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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.
April 28, 2018 7:03:28 pm

Sandeep Patil said that Gautam Gambhir decided to end the relationship between the two after he had lost his place in the Indian team to the likes of Shikhar Dhawan and Murali Vijay.

April 28, 2018 1:40:07 pm

Gautam Gambhir didn't any role in Delhi Daredevils win over Kolkata Knight Riders in the capital on Friday.

April 26, 2018 10:18:26 pm

Gautam Gambhir had to step down from the helm after the failure of Delhi Daredevils' batting unit in this IPL season, but his leadership was not an issue, feels former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar.

April 25, 2018 8:24:29 pm

Gautam Gambhir, who was bought for Rs 2.8 crore in the IPL auction this year, could only manage to score 85 runs in five innings.

April 25, 2018 7:28:57 pm

Gautam Gambhir resigned from captaincy after Delhi Daredevils lost five of their six games with the skipper managing a meagre 85 runs opening the batting.

April 25, 2018 6:09:31 pm

Gautam Gambhir has stepped down as the captain. Delhi's performance in this ongoing season of Indian Premier League (IPL). Speaking at a press conference, Gambhir took full responsibility for Delhi's dismal show and that Shreyas Iyer will take over.

April 25, 2018 6:08:56 pm

Gautam Gambhir has stepped down as the captain of Delhi Daredevils while Shreyas Iyer will lead the team for the remaining of IPL 2018.

April 22, 2018 7:15:10 pm

Trent Boult took a stunning catch to dismiss RCB skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday.

April 20, 2018 7:38:49 pm

RCB must tighten-up their bowling having conceded 200 plus runs in the previous two games at home.

April 17, 2018 1:45:46 am

Sunil Narine, Piyush Chawla, and Kuldeep Yadav spun a web around the DD's batsmen to bundle them out for 129. They took 7 wickets among themselves and gave away 66 runs.