Shubman Gill brought up his maiden Test fifty with a single off Nathan Lyon on day two of the second Test match between India and Australia on Friday. Gill looked like he was in complete control of his game, playing an array of handsome-looking shots along the way.
A couple of boundaries stood out – a cover drive off Lyon and a pull shot off Josh Hazlewood. He was eventually dismissed for 50 off 101 deliveries by Pat Cummins.
A right-hand top-order batsman from Punjab, Gill made his Test debut in Melbourne, where India beat Australia by eight wickets to level the four-match series 1-1.
“Shubman going and playing with that kind of flair later on was great to see. Great character. More than anything else, great character. He looked very very mature for someone playing…