In a high scoring series battle the youngster Shubman Gill beats the Goat Virat Kohli. Team India is currently having a high run in home series this season.
First we saw a clean sweep win by team India over Sri Lanka in 50over series of 3 matches, then team India white-washed New Zealand in a series of 3 one day matches.
In a high scoring match on 24 Jan 2023, yesterday, New Zealand called their host to bat first after winning the toss.
In batting first team India put up huge total of 385/9 in 50 overs. New Zealand lost the match by 90 runs.
The opening pair from the Indian side scored a century for each. Captain Rohit Sharma score 101 runs in 85 balls and Shubman Gill scored a 112 in 78 balls.
With this score Shubman Gill became the first Indian batter to score 300+ runs in a 3 match ODI series.
The previous record was held by Virat Kohli with 283 runs in 3 ODI match series against Sri Lanka 2023, which was just before this series.
In this series Shubman Gill scored 208, 40* and 112, a combine total of 360 runs in a 3 match ODI series.