In the 8th match of Indian Premier League, Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 7 wickets (12balls left). Shubham Gill played a very good match and helped Kolkata Knight Riders to win the first match of the season. After Shubman Gill good performance against Sunrisers Hyderabad India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh took to social media to ask the Gill a question about the bat he used to score the crucial runs in Abu Dhabi.
Yuvraj Singh asked the youngster “Nice bat Mr. Gill. Whose bat is that?” Shubman Gill responded with a cheeky comment: “You tell me paaji”. It seems it was Yuvraj’s bat that Gill had used.
Kolkata Knight Riders Squad
Batsmen: Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Siddesh Lad, Eoin Morgan, Tom Banton, Rahul Tripathi
Bowlers: Kuldeep Yadav, Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Lockie Ferguson, Ali Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Sandeep Warrier, Varun Chakravarthy, M Siddharth, Praveen Tambe
All-rounders: Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Chris Green
Wicketkeepers: Dinesh Karthik, Nikhil Naik
Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad
Batsman-David Warner,Kane Williamson,Manish Pandey,Virat Singh,Priyam Garg
All-Rounder-Abdul Samad,Abhishek Sharma,Jason Holder,Fabian Allen,Vijay Shankar,Mohammad Nabi
Bowler-Rashid Khan,Sanjay Yadav,Bhuvneshwar Kumar,Khaleel Ahmed,Sandeep Sharma,Siddarth Kaul,Siddarth Kaul,Billy Stanlake,Billy Stanlake,T Natarajan,Shahbaz Nadeem
Wicketkeepers-Jonny Bairstow,Wriddhiman Saha