Last Update on: June 3rd, 2023 at 12:15 pm
Gary Kirsten, the former coach of the Indian cricket team, has expressed his belief that Shubman Gill has the potential to become a great leader in the future.
Gary Kirsten, who has previously worked closely with batting legends Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli, is currently mentoring Shubman Gill at the Gujarat Titans in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
In a recent interview with Cricbuzz, Kirsten shared his thoughts on Shubman Gill’s leadership abilities. He acknowledged that the young batsman possesses a good knowledge and understanding of the game, along with a positive rapport with his teammates. Kirsten believes that these qualities make Gill a promising candidate for leadership roles down the line.
“I think he has the potential to become a leader. He has a good knowledge and understanding of the game and he gets on well with his teammates.”
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Gary Kirsten Proud Of Shubman Gill And Gujarat Titans’ Performance
Speaking about the recently-concluded IPL season, Kirsten expressed pride in the performance of the Gujarat Titans. Although the team fell short in the final, he commended their overall campaign and the quality of cricket they displayed throughout the tournament.
“We had a great campaign and played good cricket throughout the tournament. The final was a fantastic game of cricket which highlighted the success of IPL 2023. In such a close match there is no guarantee who will win and that is why we all love sport. Both teams had great seasons and I was proud of the way we played cricket this IPL.”
The final itself was a closely contested match, showcasing the competitive spirit and unpredictability that make sports so captivating. Kirsten emphasized the success of IPL 2023 and the strong performances of both teams involved.
As Shubman Gill continues to develop his skills and showcase his talent on the cricket field, Kirsten’s words of praise and confidence in his leadership potential serve as further motivation for the young cricketer. Shubman Gill’s journey will undoubtedly be closely watched by fans and cricket enthusiasts alike, as they look forward to witnessing the evolution of his game and his potential future roles as a leader in Indian cricket.