Gautam Gambhir
(Indian Cricketer)

Gautam Gambhir
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):5 ft 6 in
Weight (approx.):66 kg
Eye Colour:Light Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth:14 October, 1981
Age (as on 2018):36 years
Birth Place:New Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Aries
School:Modern School, Delhi
College:Hindu College, University of Delhi
Educational Qualifications:Graduate
Father:Deepak Gambhir
Mother:Seema Gambhir
Sister:Ekta (Younger)
Coach/Mentor:Sanjay Bhardwaj, Pawan Gulati, Raju Tondon
Address:New Delhi
Cricket Career
International Debut:
ODI:15 June 2014 against Bangladesh at Dhaka
T20:17 July 2015 against Zimbabwe at Harare
Jersey Number:#20 (India), #20 (IPL)
Domestic/State Team:Gujarat, Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians
Nature on field:Aggressive
Likes to play against:NA
Favourite Shot:cover drive
  • He holds the record of scoring most runs (1269 runs) in the 2008-09 season.
  • He also recorded most ODI centuries in 2008 by an Indian.
  • He smashed the most number of Test centuries in 2009 by an Indian.
  • He was the 1st Indian & 4th overall cricketer to slam 5 back to back centuries in 5 Test matches.
  • He was also the first Indian player to score more than 300 runs in 4 consecutive Test series.
  • He became the 2nd cricketer after Sir Viv Richards to smash 11 half-centuries in 11 consecutive Test matches.
  • Gautam Gambhir and Chris Lynn stitched a record opening partnership of 184 runs while batting for Kolkata Knight Riders against Gujarat Lions in 2017
Career Turning Point:His performance in the 2007-08 tour to Australia, after which he cemented his place in the Indian team.
Hobbies:PSP, Reading
Favourite Batsmen:Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar
Favourite Bowlers:NA
Favourite Cricket Ground:NA
Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:NA
Favourite Actors:Ranvir Singh, Deepika Padukone
Favourite Films:NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite Destinations:NA
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:BMW Gran Turismo
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:arried
Affairs/Girlfriends:Natasha Jain
Wife/Spouse:Natasha Jain
Marriage Date:28 October 2011
Earnings(as in 2018)
Net Worth:124 cr.
Test Fee:7 Lakh Per match
ODI Fee:4 Lakh Per match
T20 Fee:2 Lakh Per match
IPL 11:2.8 Crore
Lesser Known Facts
  • Born into an upper-middle-class family, Gautam Gambhir has a Punjabi background.
  • His maternal grandparents, Sat Pal Gulati and Asha Pal Gulati, adopted Gambhir from his parents when he was just 18 days old.