IPL 2019: Shubman Gill’s father doing bhangra in Mohali impresses Shah Rukh Khan

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first_img graphs No data available! commentary Rohan Sen MohaliMay 4, 2019UPDATED: May 4, 2019 11:07 IST Shubman Gill’s father could not contain his excitement and burst into the bhangra after his son’s fifty (Shubman Gill Twitter)HIGHLIGHTSShubman Gill’s parents and relatives were present at the IS Bindra stadium in Mohali on FridayGill’s father started doing the bhangra after his son reached his fiftyShubman Gill smashed 65 not out as KKR (185/3) beat KXIP (183/6) by 7 wickets in MohaliKolkata Knight Riders star Shubman Gill was the man of the moment on Friday night in Mohali as he scored a stellar half-century on his home ground to guide his team to victory against hosts Kings XI Punjab. But it was Shubman Gill’s father who stole the show after he was seen doing the bhangra after his son reached his third fifty in IPL 2019.Shubman Gill’s father could not contain his excitement and burst into the bhangra, something which even KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan noticed and complimented.The folks are happy pic.twitter.com/JDqrQJfyG5IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) May 3, 2019The Gill family then got together for a chat on iplt20.com where Shubman asked his father about his celebratory bhangra.”People are telling me that you had a wild celebration after I reached my half-century?” Shubman asked his father.”I’m very happy that you played so well on your home ground. I danced after your fifty, did the bhangra,” Shubman’s father Lakhwinder Singh said.Breaking into Bhangra at the IS Bindra Stadium stands was their way of conveying how overjoyed Mr. and Mrs. Gill were after @RealShubmanGill raced the chase for @KKRiders on Friday! By @tanmoym. #KXIPvKKRWATCH the full video – https://t.co/mKyalB4e5v pic.twitter.com/5cKVZhNEibIndianPremierLeague (@IPL) May 4, 2019Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan also tweeted about Shubman’s father’s bhangra and dedicated the night to Gill senior.”Well done @KKRiders & @DineshKarthik . All played like u shouldby backing urselves. @lynny50 #SWarrier @RealShubmanGill good job. But tonite belongs to Papa! 3 cheers for proud papa & family,” Shah Rukh Khan tweeted along with a picture of Shubman’s father doing the bhangra.advertisementWell done @KKRiders & @DineshKarthik . All played like u shouldby backing urselves. @lynny50 #SWarrier @RealShubmanGill good job. But tonite belongs to Papa! 3 cheers for proud papa & family. pic.twitter.com/KDlvVWmnYTShah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) May 3, 2019Shubman Gill smashed 65 not out off 49 balls as the Knight Riders chased down 184 with six wickets in hand and two overs to spare. The victory helped KKR keep their chances of qualifying for the playoffs alive. Kings XI Punjab on the other hand, now have no chance of advancing any further.Kolkata Knight Riders now have 12 points from 13 matches and have a very real chance of making it to the playoffs if they beat Mumbai Indians in the last league match of the 2019 Indian Premier League. KKR had won 4 out of their first 5 matches this season before losing 6 in a row.KKR had snapped their losing streak with a 34-run victory over Mumbai Indians and then beat KXIP in Mohali to register back-to-back wins.Also Read | My whole family was there, can’t get better than this: Shubman Gill after KKR winAlso Read | IPL 2019, Playoff Scenarios: 3 teams to battle it out for final berthAlso Read | IPL 2019: Shubman Gill helps KKR smash KXIP and keep playoff hopes aliveAlso Read | IPL 2019: Dinesh Karthik reveals why he was angry with KKR teammatesFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byrohan sen Tags :Follow Shubman GillFollow Shubman Gill fatherFollow Lakhwinder SinghFollow KXIP vs KKRFollow IPL 2019 IPL 2019: Shubman Gill’s father doing bhangra in Mohali impresses Shah Rukh KhanShubman Gill’s parents and some relatives from his village had come to watch the match between Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders in Mohali on Friday.center_img advertisement scorecard view more view lesslast_img

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