‘He Is Destined for Greatness in the Next 10 Years’-Yuvraj Singh On Shubman Gill

Team selection will soon be in focus as the team India Have started their preparations for 2023 ODI World Cup next year. The Men in Blue have over 20 One Day Internationals to play before heading into the showpiece event on home soil. Several youngsters along with senior players will be on the radar of the yet-to-be-appointed selection panel before finalizing the final 15.

Talking about the youngsters, Shubman Gill is one of them who has been grabbing attention with his impressive innings in recent times. Earlier this year, he put in some stellar performances on the West Indies tour and scored his maiden ODI hundred in Zimbabwe. He also traveled to New Zealand, where he made his ODI debut in 2019 and was the top scorer with 108 runs. But in the Bangladesh tour, he was replaced by seniors who returned after a break.

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But considering his talent and skills, former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh feels Shubman Gill is a strong contender for a place in the team of 15.

“I think Shubman is doing very well and has been performing consistently. I believe he is a strong contender to open for India in the 2023 World Cup.”

Yuvraj, who was part of India’s victorious campaigns during the 2007 T20 World Cup and 2011 ODI World Cup, has observed Gill closely. The youngster stayed with Yuvraj and trained under him along with current Punjab captain and Sunrisers Hyderabad all-rounder Abhishek Sharma.

“Shubman is very hardworking and is doing all the right things. I believe he is destined for greatness in the next 10 years,” Yuvraj said.

“I can’t say what will happen in future but if I can help in the development of sports in the country, I will not mind. But it is not just cricket, I want to help in the development of sports in this country.” I am,” said the hero of the 2007 and 2011 global triumphs.

Shubman has played 15 ODIs so far and scored 687 runs at an average of 57.25.

(With PTI inputs)

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