ICC U-19 World Cup: Celebrations break out at Shubman Gill’s house in Mohali
Celebrations broke out at the society in Mohali the place the household of younger cricketer Shubman Gill stays after India immediately lifted the U-19 World Cup trophy.
Relatives, mates and residents of the society celebrated the victory of Indian crew over Australia and loved it by performing Punjabi folks dance Bhangra.
“We are elated at the performance of our son and the whole Indian team which convincingly defeated Australia in the final match today,” Shubman’s father Lakhwinder Singh Gill instructed PTI.
“It is a proud moment for us and it is also proud moment for entire Punjab and country that our team won the final match,” Lakwhinder, an agriculturist mentioned.
A giant display was put in in the premises of the society for watching the ultimate match between India and Australia.
Shubman’s father mentioned he has not but been in a position to converse to his son after the Indian crew gained the match at Mount Maunganui.
“Last time, we briefly talked to Shubman after the semi final match and then he told us that he will give his best and the team will bring the World cup,” mentioned elated Lakhwinder.
The grandfather and grandmother of Shubman have been additionally ecstatic at a village in Jalalabad in Fazilka district of Punjab.
“I had bought a big LCD for my father and mother who live in Jalalabad in Fazilka and my father saw all the matches while waking up at night,” mentioned Lakhwinder.
The household of Shubman shifted from the tiny village in Fazilka to Mohali in 2007 to supply cricket coaching to him.
“There were no proper sports facilities in our village in Fazilka. To provide better training to our son, we shifted to Mohali. My father and mother still lives in Fazilka,” mentioned Lakhwinder.
Family has deliberate to present a grand welcome to his son for his stupendous efficiency in the World Cup when he comes residence.
“I think after landing at Mumbai on February 5 he may go to Bangalore for the upcoming Vijay Hazare trophy,” he mentioned.