Shubman Gill scored a century in Qualifier 2 (Photo: PTI)
New Delhi: In cricket, one ball also turns the match and also the mood of the player. Then here it was a complete over. This was the 12th over of Gujarat’s innings, in which Shubman Gill had a strong impact. In fact, in this over, Shubman Gill realized that this day is his. And, he promised himself to play a big innings.
Now you will think that how can we know the things inside the ground? So sir, where are we saying this, Shubman Gill himself has said this, after the match. He told how that over instilled in him the confidence of a big innings and he was able to play.
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Those 3 sixes made my day today – Shubman Gill
After Gujarat’s victory over Mumbai Indians and getting a ticket to the final, Shubman Gill said, “I like to play ball to ball, over to over.” After the over in which I hit three sixes, I realized that this is my day. With those 3 sixes, I got the momentum to play that big innings.
Gill hit 3 sixes in one over of Akash Madhwal
Gill hit 10 sixes in his innings of 129 runs. But the 3 sixes he is talking about here were sixes in the 12th over. This over belonged to Akash Madhwal of Mumbai Indians, against whom Shubman Gill hit a six on the first, second and 5th balls.
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