Shubman Gill is an inspiration: Vijay Shankar | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Shubman Gill has established himself as a force to reckon with in a very short span and the young batter also kicked off IPL 2023 campaign on a brilliant note as he smashed 63 off 36 to help Gujarat Titans register an easy five-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings.
Gill earned plaudits from all quarters for his match-winning knocks across format and now he found his new admirer in Gujarat’s teammate Vijay Shankar.
Shankar lauded Gill’s work ethic which is worth following and something that has helped him in the past during tough times. Gill is a player everyone looks up to in the GT dressing room.


“Gill is an inspiration and it has been an honour to share the dressing room with him for Gujarat and earlier for India A. He is an outstanding player. His work ethic is tremendous and that is what helps you get out of tough situations,” Vijay said on eve of the IPL match against Delhi Capitals on Tuesday.
The ‘Impact Player’ rule many believe would nullify role of all-rounders but Vijay believes that he has enough skills to be selected for a particular role.
“I enjoy batting and bowling and tomorrow if an injury happens, I am ready to play any role that the team wants me to perform,” he said.
(With PTI Inputs)

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