Bollywood and Cricket go hand in hand. The love affairs of Bollywood Actresses and Cricketers have always kept the rumour mills abuzz.
While some made their way to the holy matrimony, some parted ways after few years of togetherness. So lets take a look at some of the most famous affairs.
Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore
Tiger Pataudi met Sharmila Tagore in Delhi through some common friends in 1965. Soon they fell in love but had to face obstacles from the family side. But love conquered all and they got married on December 27, 1969 after four years of courtship. The couple has three children Saif, Saba and Soha.
Viv Richards and Neena Gupta
Neena met Vivian Richards in the 1980’s when the West Indian Team came to India for a series of test matches. Vivian who was a flirt and married at that time, had a one night stand with Neena resulting in pregnancy. They later parted ways and Neena became a single mother to Masaba who is a well known fashion designer.
Mohsin Khan and Reena Roy
Pakistani cricketer married one of the India’s top actress Reena Roy in the early 1980’s. The actress soon left the movie business to focus on her family and her daughter Jannat. However in the 1990’s Mohsin and Reena broke their marriage and got divorced later.
Mohammad Azharuddin and Sangeeta Bijlani
Azharuddin made to the Page 3 when he started having an affair with the Bollywood actress Sangeeta. He was married to Naureen at that time with two sons. Later, he divorced his first wife and got married to Sangeeta but the couple separated in 2010 after 14 years of togetherness.
Zeenat Aman and Imran Khan
The beautiful Zeenat and handsome Imran were in a relationship. But soon this relationship frizzled and they blamed it on the national barriers.
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli
Indian team captain and Anushka met on the sets of a shampoo ad. They soon started dating but split after few years. Now “Virushka” as quoted by their fans are back together and seen vacationing at exotic locations.
Harbhajan Singh and Geeta Basra
After dating for almost five years, this couple finally tied the knot on October 29, 2015. They were soon blessed with a baby girl, Hinaya.
Yuvraj Singh and Kim Sharma
The model turned actress Kim found love in the handsome Yuvraj Singh. They painted the town red with their blooming relationship but parted ways to concentrate on their careers.