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Gautam Gambhir Profile Career Stat - Indian & KKR Player Gautam Gambhir IPL Cricketer from Delhi



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Gautam Gambhir is an Indian cricketer, a batsman. Gautam Gambhir has been a member of the Indian national cricket team since 2003 (ODIs) and 2004 (Tests). Gambhir had been a prolific run-scorer in domestic cricket with an average of over 50 but his two successive double-hundreds in 2002 (one of them against the visiting Zimbabweans) made him a strong contender for India's opening slot.

Birthday of Indian Delhi and KKR Player Gautam Gambhir: 14th October 1981.

Birthplace / Address of Indian Delhi and KKR Player Gautam Gambhir: New Delhi, India.

Nickname of Indian Delhi and KKR Player Gautam Gambhir: Gauti.

Batting Style of Indian Delhi and KKR Player Gautam Gambhir: Left-handed Bat.

Bowling Style of Indian Delhi and KKR Player Gautam Gambhir: Right-arm leg break spin.

Height of Indian Delhi and KKR Player Gautam Gambhir: 5ft 6in (1.68m).

Cricketer Gautam Gambhir played for Delhi Domestic Team, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders (2011-2012) and Indian International Team.

Test debut of Gautam Gambhir Indian and KKR Player: Cap number of Gautam Gambhir is 249 and he played his first ever Test Match on 3rd November 2004 against Australia.

ODI debut of Gautam Gambhir Indian and KKR Player: ODI Cap number of Gautam Gambhir is 149 and he played his first ever ODI Match on 11th April 2003 against Bangladesh.

School Name of Indian Cricketer and KKR Player Gautam Gambhir: Gautam Gambhir completed his education in Modern School of New Delhi and in 2000 picked in National Cricket Academy in Bangalore.

International Cricket Career of Gautam Gambhir Indian Cricketer: Gambhir made his ODI debut against Bangladesh in the TVS Cup in 2003. In his third match, Gautam Gambhir scored 71 and was named Man of the Match. Gautam Gambhir‘s maiden century (103 off 97 balls) came against Sri Lanka in 2005. In 2004, Gautam Gambhir made his Test debut against Australia in the fourth and last Test match of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy but did himself no favors by getting out for 3 and 1. Gautam Gambhir made amends in his second Test, however, scoring 96 against the South Africans. Gautam Gambhir‘s maiden Test century came against Bangladesh in December 2004. Gambhir then made a number of starts in the home series against Pakistan in 2005, but was able to make only one half-century in six innings. Gautam Gambhir made 97 in Zimbabwe later that year, but failed to reach 30 against Sri Lanka at home, repeatedly struggling against Chaminda Vaas, and was subsequently dropped from the Test team. Wasim Jaffer, who made a double hundred and a hundred in seven Tests, replaced him in Tests. Gautam Gambhir was selected in India's squad for the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, which India went on to win in South Africa, beating Pakistan in the final. Gautam Gambhir performed well in the shortest form of the game, ending the tournament as India's top run scorer, with 227 at an average of 37.83, including three half-centuries which included a crucial 75 runs off 54 balls against Pakistan in the final. Gautam Gambhir was named as the ICC Test Player of the Year for 2009, and was briefly ranked the No. 1 batsman in the ICC rankings in July; at the time India were not playing Tests and his points rating did not change, but other batsmen who were ranked higher lost points before regaining them.

KKR Player Gautam Gambhir IPL T20 Cricket Player: Gautam Gambhir was picked up by the Delhi Daredevils franchise in the first player auction of the Indian Premier League for a price of $725,000 a year. Gautam Gambhir became the second highest run-scorer of the inaugural season with 534 runs from 14 matches. In the 2011 IPL Players Auction, Gautam Gambhir was the most sought player fetching a bid of $2.4 million from Kolkata Knight Riders making him the highest paid cricketer in the history of the game. Gautam Gambhir is the captain of Kolkata Knight Riders IPL-4 Season.
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