Gautam Gambhir- captain of Kolkata Knight Riders
This article is all about the captain of Kolkata Knight Riders i.e. Gautam Gambhir. Gautam Gambhir is a left handed opener batsman who plays for India.
Short profile of Gautam Gambhir
Date of birth of Gautam Gambhir- 14 Oct 1981.
birth place of Gautam Gambhir- New Delhi, India.
Batting style of Gautam Gambhir- Left handed opener.
Bowling style of Gautam Gambhir- Right arm leg break.
Height of Gautam Gambhir- about 5 ft 6 inch.
Test debut of Gautam Gambhir- Gautam Gambhir played his first test match on 3 November 2004. He played this match against Australia.
ODI debut of Gautam Gambhir- Gautam Gambhir played his first international one day match on 11 April 2003, he played this match against Bangladesh.
Teams for which Gautam Gambhir has played- Delhi, India, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders.
Complete profile of Gautam Gambhir
Gautam Gambhir is a very famous Indian Cricketer who was born on 14 October 1981 in the capital city of India. He is a stylish opening batsman who is currently playing for India.
Gautam Gambhir as captain of Kolkata Knight Riders- In the first three seasons Gautam Gambhir had played for Delhi Daredevils. But in the fourth season of IPL Gautam Gambhir was bought by Shahrukh Khan. He is currently appointed as the captain of Kolkata Knight Riders and KKR is doing very well under his captainancy.
IPL carrier of Gautam Gambhir
In the first season of IPL Gambhir was choosed by the franchise of Delhi Daredevils. In the first season of IPL Gautam Gambhir was picked up by Delhi Daredevils for a price of US$ 725,000 per year. In the first season he was the second most successful batsman with 534 runs in just 14 matches. For the 4th season IPL Gautam Gambhir was picked up by Kolkata Knight Riders for a price of $ 2.4 million. In the 4th season of IPL Gautam Gambhir is the most paid player playing and captaining for Kolkata Knight Riders.