Sporting News – Former India opening batsman Gautam Gambhir has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket at the age of 37.

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  • Former India opening batsman Gautam Gambhir has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket at the age of 37.
  • Gambhir played almost 250 times for his country across all formats, including 58 Tests and 147 ODIs.
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  • Well, I am here to share a thought which I have been contemplating and I dare say dreading,” Gambhir said, in a long and emotional video message shared via his social media accounts.
  • “I was searching for my confidence in that deep, dark pit but I could only lay my hands on the same sharp, disturbing noise.


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