New Delhi. Good news has come out for the fans from the cricket ground. Team India batsman Shubman Gill has created history in the first ODI against New Zealand. Shubman Gill has scored a double century in the first ODI being played in Hyderabad. He completed his double century by hitting three consecutive sixes. He has completed his 200 runs in 145 balls. With this, he has become the fifth Indian player to score a double century. Although Gill got out after scoring 208 runs in 149 balls. Gill hit 19 fours and 9 sixes in his innings. Apart from this, Shubman Gill made many records in his name in the match played against the Kiwi team. Gill has also completed one thousand runs in ODI format today.
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He has completed one thousand runs in 19 innings. He has become the second batsman in the world to score the fastest 1000, while becoming the first Indian player. Before this, no Indian player has been able to score one thousand runs so fast. Along with this, Shubman also shattered the records of great Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, who are called God of cricket.
Please tell that Fakhar Zaman of Pakistan is the first player to make the fastest one thousand in ODI cricket. Fakhar has completed one thousand runs in 18 innings. On the other hand, if we talk about Shubman Gill’s ODI career, he has scored a double century, 3 centuries and five half-centuries.
Let us tell you that before this, Team India captain Rohit Sharma decided to bat first after winning the toss. Which also proved to be correct. Thanks to Shubman Gill’s 208 runs, India scored 349 runs losing 8 wickets in 50 overs. Now New Zealand need to score 350 runs to win the match.
Cricketers who have scored Double Century in the ODIs
1. Sachin Tendulkar 200*
2. Virender Sehwag 219
3. Rohit Sharma 208*, 209,264
4. Ishan Kishan 210
5. Shubman Gill 208
6. Martin Guptill 237
7. Chris Gayle 215
8. Fakhar Zaman 201*
Out of 10 Double Century 7 are from INDIA🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/H7ezQ5AAvx
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