Being an India, everyone knows who Gautam Gambhir is, but did you know some amazing facts about this former Indian cricketer. Well, today we are going to share about the life, background, age and some interesting facts about the life of Gautam Gambhir.
Who is Gautam Gambhir?
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha, Gautam Gambhir is a politician and former Indian Cricketer. In 2019, he became the member of Bhartiya Janta Party and become a candidate from East Delhi in 2019 Indian General Elections. He was born in New Delhi and started playing cricket at the age of 10. Deepak Gambhir is his father, Seema Gambhir is his mother and he has a two year younger sister named Ekta. He completed his schooling from modern school, New Delhi and graduated from Hindu College, University of Delhi. He was selected by National Cricket Academy in Bangalore in 2000. Gautam Gambhir was one of the most enthusiastic left handed batsmen between the 2008 and the 2011 World Cup. He was feisty and solid, capricious and reasonable, insatiable and insecure. In all 3 forms of the game, he opened well. Nonetheless, on either side of the time, a lively frustration is prevailing in its technical flaws. Nevertheless, Gambhir was a great contributor to Indian cricket and has more than 10,000 runs from 56 matches, 147 ODIs and 37 T20. He has been the captain of Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He was awarded the Arjuna Award by the President of India in 2008. Arjuna Award is India’s second highest sporting award. In 2019 he was awarded with Padma Shri, which is the fourth highest civilian award in India.
Gautam Gambhir wife – Personal life
Gautam Gambhir was married to Natasha Jain in October 2011. Natasha Jain belongs to a business class family and lives in Delhi. She graduated in BBA. She is a homemaker. In a very short ceremony of only 100 guests in 2011 Natasha and Gautam got wed.
What is Gautam Gambhir Age?
Gautam Gambhir was born on 14 October 1981. Currently he is 38 years old.
What is Gautam Gambhir height?
- Height in Feet/Inches- 5 Feet 6 Inches
- Height in Centimeters-167 cm
- Height in Meters-1.67 m
What is Gautam Gambhir net worth?
Being a former cricketer and politician, ₹147 crore is the net worth of Gautam Gambhir.
What is Gautam Gambhir caste?
Gautam Gambhir belongs to Khatri caste and follows Hindi religion.
Gautam Gambhir retirement
On 3 December 2018 before his Delhi Cricket Team final match against the Andhra Cricket Team in the Ranji Trophy on 6 December 2018, Gambhir announced his retirement from all types of cricket. In his final match, Gambhir went on to score 112, his first class cricket 43rd century.
Know Gautam Gambhir family
Deepak Gambhir is his father, Seema Gambhir is his mother and he has a two year younger sister named Ekta. Gautam gambhir was born in an uppar middle class Punjabi Hindu family.
Who is Gautam Gambhir daughter?
Gautam Gambhir is blessed with two daughters. Aazeen Gambhir is his first daughter born in 2014 and Anaiza Gambhir is his second daughter who was born in 2017.
What is Gautam Gambhir’s Zodiac Sign?
Gautam Gambhir’s zodiac Sign is Libra.
What is Gautam Gambhir’s eye colour?
Gautam Gambhir’s eye color is Light Brown.
What is Gautam Gambhir’s hair colour?
Gautam Gambhir’s hair color is Black.
What is Gautam Gambhir’s Jersey Number?
- #4 (Indian Cricket Team)
- #5 (IPL, Kolkata Knight Riders)
Including his role in denying Australia bragging rights to the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, Gambhir participated in India’s first win in New Zealand in four decades. The series wins were also achieved against the visiting teams of Sri Lanka and England. The guy they liked to call’ Gauti’ excelled during these journeys, when he mastered the art of spin bowling and became a half of the first partnership that was among the most influential in modern cricketing. He was a member of the historical Indian team which won the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup, and will never forget his positive contribution in the final match against Sri Lanka.
Once a star batsman for the Indian cricket team, Gautam Gambhir is now known to support BJP. On March 22 the former cricketer Gautam Gambhir entered the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after he was’ influenced’ by Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. The 37-year-old was elected as East Delhi nominee for National election a month after he was invited to the list. The ex-cricketer has been one of the biggest activists on the streets as well as on Facebook since then. He is one of the richest candidates with assets over Rs. 147 Crore. Gautam Gambhir made us proud in cricket and now he is doing excellent being a politician.