RCB vs KKR in IPL 2021: Shubman Gill completes 1,000 runs in IPL- Kolkata Knight Riders opening batsman Shubman Gill has completed 1,000 runs milestone in IPL. he achieved the feat while playing against RCB at MA Chidambaram Stadium on Sunday. He reached 1,000 runs in his 36th match in IPL. Unfortunately, he couldn’t score big in the match as he departed for 21 runs off 9 balls, smashing a couple of sixes and equal number of boundaries.
Shubman Gill’s IPL career
In his IPL career so far, Shubman Gill has amassed 1,008 runs in 41 innings with the help of 7 fifties. The 21-year-old plays with an average of 33+.
RCB vs KKR in IPL 2021: Shubman Gill completes 1,000 runs in IPL
|Batting and Fielding||Mat||No||Runs||HS||Ave||BF||SR||100||50||4s||6s||CT||ST|
Shubman Gill IPL salary
|2021||Kolkata Knight Riders||₹ 18,000,000|
|2020 (Retain)||Kolkata Knight Riders||₹ 18,000,000|
|2019 (Retain)||Kolkata Knight Riders||₹ 18,000,000|
|2018||Kolkata Knight Riders||₹ 18,000,000|
Earlier in the match, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) won the toss and opted to bat first. Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers’ knocks of 78 and 76 ensured that the side posts a total of 204/4 in the allotted twenty overs against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL). For KKR, Varun Chakravarthy returned with two wickets.
Eoin Morgan’s Kolkata needs something big from the batting lineup to chase the big total. Also, Andre Russell will have to shake off his rustiness to keep Kolkata in the playoffs race.