Gautam Gambhir Biography & Wiki, Weight, Height, Real Name
Gautam Gambhir (born 14 October 1981) is an Indian international cricketer. He is a left-handed opening batsman who plays domestic cricket for Delhi, and captains Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Bangladesh in 2003, and played his first Test the following year against Australia. He captained the Indian team in six ODIs from late-2010 to late-2011 with India winning all six matches. He played an integral part in India’s wins in the finals of both the 2007 World Twenty20 (75 runs from 54 balls) and the 2011 Cricket World Cup(97 from 122).
Gambhir is the only Indian and one of four international cricketers to have scored hundreds in five consecutive Test matches. He is the only Indian batsman to have scored more than 300 runs in four consecutive Test series. As of February 2014, he is the highest run-scorer for India in Twenty20 Internationals. Under Gambhir’s captaincy, the Kolkata Knight Riders won their IPL title in 2012 and again in 2014.
He was conferred the Arjuna Award, India’s second highest sporting award, in the year 2008 by the President of India. In 2009, he was the number one ranked batsman in ICC Test rankings. The same year, he was the recipient of the ICC Test Player of the Year award.
In This Biography Gautam Gambhir all detail like Height , Weight , Birthdate and Other Detail….
|Biography of Gautam Gambhir|
|Real Name||Gautam Gambhir|
|Profession||International Cricketer (Plays for India)|
|Physical Status & More of Gautam Gambhir|
|Height||5 Feet 6 Inches (5′ 6″)|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Personal Life of Gautam Gambhir|
|Date of Birth||14 October 1981|
|Age ||33 Years|
|Birth Place||New Delhi, India|
|Hometown||New Delhi, India|
|School||Modern School, New Delhi|
|College||Hindu College, University of Delhi|
|Family||Father- Deepak Gambhir (textiles businessman)
Mother- Seema Gambhir (housewife)
Sister- Ekta (younger)
|Best Friends||Virender Sehwag|
|Home Address||somewhere in Rajendra Nagar, New Delhi|
|Hobbies||Traveling, Long Drives, Reading|
|Like &DisLike||Likes- staying at home with family in the breaks
Dislikes- siting alone
|Cricket History Of Gautam Gambhir|
|International Debut||ODI- 11 April 2003 against Bangladesh
Test- 13 November 2004 against Australia
T20- 13 September 2007 against Scotland
|IPL Team||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|Nature on field||Very aggressive|
|Jersey Number||5 (IPL, Kolkata Knight Riders)
|Career Turning Point||I m not playing just to survive in the team but playing for the team. I always focus on the game; that is the only reason why Veeru and I are being noticed.|
|Records [Main]||1. First Indian & Fourth overall batsmen to hit 5 centuries in 5 consecutive Test matches.
2. Became 2nd player (after Sir Viv Richards) to record 11 fifties in 11 consecutive Test matches.
3. He became the first Indian player to score 300+ runs in 4 consecutive Test series.
|Favourite Shorts||Cover drive|
|Likes To Play Again||Pakistan|
|Favourite Things Of Gautam Gambhir|
|Favourite Food||fired thin crust pizzas, Chinese food|
|Favourite Player||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan, Dilip Kumar and Shahrukh Khan.|
|Favourite Colors||white, black|
|Favourite Music||Duck Duck Karne Laga|
|Favourite Movie||Transformers, Godzilla and Insidious, Anday.|
|Girls , Affairs and More Of Gautam Gambhir|
|Marriage Date||28 October 2011|
|Style Of Gautam Gambhir|
|Cars Collection||Toyota Corolla Altis & Maruti SX4|
|Earning Money of Gautam Gambhir|
|Net Worth||$20 Million = 124 Crores INR|
|Salary Per Match||Rs 25 Lakh per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)