Cricketers dating Bollywood actresses has been big news always. From Virat- Anushka to Deepika – Dhoni, the cricket team members and film industry divas have been the talk of the town.
Here are a few alleged affairs between cricketers and actresses.
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli
People as well as the media were confused about Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's alleged affair for long time. Recently, the "PK" actress went with Kohli to Sri Lanka for the Test series and when the player blew a kiss to his alleged 'girlfriend', she responded with a standing ovation.
Deepika Padukone and MS Dhoni
Early on his career Deepika Padukone was in the news for dating Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The actress was spotted several times during matches cheering Dhoni. Though the actress denied any such relationship and said they were just 'good friends'. Interestingly, Padukone was also rumoured to be seeing Yuvraj Singh. However, later on the actress moved on from the cricket world and got into a relationship with Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor.
Kim Sharma and Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh and Kim Sharma dated each other for four–five years but broke up due to personal differences. It is said that the reason for parting ways was Singh's mother, she was not in favour of the relationship. Unfortunately, post break – up, the cricketer had to fight cancer in 2011.
Sushmita Sen and Wasim Akram
Actress Sushmita Sen and ace cricketer Wasim Akram had hit headlines with their affair during their stint as judges in a reality show "Ek Khiladi, Ek Haseena". There were several rumours including marriage but both denied the reports. Sen took to the Twitter to clarify that Akram, who was a widower, was just a friend.
Geeta Basra and Harbhajan Singh
Like others, one more 'just friends' relationship is on between Geeta Basra and Harbhajan Singh. The couple has been together for long but both the individuals are in no mood to reveal their relationship status.
Riya Sen and Sreesanth
The most controversial cricketer Sreesanth was rumoured to be dating actress Riya Sen but they used to hide their affair behind 'just friends' tag. However, the cricketer is married to someone else now.
Nagma and Sourav Ganguly
It is said that Sourav Ganguly, who was married to his childhood love Dona, had a secret affair with actress Nagma. The duo met in 1999 in London and their alleged relationship made front page headlines when they were spotted at a temple together in 2001. It was rumoured that the pair had tied the knot even.
Sarika and Kapil Dev
Wife of ace actor Kamal Haasan, Sarika, was in an alleged relationship with the legendary cricketer Kapil Dev. It is said that the cricketer's family was happy with the pair and was planning a wedding. But, unfortunately, the relationship ended and Dev married his on – and – off girlfriend Romi.