Batting Style : Left-handed
Bowling Style : Right-arm leg spin
Role : Batsman
Gautam Gambhir became part of Kolkata Knight Riders in 2011 and has led the side superbly since then. Under his leadership, the team have made it to the playoffs in four out of six editions (2011, 2012, 2014 and 2016). In 2012 and 2014, KKR went on to win the IPL title. The southpaw has been one of the most consistent performers in IPL history, aggregating 3634 runs to occupy the fourth spot in the list of tournament's highest run-getters. His 31 fifties are second only to David Warner (32) in the list of maximum number of half-centuries in IPL history.