India vs England 2021: Kevin Pietersen Tweets lauding Shubman Gill; expresses his admiration for the young gun

Kevin Pietersen praises Shubman Gill's batting. The 21-year-old Gill is playing the ongoing first Test against England.

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Kevin Pietersen (left) and Shubman Gill (right).

Ever since Shubman Gill has donned the Indian Test jersey, he has been giving impressive performance with his bat. Following his heroics in Australia, he is exhibiting some promising show with the willow in the ongoing first Test against England in Chennai.

Amid all the cricket veterans who spoke high of Gill’s batting skills, England former cricketer Kevin Pietersen also lauded India’s youngster.

Kevin Pietersen’s Tweet

Pietersen posted a Tweet on his official account which said,”I really like, Gill. He is some player.”

In India’s first innings, Gill scored 29 runs before he was sent to the pavilion following a spectacular catch by James Anderson.

However, while chasing 420 put by England on the board, the youngster is unbeaten on 15 and is sharing the crease with Cheteshwar Pujara.

The 21-year-old debuted in the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne in Australia. He was the leading run-scorer for the Indian side during India’s tour to Australia. He played an unforgettable 91-run innings in Brisbane. 

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