Profession Indian Cricketer (Left-gave Batsman)
Physical Stats and More
Stature (approx.) in centimeters-168 cm
in meters-1.68 m
in feet inches-5′ 6″
Weight (approx.) in kilograms-60 kg
in pounds-132 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)
-Chest: 38 inches
Waist: 30 inches
Biceps: 12 inches
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
Global Debut ODI-11 April 2003 against Bangladesh at Dhaka
Test-3 November 2004 against Australia at Mumbai
T20-13 September 2007 against Scotland at Durban
Global Retirement 4 December 2018 (from all organizations of cricket)
Gautam Gambhir’s Retirement Tweet
Jersey Number #5 (Indian)
Residential/State Team Delhi, Delhi Daredevils, Essex, India Red, Indian Board President’s XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Cricket Association President’s XI
Records (principle ones)
• Record of most runs (1269 runs) in the 2008/09 season.
• Most ODI hundreds of years in 2008 by an Indian.
• Most Test a very long time in 2009 by an Indian.
• The first Indian and fourth generally cricketer to hit 5 centuries in 5 back to back Test matches.
• The first Indian player to score 300+ keeps running in 4 sequential Test arrangement.
• The second cricketer (after Sir Viv Richards) to hit 11 fifties in 11 sequential Test matches.
• In IPL 2017, Gautam Gambhir and Chris Lynn made a record opening stand of 184 runs while batting for Kolkata Knight Riders against Gujarat Lions.
Grants/Honors/Achievements 2009-ICC Test Player of the Year grant
Gautam Gambhir – ICC Test Player of the Year
2009-Arjuna Award (India’s second most noteworthy wearing honor)
Gautam Gambhir – Arjuna Award
Vocation Turning Point
His execution in the 2007-08 visit to Australia, after which he solidified his place in the Indian group.
Date of Birth 14 October 1981
Age (as in 2018) 37 Years
Birth Place New Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Libra
Signature Gautam Gambhir signature
Hometown New Delhi, India
School Modern School, New Delhi
School/University Hindu College, New Delhi
Instructive Qualification Graduate
Mentor/Mentor(s) Coach-Sanjay Bharadwaj, Raju Tandon, Naveen Chopra
Coach Pawan Gulati
Nourishment Habit Non-Vegetarian
Political Inclination Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Address A home in Rajendra Nagar, focal Delhi
Hobbies Playing badminton, Meditation, Yoga, Listening to music
• In 2007, amid the third ODI against Pakistan at Kanpur, he had a verbal battle with Shahid Afridi, in the wake of having a crash with one another.
Gautam Gambhir and Shahid Afridi battle
• In 2010, amid an Asia Cup, Pakistan’s Kamran Akmal made a noisy intrigue against Gambhir, which made Gambhir furious and they had a warmed contention, however Umpires and players mediated to stop them.
• In 2013, amid an IPL 6 coordinate between Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Kolkata Knightriders, Gambhir and Virat Kohli had an appalling spat. In the wake of getting out, rather than strolling back, Kohli made a few comments which maddened Gambhir, after which both began manhandling each other until Rajat Bhatia interceded.
• In 2017, cricketer Gautam Gambhir came to realize that two bars in Delhi-Ghungroo and Hawalat, claimed by Gautam Gambhir, (The bar proprietor with indistinguishable name from cricketer Gautam Gambhir) purposefully utilized cricketer Gambhir’s name as a slogan. Being a teetotaller, cricketer Gambhir didn’t care for it, sent various demands, and even a legitimate notice. Be that as it may, after no reaction from the bar proprietor, he recorded an objection against them. In January 2018, the Delhi High Court limited the bar proprietor from utilizing his name as their slogan.
Young ladies, Affairs and More
Conjugal Status Married
Undertakings/Girlfriends Natasha Jain
Marriage Date 28 October 2011
Marriage Place A farmhouse in Gurugram
Gautam Gambhir and Natasha Jain marrriage pic
Wife/Spouse Natasha Jain (m. 2011-present)
Girls Aazeen Gambhir (conceived in 2014), Anaiza Gambhir (conceived in 2017)
Gautam Gambhir girls
Parents Father-Deepak Gambhir (Textile specialist)
Mother-Seema Gambhir (Homemaker)
Gautam Gambhir’s folks
Sister-Ekta Gambhir (Younger)
Gautam Gambhir with his sister Ekta
Most loved Things
Most loved Cricketer Sourav Ganguly
Most loved Food Rajma chawal, Butter chicken, Dahi bhalla
Most loved Actor Sylvester Stallone
Most loved Film(s) Bollywood-Kahaani, Vicky Donor, Paan Singh Tomar
Most loved Singer Jagjit Singh
Most loved Song “Woh Kagaz Ki Kashti” by Jagjit Singh
Most loved Destination United Kingdom
Vehicle Collection BMW Gran Turismo
Compensation (as in 2018) ₹2.8 crore (IPL 11)
Total assets (approx.) ₹100 crore
Some Lesser Known Facts About Gautam Gambhir
Does Gautam Gambhir smoke?: No
Does Gautam Gambhir drink liquor?: No
Gautam was naturally introduced to an upper-working class family with a Punjabi foundation.
He was only 18 days old when his maternal grandparents, Sat Pal Gulati and Asha Pal Gulati, embraced him from his folks, after which he spent his adolescence in Karol Bagh, Delhi. Gautam Gambhir’s maternal grandparents
He began playing cricket at 10 years old, and was a piece of his school’s group.
In 2000, he enlisted himself at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru. Gautam Gambhir – National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru
Cricketer Rajat Bhatia is his school companion, who was additionally the cricket group skipper at his school. Gautam Gambhir in more youthful days
He considers Bhagat Singh and Mother Teresa as his motivations.
On the off chance that he wasn’t a cricketer, he would have been a trooper.
The opening pair of Gambhir and his companion cum partner Virender Sehwag is tallied among the best batting pair as they had scored their keeps running at more than 4.5 runs per over.
His most loved thump was against New Zealand in 2009 at Napier, where he scored 137 runs, in 643 minutes, in the second innings, that helped India spare the match.
He was India’s best scorer in the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, with 227 runs, including the 75 runs thump in the finals against Pakistan.
He assumed a urgent job in the 2011 World Cup as he scored 97 keeps running against Sri Lanka in the World Cup finals.
Under his captaincy, India had won 6 out of 6 matches.
Kolkata Knight Riders won IPL Champions in 2012 and 2014, when Gautam was their captain.
He had a hair transplant in 2014. Gautam Gambhir when hair transplant
In 2017, he established ‘The Gautam Gambhir Foundation’, which completes numerous generous exercises, for example, bolstering destitute individuals, doing the instructive costs of the offspring of martyred fighters. Gautam Gambhir – Gautam Gambhir Foundation
Numerous individuals were stunned when Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) didn’t hold him in the 2018 IPL sell off, after which Delhi Daredevils got him. Afterward, it was uncovered that before the closeout, he asked for the KKR the executives not to offer for him in the sale as he needed to leave KKR for an alternate test.
In the halfway of IPL 11 of every 2018, Shreyas Iyer supplanted him as the captain of ‘Delhi Daredevils’ after he ventured down because of his poor batting execution in the underlying matches that prompted arrangement of loses for the group. Gautam Gambhir and Shreyas Iyer – Delhi Daredevils
He is a Teetotaller.
He is superstitious as he keeps his cushions on till the finish of each match.