Gautam Gambhir Wife, Age, Height, Batting Stats, BJP, Net Worth
Updated on: Oct 3, 2023 3:08 pm IST
Gautam Gambhir, a former Indian cricketer, was a resilient left-handed batsman. Known for his technical prowess and determination, he played vital innings in India’s 2007 T20 World Cup and 2011 ODI World Cup victories. A consistent performer, he made a significant impact during his cricketing tenure.
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Weight (approx.):||66 kg|
|Eye Colour:||Light Brown|
|Date of Birth:||14 October, 1981|
|Birth Place:||New Delhi, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Aries|
|School:||Modern School, Delhi|
|College:||Hindu College, University of Delhi|
|Coach/Mentor:||Sanjay Bhardwaj, Pawan Gulati, Raju Tondon|
|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:||Delhi, Delhi Daredevils, KKR, DC|
|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
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Career Turning Point
|His performance in the 2007-08 tour to Australia, after which he cemented his place in the Indian team.|
|Favourite Batsmen:||Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Cricket Ground:||NA|
|Favourite sports personalities:||NA|
|Favourite Actors:||Ranvir Singh, Deepika Padukone|
Gautam Gambhir Wife
|Gautam Gambhir Wife||Natasha Jain is the wife of Gautam Gambhir.
|Marriage Date:||28 October 2011|
Gautam Gambhir BJP MP
Lok Sabha member from East Delhi
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.
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