Shubman Gill is an Indian cricketer who plays for Punjab. He made his first-class debut for Punjab against Bengal in the 2017-18 Ranji Trophy. He was drafted into India’s U-19 side as the Vice Captain for the 2018 U-19 Cricket World cup and made valuable contributions with the bat helping his team win the World Cup.
Shubman was the second highest run getter in the 2018 ICC U-19 World cup with 372 runs, scoring 2 hundreds and a highest score of 102*. Reckoned by cricket pundits as the future of Indian cricket, the youngster made his ODI debut in 2019 against New Zealand and is on the cusp of breaking into the Test team. In the IPL he plays for the Kolkata Knight Riders and showed his quality as he went on to win the IPL Emerging Player award for 2019.