Shubman Gill’s contract with Glamorgan for the remainder of the 2022 season. This is Gill’s first stint in the County Championship. Gill is yet to get visa.
Shubman Gill is ready for his first stint in the County Championship with Glamorgan
India batsman Shubman Gill has been signed with Glamorgan for the remainder of the 2022 season. Gill is gearing up for his first stint at the County Championship, subject to visa clearance.
Indians to play for Glamorgan in County Championship
After Cheteshwar Pujara (Sussex), Washington Sundar (Lancashire), Krunal Pandya, Mohammad Siraj (both Warwickshire), Umesh Yadav (Middlesex). If all goes according to plan, Gill will be the seventh Indian to be picked up by the county side. has contracted and Navdeep Saini (Kent). He would be the third Indian after Ravi Shastri (1987–91) and Sourav Ganguly (2005) to play for Glamorgan in the County Championship.
ODI series against West Indies and Zimbabwe
The top-order batsman has been doing well in the ODI series against West Indies and Zimbabwe, where he scored 205 runs at an average of 102.50 and 245 runs at an average of 122.50. Gill has the experience of playing 11 Test matches in which he has scored 579 runs at an average of 30.47. His last red-ball game was the fifth Test against England at Birmingham in July this year where he scored 17 and 4 in India’s defeat.
12 first-class matches for his home
He has also appeared in 12 first-class matches for his home team Punjab in the Ranji Trophy. India’s domestic red-ball tournament, where he has scored 1176 runs at an average of 65.33.
Two table with five wins from 10 matches
Glamorgan are currently third in the Division Two table with five wins from 10 matches. They still have four more matches to go and will resume the season against Worcestershire on 5 September in Cardiff.
None of the three overseas players they used in the championship will be available in September. With Colin Ingram returning in the CPL and Marnus Labuschagne and Michael Neser back in Australia. The club had earlier announced that Ejaz Patel would play for them in the last month of the season.