Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir has announced his retirement from all formats of cricket
New Delhi: Gautam Gambhir, who has been running out of the Indian cricket team for the last two years, has given information about his decision by putting a video on his Facebook page. Sharing the video, he wrote, “The most difficult decisions are taken with a very heavy mind, and with a heavy heart, I have decided to declare that which I am afraid of life.” Gautam Gambhir, who is a left-handed top-order batsman, has played the role of Indian cricket team opener in Tests, ODIs, and T-20s for a long time. In the 2011 World Cup final, he scored the highest (97) and played an important role in making India a champion.
What does the record say?
Thirty-seven-year-old Gambhir made his international debut in the Test match against Bangladesh in 2003. The next year he got a chance to enter the ODI against Australia in Mumbai. In 58 Tests, Gambhir has scored 4154 runs at an average of 41.95. It includes nine centuries, 22 half-centuries. In 147 one-day internationals, he has scored 5238 runs at an average of 39.68, including 11 centuries and 34 half-centuries. He also has a good record in T20. In 37 international T20 matches, he scored 932 runs at an average of 27.41. Talking about IPL, Kolkata Knight Riders has been champion twice in the captaincy.
He has scored 15,041 runs in first-class cricket, playing from Delhi. In this format, he has scored 42 centuries and 68 half-centuries. Gautam Gambhir has scored 10,077 runs in List-A matches.
Gambhir was running out of the Indian cricket team for a long time. In ODIs, he made a debate against Scotland against Bangladesh in the year 2003, against Australia in 2004 and against T20 in Scotland in 2007. For the Indian team, Gambhir played against England against England in the last Test match in 2016, against England in England and in the last T20 match in 2012.
The Indian team’s vice-captain was also Gautam:
Born on October 14, 1981, in Delhi, Gambhir played for all three formats of cricket for the Indian team. He also captained team India on some occasions and had also been the vice-captain of the team. Gambhir also captained the Kolkata Knight Riders team in the IPL, and in his captaincy, he also gave the title twice to the team. In IPL this year, he joined the Delhi team and also captained the team, but after a few matches, he left the captaincy of the team. Later, the Delhi team released him. His batting in ICC World Cup 2011 finals can hardly be forgotten by cricket fences. In the year 2007, the ICC has also been part of the team that won the T20 World Cup.
These great records in international cricket are the names of Gambhir:
Gautam Gambhir is the only Indian batsman to score a century in five test matches. Apart from this, he is the only Indian batsman to score 300-300 runs in four consecutive Test series. Gambhir had scored the most runs in ODI cricket for India in the year 2008. At the same time, he had also made the most centuries in ODIs this year as an Indian batsman. In Test cricket in 2009, he had scored the most hundreds from India. In the same year, he also won the ICC Test Player of the Year and also became the number one batsman in the ICC Test rankings.
Gambhir’s international career:
Gautam Gambhir played 58 Tests for India, in which he scored 4154 runs with nine centuries. His best score in Tests was 206. In ODIs, he scored 5238 runs in 147 matches and he also scored 11 hundred. His best innings in ODI was 150 not out. He also played 37 T20 matches for India, in which he scored 932 runs. His best score was 75. Gambhir’s record of captaincy in IPL was a great one. He won 71 out of 129 matches. In addition, he has scored 4218 runs in IPL.
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