Twitter reacts as Shubman Gill leaves the field retired hurt in IND vs NZ semi-final 1
Shubman Gill was retired hurt when he was batting at 79 runs against New Zealand.
In a exciting clash at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, the first semi-finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 between India and New Zealand. Shubman Gill, between his stellar performance, walked off the field due to an injury in his groin. India winning toss opted to bat first and had a great start to their innings.
Openers, Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill, displayed a formidable partnership. Rohit Sharma, played an aggressive innings, contributing 47 runs off 29 balls at a strike rate of 162.06. However, the highlight of the Indian innings was the remarkable knock by Shubman Gill, who retired hurt after scoring a crucial 79 runs from 65 balls, which included eight boundaries and three sixes.
Shubman Gill retired hurt
Tim Southee broke the partnership between Sharma and Gill, and skipper Kane Williamson took a brilliant catch at mid-off. Both gave India a solid start in the most anticipated clash.
Virat Kohli has also scored his fifty and Shreyas Iyer was the next man who came in after Gill walked off the field. India are Currently batting 194 for one wicket after 27 overs.
Twitter erupted after Shubman Gill was seen walk off the field.