Gautam Gambhir Height, Weight, Age, Wife & More

Gautam Gambhir

Real NameGautam Gambhir
ProfessionInternational Cricketer (Plays for India)
Physical Stats & More
Height in cm167 cm
Height in meters1.67 m
Height in Feet Inches5 Feet 6 Inches (5' 6")
Weight in Kg66 Kgs
Weight in Pounds145 lbs
Eye ColourLight Brown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutODI- 11 April 2003 against Bangladesh
Test- 13 November 2004 against Australia
T20- 13 September 2007 against Scotland
Jersey Number#5 (IPL, Kolkata Knight Riders)
#4 (India)
Domestic/State TeamDelhi
IPL TeamKolkata Knight Riders
Nature on fieldVery aggressive
Favourite shotsCover drive
Records (main ones)1. First Indian & Fourth overall batsmen to hit 5 centuries in 5 consecutive Test matches.
2. Became 2nd player (after Sir Viv Richards) to record 11 fifties in 11 consecutive Test matches.
3. He became the first Indian player to score 300+ runs in 4 consecutive Test series.
Controversies- He got into verbal spat with Virat Kohli on the field in IPL6 (2013)
- Dhoni filed a complaint against Gautam Gambhir to BCCI in 2012 that stating that Gambhir's attitude towards the game is "selfish" and is hurting the team.
Personal Life
Date of Birth14 October 1981
Age (as in 2014)33 Years
Birth PlaceNew Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
HometownNew Delhi, India
SchoolModern School, New Delhi
CollegeHindu College, University of Delhi
Educational QualificationGraduate
FamilyFather- Deepak Gambhir (textiles businessman)
Mother- Seema Gambhir (housewife)
Sister- Ekta (younger)
Brother- N/A
Gautam Gambhir with his sister Ekta
Coach/MentorMentor- Pawan Gulati (his uncle)
Coach- Sanjay Bharadwaj (Lal Bahadur Shastri Academy in Delhi) & Raju Tondon
Addresssomewhere in Rajendra Nagar, New Delhi
Likes & DislikesLikes- staying at home with family in the breaks
Dislikes- siting alone
HobbiesTraveling, Long Drives, Reading
Favourite Things
Favourite PlayerNot Known
Favourite MovieHe likes action and true story based movies
Favourite ColourNot Known
Favorite Foodfired thin crust pizzas, Chinese food
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNatasha Jain
Wife/SpouseNatasha Jain
Gautam Gambhir with his wife Natasha
ChildrenDaughter- Aazeen
Sakshi Dhoni with Gautam Gambhir's daughter
Style Quotient
Cars collectionToyota Corolla Altis & Maruti SX4
Money Factor
Price in IPL Auction (2015)No Information
SalaryRs 25 Lakh per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
Net Worth$20 Million = 124 Crores INR

Gautam Gambhir

Some unknown facts about Gautam Gambhir

  • Does Gautam Gambhir smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Gautam Gambhir drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Gautam was adopted by his grandparents when he was only 18 days old.
  • His first career choice was Army and second was Cricket, people close to him say that Gautam has been very patriotic from his childhood.
  • He was the top run scorer from India and overall second top run scorer in the T20 World Cup 2007 which was won by India.
  • He played a very major role in India’s World Cup 2011 win, he played and impressive innings of 97 in the final match against Sri Lanka.
  • Under his captaincy, India have won 6 out of 6 matches.
  • Under his captaincy, KKR won two IPL trophies; in 2012 & in 2014.
  • He campaigned for BJP for 2014 Assembly election (Amritsar constituency).
  • He is close friends with Munaf Patel & Virender Sehwag.