Its Valentine’s Day today but the Indian cricketers are celebrating this day on the field only. They are currently playing a warm-up match against New Zealand XI to gear up for the upcoming Test series versus Kane Williamson’s side. On the other side, the players off duty are celebrating the 14th of February with their ladyloves.
Hardik Pandya recently shared a photograph with his fiancee, Natasa Stankovic on Instagram while even Anushka Sharma has reached New Zealand to celebrate this day with her husband, Virat Kohli. On this special occasion, let us have a look at the top 5 cricket couples of the world at the moment.
David Warner and Candice Warner:
David Warner got hitched to his ladylove Candice Fazlon April 2015. The left-handed batsman has been of the most aggressive players on the cricket field. He has also been involved in a lot of controversies which have established him as cricket’s bad boy however, Candice has continued to back him no matter whatever situation he faces in his life.
She even backed him when he won the 2015 World Cup with Australia while she was also standing for him when he was banned for his involvement in the infamous Sandpaper gate.
AB de Villiers and Danielle de Villiers
AB de Villiers married Danielle Swart after proposing her at the iconic Taj Mahal monument of India. The power couple is known for having each other’s back on social media and de Villiers showcased his love for his family by announcing retirement from international cricket in his prime.
Although it has been a massive loss for Cricket South Africa, de Villiers has continued to play T20 cricket to entertain his fans all over the world. The cricketer has two sons with his wife, named Abraham and John.
MS Dhoni and Sakshi Dhoni :
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been off the cricket field ever since India exited the 2019 World Cup. He has not given any official statement over his retirement but a lot of fans believe that he has already played his last match for the Indian team.
The wicket-keeper batsman, however, has confirmed that he will play for Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2020. He is currently enjoying his time off the field with his family. He married Sakshi Dhoni in 2010 and the couple has a daughter named Ziva, who is immensely loved by the Indian fans.
Rohit Sharma and Ritika Sajdeh:
India’s limited overs vice-captain, Rohit Sharma is one of the best players in white-ball cricket at the moment. He can smack the ball right from the word go which separates him from the other Indian players.
He tied the knot with his love, Ritika Sajdeh in 2015 and, Ritika has always been present at the cricket stadium when Rohit plays. She has also witnessed several Rohit Sharma specials live from the venue. Mr. and Mrs. Sharma have a lovely kid named Samaira.
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma:
It is said that behind every successful man, there is a hand of a woman and this proverb perfectly fits in the case of the Indian skipper, Virat Kohli. He has worked hard on his game and his fitness levels ever since he got into a relationship with Anushka Sharma.
The Bollywood actress has supported the world number 1 batsman in his good and bad times while Kohli has also spoken up for his wife publicly which shows why they are the real power couple of the cricket world.