The quote “Beauty with Brains” is apt to the beautiful wives of Indian Cricketers. Cricket has turned out to be the heartthrob in India. These cricketers put their best of the best to achieve that glory where they are. But do you know who their support system is and in what arena they are engaged?
The wives of these stars have always been on the radar of public since the time they began to start cheering for their loved ones into the stadium. Many of these lovely ladies have tried to make out a balance in between their career, home, and their prestige.
These ladies have proved that behind every successful man, there’s a woman without a doubt.
Have a look at the top 18 wives of Indian cricketers and their profession:
Before the wife of Ace batsman and the run-machine- ‘Virat Kohli’, Anushka Sharma is a very renowned face of Bollywood. She is an actress by profession and also a film producer. She is one of the most highest-paid actresses in India.
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She is also the recipient of several awards including the recent one-Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award, and one Filmfare and several others in her piggy.
Ritika Sajdhe, who is the wife of Mumbai Indians Captain and team India’s vice-captain Rohit Sharma is a sports manager who manages many players, sportspersons, including Rohit Sharma. Ritika is a working lady who frequently deals with sports events and matches.
Dipika Pallikal, the wife of Dinesh Karthik, recently won the silver medal in Gold Coast, Australia, Common Wealth Games 2018 in Squash, in mixed doubles and had won gold in Glasgow CWG 2014.
She is the first Indian to be ranked amongst the top 10 in PSA rankings. She is the first squash player to be awarded Arjuna award. She has been also, honored with Padam Shri which was given her in 2014.
Sheetal Gautam who is the better half of Robin Uthappa is a former professional Tennis Player.
Geeta Basra is an Indian actress who made her debut in Bollywood in Emraan Hashmi starrer “Dil Diya Hai”. She has also worked in movies like The Train, Zilla Ghaziabad, Second Hand Husband etc. Model turned actress married Harbhajan Singh in 2015.
Priyanka Chaudhary has worked as an IT professional with a bank back in the Netherlands before she got married to star cricketer Suresh Raina. Priyanka married her childhood Suresh Raina back in 2015. Priyanka and Suresh Raina were blessed with a baby girl on 14th May 2016.
Recently Hasin Jahan was on the breaking news giving controversial statements about his husband and Indian Cricketer Mohammad Shami. Hasin is a former Indian Model, she started her career in Kolkata at a very young age.
Vijeyta Pendharkar is married to former legendary Indian batsman, Rahul Dravid, “the wall”. Vijeyta, by profession, is a medical surgeon.
Anjali Tendulkar married The God of cricket and the Cricketing Legend- Sachin Tendulkar. Anjali is a pediatrician by her profession.
Virendra Sehwag tied the knot to a Delhi-based girl Aarti Ahlawat. Aarti was doing well in her fully established career in public relations but left her career to look after her family and to start a new journey as a housewife.
Safa Baig is the better half of the Indian fast bowler and left-handed batsman, Irfan Pathan. By profession, Safa Baig is a model. Apart from modeling career, she was also engaged in journalism and has worked as an executive editor at a PR firm.
Tanya Wadhwa is a proud wife of the Indian fast bowler Umesh Yadav. Tanya is a promising Fashion Designer. Tanya is in the final year of Fashion Retail and Merchandising.
Ayesha Mukherjee is married to Shikhar Dhawan, the “Gabbar” of Indian Cricket Team. Ayesha is a well-trained kickboxer.
Mayanti Langer is married to Stuart Binny who is an integral part of his IPL Franchise, Royal Challengers Bangalore. Mayanti Langer is also a successful Indian Journalist by profession who is currently associated with STAR.
Ishant Sharma’s wife Pratima Singh is a member of India Women’s national basketball team.
The better half of Mahendra Singh Dhoni is Sakshi Dhoni as she was doing her Hotel management before she got married to him. She has also worked as a trainee at the Taj Bengal, Kolkata.
Nupur Nagar is married to Indian cricketer, ‘Swing master’- Bhuvneshwar Kumar. She established her career as an engineer in an MNC in Greater Noida. She was in buzz after Bhuvneshwar revealed his relationship with her on his Instagram account in late 2017.
Sagarika Ghatge has started her innings with Indian Fast Bowler Zaheer Khan. Sagarika is an Indian model and film actress. She made her debut in Chak De! India in 2007. She is also a national level athlete.