How a ten-year-old Shubman Gill got his break

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How a ten-year-old Shubman Gill got his break Source:Indianlink Well over a decade back when former India pace bowler Karsan Ghavri took charge of the BCCI pace bowlers academy at the PCA Stadium in Mohali to groom future India fast bowlers, he struggled to find young batsmen for his trainee bowlers to practice against. – Advertisement – “For the first few days, I would do drills, train them but there were no batsmen for bowlers to bowl to in the nets,” Ghavri recounted. “We used to teach them the bowling drills but for actual practice, we needed batsmen. I was tasked to produce future pacers of the country. Without them bowling at batsmen, it was impossible. I got in touch with Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) to provide some local U-16, U-19 batsmen.” “Then one day it rained, forcing me and assistant coach Yoginder Puri to take a break from training,” he went on. “I walked across the road to this huge ground (which hosts PCA’s district games) and saw some…

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