Kolkata Knight Riders management’s decision to not retain Gautam Gambhir ahead of the Indian Premier League Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan ‘will miss’ Gautam Gambhirauction, and his exit from KKR, has surprised many.

Apparently, Gambhir had asked the KKR management to not bid for him nor use their Right To Match card, after it came to light that he will not be retained by KKR before the IPL 2018 auction.