Gautam Gambhir is an Indian cricketer who will play for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Gautam Gambhir.
Player Name : Gautam Gambhir
Nickname : Gauti
Role : Batsman
Bats : Left-handed
Bowls : Right-arm leg spin
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
Jersey Number : N/A
Gautam Gambhir Profile :
Born on 14th October 1981, Gautam Gambhir is one of the leading cricketers in the Indian cricket team. He has represented team Indian in all the three formats of the game – Test matches, ODI’s and T20 matches.
In domestic cricket he plays for Delhi and also plays in the Indian Premiere League (IPL).
He is a left-handed opening batsman, but can also play in the middle order.
He played the first three IPL seasons (2008 to 2010) for Delhi Daredevils (DD).
In Players Auction for IPL 2011 he was grabbed by the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team for a a record-smashing USD 2.5 million and since then he has been playing for them.
He was made the captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders and he lead the team to their first top-four finish in IPL 2011 and then led them to the IPL title in 2012.
He was retained by the team ahead of the IPL 2014 players auction for Rs. 12.5 Crore and he again won the IPL title in 2014 for the team.
In IPL 2015 he played in 13 matches scoring 327 runs at an average of 25.15.
Ahead of players auction for IPL 2016, Gambhir was retained by the team. In IPL 2016 he played in 15 matches scoring 501 runs at an average of 38.53.
He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.
Lets hope Gautam Gambhir once again plays well for KKR in Vivo IPL 2017.