10 Cricketers With Bollywood Connections

| September 2 , 2016 , 16:06 IST
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi-Sharmila Tagore
Manur-Ali-Khan-Pataudi-and-Sharmila-Tagore Former Indian Cricket Team captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi fell in love with the dazzling Sharmila Tagore when the two first met in 1965. While Pataudi fell for her beauty, for Tagore, his sense of humour did the trick. He proposed to her on the streets of Paris and the two married in 1969.
Neena Gupta-Vivian Richards
Neena-Gupta-and-Vivian-Richards-affairBollywood actress Neena Gupta was involved in a controversial relationship with West Indian cricketer Viv Richards in the 1980s. Gupta even became pregnant with Richards' child, Masaba Gupta, who was born in 1989. The relationship did not last and two separated.
Mohammed Azharuddin-Sangeeta Bijlani
Mohammad-Azharuddin-Sangeeta-Bijlani-678x381Bollywood actress Sangeeta Bijlani caught the eye of Indian cricketer Mohammed Azharuddin in the early 90's. In 1996, Azharuddin divorced his first wife, Naureen, to marry the 1980 Miss India winner. The two were happily married for 14 years and separated in 2010.
Ravi Shastri-Amrita Singh
bollywoods-affair-with-cricket-ravi-shastri-and-amrita-singhRavi Shashtri was believed to have been involved with Indian actress Amrita Singh at a time. The affair soon ended and Shashtri went on to marry Ritu. In 1991, Amrita Singh married actor Saif Ali Khan.
Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma
anushkaThe steamy diva started dating the Indian Test Cricket captain Virat Kohli in September, 2015. The duo has been spotted several times in public together and make no efforts to hide their relationship.
Yuvraj Singh-Hazel Keech
maxresdefaultAfter his breakup with actress Kim Sharma, Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh was spotted in public with another actress, Hazel Keech. Their relationship was confirmed and the two got engaged in 2015.
Zaheer Khan-Isha Sharvani
FotorCreated 3Indian cricketer Zaheer Khan dated the beautiful Bollywood actor and dancer Isha Sharvani for 8 years. The two separated and remain good friends.
MS Dhoni-Deepika Padukone
FotorCreatedMahendra Singh Dhoni breifly dated the then emerging Bollywood star. The relationship ended as soon as it started and the two remain happy with their current partners
Zeenat Aman-Imran Khan
FotorCreated 2The Bollywood Queen Zeenat Aman was involved in a controversial affair with Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan, before he dated politician Benazir Bhutto. The couple decided to separate mutually however, some believe they separated because of national barriers.
Harbhajan Singh-Geeta Basra
geeta-basra-mos2_041116124201The romance of Harbhajan Singh and Geeta Basra is no secret to the media. The two dated for a long time before finally tying the knot in Jalandhar in 2015.