In recent times, Indian cricket has seen several youngsters. In 2023, a lot of young talent got chances to display their talents on the big stage. Shubman Gill is the brightest name among all. At such a young age, he achieved so many things. Recently, English legend Nasser Hussain was asked to pick the young cricketers who have the potential to become the cricket legend. Nasser Hussain took Shubman Gill and Rachin Ravindra’s name.
Shubman Gill’s Rise in Indian Cricket:
From being a talented batter of Punjab to winning the Under-19 World Cup for India, Shubman worked hard and came a long way. This year, he represented the country in the World Cup. Even after battling with Dengue, Gill made an amazing comeback on the World Cup stage and had an amazing season. He rose through the rank quickly.
He came to the India team as a youngster and now, he has become an unbearable part of Team India. As an opener, he has become the perfect companion of skipper Rohit Sharma. This young player has the potential to achieve big. In 2023, he played effortlessly in every format. Because of his excellence, he earns praise from everywhere.
Nasser Hossain on Shubman Gill and Rachin Ravindra:
Shubman Gill has evolved over the years. He went through a lot of changes. Gill learned and changed him according to the situation. Because of his excellence, Shubman Gill earned praise all over the world. Nasser Hossain is also one of them. Recently, he praised Gill. he said, “I am going with Shubman Gill. I think he had a very good three-quarters, nine-tenths of 2023. He must have learned so much from having the likes of Rohit Sharma on the other end. Maybe that illness towards the end just got him a little bit and his form dipped. He is a super talent and he is going to be the next sensation for India for years to come. Hopefully, he will have a good 2024.”
Rachin Ravindra had an amazing season in the World Cup. In the first match, he scored an amazing century. His name was also there in the highest run scorer list. Nasser Hossain said, “And the man who lit the World Cup up was Rachin Ravindra. Going into the World Cup, I had seen him in England a bit. He came in at the Lord’s down the order and smashed it around. I thought he could play. When he was given a chance at the top of the order, he was a revelation. Hopefully, he can continue his progression.”