Virat Kohli joined the list of cricketers who married Bollwyood actresses. The Indian cricket captain married Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma on Monday in Italy ending days of speculation over their wedding plans. We are yet to figure out the connection between cricketers and Bollywood divas but we often see crackling chemistry between the celebrities of tinsel town and the play field. Today, we bring you the list some of the cricketers who got married to B-town actresses.
Indian pacer Zaheer Khan and Chak De India actress Sagarika Ghatge got married last month. The couple opted for a court marriage. The duo met though a common friend and then started seeing each other before taking their relationship to the next level. Interestingly, Virat-Anuhska graced the couple's grand reception on November 27 held in Mumbai.
2. Yuvraj- Hazel
The former cricketer Yuvraj Singh got married to Hazel Keech last year in Punjab according to Sikh rituals. It is worth mentioning here that before Yuvraj got hitched to Hazel, he was linked to actresses Kim Sharma and Deepika Padukone.
Harbhajan fondly called Turbanotor married Geeta Basra in 2015. The couple is blessed with a daughter named Hinaya Heer Plaha.
4. Sangeeta - Mohammad Azharuddin
Former actress Sangeeta Bijlani married Mohammad Azharuddin in 1996. A biopic titled Azhar was made on the former cricketer starring Imran Hashmi which also depicted his personal life.
5. Sharmila Tagore - Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Veteran actress Sharmila and Pataudi is the iconic jodi in India. The Nikah of the couple was conducted on December 27, 1969. The couple has three children - a son and two daughters.