Cricketers have now become extremely popular all around the world. Cricket is a very crucial and famous sport, although number 2 in worldwide popularity, it is the most sought-after and extremely celebrated sport in India. Many Cricketers have married famous actresses and models, because of their growing limelight.
Long gone are the days when the cricketers were treated as cricketers only. Now, they are not only treated like celebrities, but also, as a brand, fitness figures and commercially viable, some even making it to Forbes list of the Riches, and becoming social media stars and product ambassadors for huge companies. They have gained immense popularity around the world and are living the lives of their dreams.
Being crowd-pleasers, cricketers have a huge amount of male following, but recently, they have also gained a lot of female enthusiasts. Their physical fitness and charisma along with tremendous popularity, have made them catch a lot of women’s eyes who happen to be beautiful actresses and models.
We take a look at 5 Cricketers Who Married Actresses or Models
1 Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma
We start with the power couple of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma. Two absolute superstars of their respectively who have now become each other’s biggest support system. It all began with a shampoo commercial when Virat and Anushka met each other for the first time. The two bonded instantly and after a few time fell in love.
Virat and Anushka dated each other for 5 years after they finally decided to get hitched. This was a wedding that everyone was excited about as the world’s best batsman was marrying an A-list Bollywood actress. The pair married each other away from the glitz and glamour of India at a personal ceremony in Italy on December 11, 2017.
Now the couple is all set to enter the parenthood phase as they are expecting the birth of their first child in January. Kohli will be returning to India from Australia to attend the birth of his first child.