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Personal agenda with Shubhman Gill: “Besides cricket, I like playing football but I suck at it”

The young cricketer names Sachin Tendulkar as his biggest inspiration

Updated: Mar 14, 2020 23:27 IST

By Veenu Singh, Hindustan Times

Cricketer Shubhman Gill defines his sense of style as playful and versatile. Suit, Genes Lecoanet Hemant; t-shirt, Jack & Jones; watch, Omega; shoes, Zara (Photo: Colston Julian )

All About Shubhman

Date of birth:September 8
Sunsign :Leo
Place of birth: Fazilka, Punjab
Hometown: Mohali
School/college:Manav Mangal Smart School, Mohali
First break:Under-16 state debut for Punjab

If not a cricketer, what would you have been ?

I’d have tried a couple of other things…. Modelling, may be?

Who has been your biggest inspiration till date?

Sachin Tendulkar!

And your favourite cricket ground is...?

PCA stadium in Mohali.

Any other sport you love playing or simply watching?

I like playing football but I suck at it!

Define your sense of style in two words.

Playful and versatile.

What’s the last thing you googled?

The weather.

And, which is the last show you binge-watched?

Peaky Blinders.

Three grooming products you can’t do without...?

Trimmer, razor and lip balm.

Name your favourite Bollywood actor.

Hrithik Roshan.

One thing you never leave home without...?

My phone.

Two things you’d need to survive if stranded on an island?

Food and a mosquito repellent spray.

Pick one veggie you can never eat.

Raw onions.

On My Phone

Most used app: Instagram
First app I check: iMessage
Last person texted: My bestie
Favourite song on SpotifY: Jhanjar by Karan Aujla
Favourite insta filter: I don’t use filters much

Which body part would you want to get insured?

My hands. Most precious for me.

Are you a romantic or a realist?

Realistically romantic!

Finally, how do you de-stress?

By listening to music.

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From HT Brunch, March 15, 2020

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