Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir, left-handed opening batsman and a consistent performer for Delhi at the Domestic level, averaging 50 since his first-class debut in 1999-2000. Gambhir made his one-day debut against Bangladesh in 2003, so far making 147 appearances in the format and has scored 5238 runs. In 2008, Gambhir got his first Test call and made his debut against Australia in Mumbai. After playing 58 Tests, he has managed to score 4154 runs in the longest-format of the game. He was

one of the most complete batsmen between 2008 and the 2011 World Cup and opened well in all three forms of the game along side Virender Sehwag. His knocks of 75 against Pakistan in the inaugural edition of World T20 and 97 against Sri lanka in the World Cup 2011, helped India lift the trophies. The Delhi lad is the only Indian and one of four international cricketers to have scored hundreds in five consecutive Tests, while he also holds the records of scoring more than 300 runs in four consecutive Test series. Kolkata Knight Riders' skipper was lauded with Arjuna Award in the year 2008, was ranked batsman in ICC Test rankings, also was the recipient of the ICC Test player of the year award. Under his captaincy, the KKR won their maiden IPL title in 2012 and again in 2014.

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Delhi: Gautam Gambhir's CCTV plan runs into rough weather

The Delhi government's CCTV project has also come under criticism from groups advocating privacy and digital rights for not having adequate safeguards against misuse or a proper Standard Operating Procedure (SOP).

Man on a mission

Like a great batsman, Narendra Modi has begun his second innings on the front foot.


If oppression ensures security for my people, so be it: Gambhir responds to Mufti's tweet on Amit Shah

Earlier on Monday, Amit Shah had taken stock of India’s internal security situation at a meeting in New Delhi, where he was updated on the situation in Jammu and Kashmir and its border areas, too.

'Don't fall into trap,' Anupam Kher tells Gambhir after he condemns Gurgaon assault

The two-time world cup winning cricketer, who was immensely trolled later, further said: “Having been a cricketer, criticism is not new for me. I am used to it."

Trolled for decrying attack on Muslim, Gautam Gambhir stands firm: I live in black & white

A senior leader also said Gambhir should have refrained from the tweet given that “investigation is still underway and facts are being ascertained”.

Gautam Gambhir calls attack on Muslim man in Gurgaon 'deplorable', demands 'exemplary action'

In Gurgaon, 25-year-old Aalam alleged that he was attacked on his way home and was forced to chant 'Jai Sri Ram and Bharat Mata Ki Jai.' The accused also allegedly threw his skull cap.


Shahid Afridi says Gautam Gambhir 'foolish' for saying India should forfeit Pakistan clash

In the wake of the Pulwama terror attack in February this year, several cricketers including Gautam Gambhir had raised their voice against neighbouring nation Pakistan and urged the government to cut all cricketing ties with them.

Win sealed, Gautam Gambhir takes aim at Arvind Kejriwal

Gambhir was joined by five other BJP MPs from the capital — Manoj Tiwari, Parvesh Sahib Singh, Hans Raj Hans, Ramesh Bidhuri and Harsh Vardhan — at a press conference at the party headquarters.

Polls come and go but one can't afford to lose conscience: Gambhir's dig at Kejriwal

Gambhir, who defeated AAP's Atishi Marlena from East Delhi, had been accused by AAP leaders of being involved in distribution of "obscene and derogatory" pamphlets against her during election campaign.

Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: How celebrities fared this time

India Election Results 2019: As the final election results were declared late on Thursday, a sizable number of them, including Hema Malini, Gautam Gambhir, and Sunny Deol, are all set to attend Parliament this year.

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Polling ends for sixth phase; Sheila Dikshit, Gambhir, Rahul Gandhi among early voters

Compared to the election results of these 59 seats in the last Lok Sabha elections in 2014, BJP had won 45 of these seats, the Trinamool Congress 8, the Congress two and the Samajwadi Party and the LJP one seat each among others.

Gautam Gambhir felicitated at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium after farewell match

Gautam Gambhir was honoured on Sunday after his final competitive match. He marked his final innings by scoring a hundred for Delhi in their Ranji Trophy match against Andhra Pradesh


Celeb spotting: Aamir Khan, Soha Ali Khan, Sushmita Sen and others

Aamir Khan and wife Kiran Rao were clicked at Roy Kapur Films office

Sports for a cause: Athletes who used their stardom for a social cause in 2017

A lot of hardwork goes behind the players who achieve success. But only some star athletes use their popularity for the right cause.

IPL Final: A look back at previous nine IPL finals; see pics

The stage is all set for the final of the tenth edition of IPL and it will be Mumbai Indians who would lock horns with Rising Pune Supergiant in Hyderabad.

Shah Rukh Khan hosts 10th anniversary celebrations with KKR squad, see pics

Kolkata Knight Riders celebrated ten years of their existence in a party that took place on Sunday night in Kolkata.