Shubman Gill    Getty Images
Shubman Gill Getty Images

Shubman Gill made news with his performance against Zimbabwe where he scored 90 off 59 balls. India won the match easily by 1o wickets. He impressed everyone with his stroke playing ability against Australia as well when he hit 63. In the 14th over of the match of the match against Zimbabwe when Gill hit a six over deep mid-wicket to bring up his 50.

The shot has been compared to Virat Kohli‘s shot against England when he smashed Chris Woakes in the first ODI, at Pune. Kohli scored a brilliant 122 while chasing 351 runs. India won the match by three wickets.

Gill has the highest average of 103.33 at the U-19 level. India next play Bangladesh in the quarter-final on January 26.