Gautam Gambhir

Naxal attack: Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir pay homage to martyrs

In a major joint offensive, separate joint teams of security forces, comprising over 2,000 personnel, had launched an anti-Naxal operation from Bijapur and Sukma districts in the South Bastar forests, considered as the Maoist stronghold, on Friday night. 

Apr 04, 2021, 17:39 PM IST

MS Dhoni’s six DIDN'T win us 2011 World Cup: Gautam Gambhir

During the 2011 World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka, then skipper MS Dhoni had smashed a six to allow the Men in Blue to lift their second ODI World Cup.

Apr 02, 2021, 21:39 PM IST

10 years of 2011 World Cup win: ‘Top scorer’ Gautam Gambhir relives the glorious night

Gautam Gambhir was one of the heroes of that final on April 2, 2011, scoring 97 priceless runs which set the platform for Mahendra Singh Dhoni to finish the game with that six for the ages.

Apr 02, 2021, 07:33 AM IST

Cricket a very small thing and life of our soldiers more important: Gautam Gambhir on ties with Pakistan

When asked about the sporting ties with the neighboring country, Gautam Gambhir reiterated that the "life of our soldiers is more important" and said: "Cricket is a very small thing and the life of our soldiers is more important. So, till the time cross-border terrorism does not get over, there should not be any relationship with Pakistan." 

Feb 26, 2021, 19:22 PM IST

IND vs ENG: I don't see England winning any Test against India, says Gautam Gambhir

The first two Tests will be played in Chennai, starting on Friday, the third and the fourth match will be played at the refurbished Sardar Patel stadium in Ahmedabad. The third match will be a pink-ball affair. Virat Kohli, who had missed three Tests in Australia as he was on paternity leave, is back as India captain in the four-match Test series against England. 

Feb 02, 2021, 00:56 AM IST

'This is MS Dhoni's speciality': Gautam Gambhir explains CSK's strategy to retain key players

Chennai Super Kings released Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, Murali Vijay, Kedhar Jadhav, and Shane Watson. Meanwhile, the team management showed great faith in senior player Suresh Raina, who despite not taking part in the previous edition held in UAE, remains an integral part of the CSK line-up. 

Jan 25, 2021, 14:24 PM IST

Here's what Gautam Gambhir said after Virat Kohli broke this record of Sachin Tendulkar

Kohli completed 12,000 runs in the 50-over format during the third and final ODI against Australia at Manuka Oval, Canberra on Wednesday 

Dec 04, 2020, 12:18 PM IST

Australia vs India: Here's what Gautam Gambhir said about Virat Kohli's captaincy

Australia had registered a convincing win the first ODI and dominated India completely in the second ODI too. 

Nov 30, 2020, 13:32 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir laments India’s lack of options against Australia in Hardik Pandya’s absence from bowling

Ever since his return to cricket from a serious injury, Hardik Pandya hasn't bowled. Although Pandya scored a brilliant 90 against Australia in the first ODI, India desperately missed his bowling as the hosts posted a huge 374/6.

Nov 28, 2020, 21:11 PM IST

There is a vast difference in quality of captaincy: Gautam Gambhir vouches for Rohit Sharma over Virat Kohli

Gautam Gambhir remarked that Rohit Sharma was miles ahead of Virat Kohli in terms of captaincy. Rohit Sharma had led Mumbai Indians to the title victory in IPL 2020 - his fifth IPL crown as the captain of Mumbai.

Nov 24, 2020, 00:04 AM IST

List of Indian cricketers whose paternity leaves were accepted and rejected

Kohli will head back home after playing the opening Test of the four-match series against Australia, beginning December 17 at the Adelaide Oval, to attend the birth of his first child.

Nov 19, 2020, 19:09 PM IST

Aakash Chopra defends Virat Kohli, asks if Rohit Sharma could've won these IPL titles with RCB team

Kohli's RCB side, who has never managed to clinch the IPL title, once again failed to break the jinx at this year's edition and crashed out of the event after a defeat against SRH in the Eliminator.

Nov 14, 2020, 00:15 AM IST

IPL 2020: Gautam Gambhir highlights KKR's biggest mistake, lauds this MI batsman

Former KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir has said that letting go Suryakumar was the biggest mistake of KKR in the last 13 years.

Nov 12, 2020, 06:57 AM IST

Gautam Gambhir calls for Rohit Sharma to be made India’s limited overs captain

Rohit Sharma is the most successful captain in IPL history with five titles. He scored a match-winning 68 as Mumbai Indians defeated Delhi Capitals to win the IPL 2020 crown.

Nov 11, 2020, 18:16 PM IST

IPL 2020: Gautam Gambhir left surprised by this player going unsold in auctions

While some relatively unknown players were picked up by the different franchises for IPL 2020, Gautam Gambhir was left surprised with one particular player who went unsold.

Nov 08, 2020, 20:59 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir tests negative for coronavirus, urges everyone to follow guidelines

Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir has been tested negative for the novel coronavirus that still continues to threaten the entire world.

Nov 08, 2020, 18:32 PM IST

IPL 2020: Gautam Gambhir slams Virat Kohli, asks RCB to take this tough decision

Gautam Gambhir has slammed RCB skipper Virat Kohli for failing to lead his team to the final of IPL 2020.

Nov 07, 2020, 12:37 PM IST

From Sachin Tendulkar to Yuvraj Singh: Wishes pour in for Irfan Pathan’s 36th birthday

Irfan Pathan won over many hearts for his several big game performances. He remains the only Indian bolwer to take a first-over hat-trick.

Oct 27, 2020, 18:49 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Gautam Gambhir lambasts Kings XI Punjab player, says ‘it’s hurting the side big time’

While Kings XI Punjab have won their last five games on the trot, Gautam Gambhir criticized one particular player who has failed to justify his big name status in IPL 2020.

Oct 27, 2020, 17:21 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir turns 39: Wishes pour in for the cricketer turned politician

Gambhir will forever be remembered for playing some gritty innings' under pressure. His knocks of 97 and 75 in World Cup finals of 2011 and 2007 (T20I) respectively, were crucial in India's historic triumphs.

Oct 14, 2020, 20:25 PM IST