Gill Century Celebration: Indian team’s star young opener Shubman Gill scored a brilliant double century in the first match of the three-match ODI series against New Zealand at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad. Gill scored a brilliant 208 off 149 balls with the help of 19 fours and 9 sixes. At the same time, after the match, the whole team celebrated his double century by cutting the cake. BCCI has also shared the video of this celebration of the team on social media, which is going viral very fast.
The team celebrated Gill’s double century
BCCI has shared a video from its official Twitter account, in which the entire Indian team and coaching staff are seen celebrating by cutting the cake after Shubman Gill scored a double century. In this video, Gill cuts the cake. At the same time, Hardik Pandya and Virat Kohli are seen praising Gill on this amazing innings.
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Pandya praises Gill saying that ‘this is one of the best performances he has seen in his entire career’. At the same time, Kohli praised Gill and said that ‘I would call it brilliant and would like to wish him all the best for his career ahead’.
Youngest double century
Shubman Gill has made a big record by scoring a double century in the first ODI against New Zealand. He has become the youngest batsman to score a double century. Shubman has done this feat in 23 years and 132 days. Before him, this record was in the name of Ishaan Kishan, he had scored a double century in ODIs against Bangladesh at the age of 24 years and 145 days. Kishan scored this century in the series played against Bangladesh.
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