World Cup 2023: Shubhman Gill has dengue. He was examined, after which his report came positive. He fell ill before the match against Australia. In such a situation, it is considered a terrible blow for the Indian team. However, will he be able to play the first match or not? The situation is not clear in this regard. BCCI’s medical team is monitoring Shubman Gill’s health.
World Cup 2023: Shubhman Gill has dengue
Shubman Gill tested positive for dengue: Team India cricketer Shubman Gill’s dengue test has come positive. After which his playing in the match against Australia on Sunday is doubtful. The team management will decide on the availability of the star batsman after some testing on Friday. He has fallen ill before the match against Australia. In such a situation, it is being considered a terrible blow for the Indian team. However, will he be able to play the first match or not? The situation in this regard is not clear, but the BCCI medical team is constantly monitoring the health of this star batsman.
The Indian team will start its World Cup campaign against Australia in Chennai on Sunday. In such a situation, before this match, Team India can take the field without star batsman Shubman Gill. It has come to light in media reports that this star batsman of Team India did not even participate in the net session of Team India at MA Chidambaram Stadium on Thursday. After this, dengue-related tests were done, after which he is undergoing treatment.
Then who will do it, Ishan Kishan is a big contender.
If Shubman Gill is unable to play against Australia in Chepauk, Chennai, then the big question is who will open for Team India in this match? In such a situation, Ishan Kishan can open in his place with Rohit Sharma in this important match.
There is also another contender, KL Rahul, because after his return in the Asia Cup, he is in excellent form. But, if Gill does not play under any circumstances, it will be a big blow for India.
Records and statistics of Shubman Gill
Shubman Gill has played 35 ODIs, in which he has so far scored 1917 runs with his bat at an average of 66.10 and strike rate of 102.84. He has 6 centuries and 9 half-centuries in his name in ODIs. In such a situation, it is very important to have him in the team in ODI. Whereas in 11 T20 Internationals, Shubman Gill has scored 304 runs in 11 matches at an average of 30.40. Whereas in 33 innings of 18 Tests, Gill has scored 966 runs at an average of 32.20.