Gautam Gambhir Net Worth: MS Dhoni’s captain’s inning and that iconic six off Nuwan Kulasekara’s ball that clinched the 2011 World Cup final, is arguably the first thing fans recall from that title win, but Gautam Gambhir played an equally, if not better, clutch inning for Team India. In fact, Gambhir was the highest run-getter for Men In Blue, with 97 runs, in the final. He laid the foundation, together with MS Dhoni, for India’s memorable win.
Gambhir also played a pivotal role in India’s 2007 T20 World Cup triumph. He scored 75 runs off 56 balls and helped India post a challenging total.
Gautam Gambhir hails from a prominent business family. His father, Deepak Gambhir, owns a textile business in Delhi. But Gambhir’s interest was always in Cricket and he made the most of his talent in this field.
Gambhir was an A-List cricketer in his prime. He was amongst the Grade A+ Cricketer and was one of the highest-paid athletes in India. Gambhir also used to rake in money through ads and sponsorship, while his family business remains a consistent source of income.
Gautam Gambhir net worth is estimated to be around $21 Million (around 1,53,17,17,950.00 Indian Rupee)
After retiring from cricket, Gautam Gambhir has been many things. He has been doing social work, helping people in need, and has set up “Gautam Gambhir Foundation” to widen the reach.
Gautam Gambhir Foundation is a non-profit organization whose aim is to provide assistance and support to the families of martyrs. The organization offers post-trauma counselling and covers the educational expenses of intervened children.
Gautam Gambhir Foundation has also been offering Ration Relief Kits, Cooked Meals, Personal Protective Equipment Kits, N-95 Masks, Nourishment Supplements, Bedding Kits, during the Covid-19 pandemic.
After helping Team India to World Cup glory in 2011, Gautam Gambhir finally decided to get married in October 2011, when he tied the knot with Natasha Jain, who hails from a rich business family. It was an arranged marriage but the couple fell in love after only a few meetings before tying the knot.
Gautam Gambhir and Natasha Jain’s fathers were good friends due to their business ties and it was through them that the former Indian cricketer met his future wife.