gill, the young opener of Gujarat Titans, scored a century against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday.
Virat Kohli on Shubman Gill: The year 2023 is the year of Shubman Gill. To prove this point, look at Gill’s figures for the last five months. This player has scored six centuries in five months. He has also scored a double century. In the IPL, he missed coming very close to a century on May 7, but on Monday, he completed this task as well. This player scored 101 runs against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Gill scored 101 runs in 58 balls. In his innings, he hit 13 fours and a six. He was dismissed by Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He has already scored four half-centuries in this league.
Virat Kohli admires Gill
Seeing the innings of Shubman Gill, everyone became his admirer. Team India’s veteran batsman Virat Kohli was already a fan of Gill, on Monday this young batsman once again won Virat’s heart. By posting a story on social media, Kohli predicted that the time to come is the time of Shubman Gill.
Kohli posted an Instagram story for Gill
Kohli further wrote, ‘One is potential and one is Shubman Gill. Go ahead and lead the next generation. May God’s blessings be with you.” Along with this, Kohli used the star emoji. Even before this, Kohli had called Gill a star.
Virat Kohli is the idol of Shubman Gill
After the century, Shubman Gill also described Virat Kohli as his idol. He said after the match, ‘Virat bhai has always been my hero and idol. His passion, his enthusiasm and his energy inspire me a lot. Gill said that apart from Virat, he considers Sachin Tendulkar as his role model. Gill has scored 576 runs in 13 matches and is second in the race for the Orange Cap.