Shubman Gill Equals Babar Azam’s World Document, Scores Joint-Most Runs For Participant In 3-match ODI Sequence

Shubman Gill scored his 4th ODI ton© BCCI/Sportzpics

Persevering with his blazing sizzling kind, Shubman Gill introduced up his 4th ODI century, within the third match of the collection in opposition to New Zealand on Tuesday. Having scored 208 and 40-not out within the first two matches of the collection, Gill is already the top-scoring batter within the 3-match project by a distance. As Gill touched the 112-run mark within the match at Indore, he matched Pakistan captain Babar Azam’s report of scoring the ‘most variety of runs in a 3-match ODI collection’.

Till being equalled by the younger India opener, Babar had solely held the report of scoring essentially the most variety of runs (360) in a 3-match ODI collection. Gill wanted 113 runs to surpass the Pakistan stalwart’s report however he was dismissed for 112.

Gill, the opening batter was comprehensively supported by the India skipper Rohit Sharma from the opposite finish of the pitch. Rohit, who hadn’t scored an ODI ton for 3 years, additionally reached the three-figure mark as he introduced up his thirtieth hundred within the format. Nonetheless, Rohit could not proceed his journey from there on, departing for 101.

The 23-year-old Gill is just the second batter within the historical past of the sport to have scored greater than 350 runs in a 3-match ODI collection.

Following Gill within the record are Bangladesh’s Imrul Kayes (349), South Africa’s Quinton de Kock (342) and New Zealand’s Martin Guptill (330).

Gill was trying good to intention for one more double hundred however his keep did not final for lengthy after the triple-digit rating was up. The opener was dismissed for 112 off 78 balls by Blair Tickner.

However, by the point each Rohit and Gill had departed, India had comfortably put over 200 runs on the board.

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