Gautam Gambhir achieved a lot in his international career. The left-handed batsman was part of the Indian team that won the 2007 T20 World Cup. He was also a key figure in India’s 2011 ODI World Cup win, having scored 97 runs in the final. Gambhir played across all three formats, and left a mark in each of them. But when he stepped on to take the captaincy role for Kolkata Knight Riders in 2011, Gambhir achieved a new set of heights.While no one doubted Gambhir’s talent with the bat, it remained to be seen if he manages to lead a team amid high pressure situations. Gambhir’s temperament was tested to the limits and he persevered truly, leading KKR to title wins in 2012 and 2014. IPL 2020 Full CoverageWith the achievement, Gambhir has left a mark on IPL that will be etched in memories forever. And now, as the 13th edition of IPL beckons, there is one player whom Gambhir is truly looking forward to watch.Kings XI Punjab’s KL Rahul performed brilliantly in limited-overs cricket this year, both with the bat and behind the stumps, and has now climbed up as one of the possible replacements for now retired MS Dhoni as the wicketkeeper in the Indian team…. Read full this story
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