• MS Dhoni and Sakshi Dhoni with Ziva
    MS Dhoni and Sakshi Dhoni with ZivaMS Dhoni/Facebook
  • Dhoni and Sakshi with Ziva
    Dhoni and Sakshi with ZivaMS Dhoni/Facebook
  • Sachin Tendulkar with his family
    Sachin Tendulkar with his familySara Tendulkar/Facebook
  • Yusuf Pathan with his son
    Yusuf Pathan with his sonYusuf Pathan/Facebook
  • Virender Sehwag with family
    Virender Sehwag with familyVirender Sehwag/Facebook
  • Shikhar Dhawan and Family
    Shikhar Dhawan and FamilyShikhar Dhawan/Facebook
  • Saurav Ganguly and family
    Saurav Ganguly and familySaurav Ganguly/facebook
  • Gautam Gambhir's daughter Aazeen
    Gautam Gambhir's daughter AazeenGautam Gambhir/Facebook
  • Anil Kumble with his family
    Anil Kumble with his familyAnil Kumble/Facebook
  • Rahul Dravid with family
    Rahul Dravid with familyFacebook

Apart from shining in their profession, Indian cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, Shikhar Dhawan, Rahul Dravid, Virender Sehwag and many others have also proved that they are adorable fathers.

Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar, who is considered as 'God' by his fans all over the world, has always proved himself to be a great father. His elder daughter Sara, 18, is rumoured to debut in Bollywood soon and 15-year-old son Arjun has proved his talents in cricket -- like his father -- with his all-round abilities.

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MS Dhoni

Dhoni and Sakshi's adorable baby Ziva was born on 6 February, 2015 and recently the Indian captain said that he missed her badly as she was born during his long Australian tour weeks ahead of the World Cup in Australia.

Virender Sehwag

The right-handed opening batsman has two sons, Aryavir, born in 2007 and Vedant, born in 2010.

Saurav Ganguly

The former Indian captain Ganguly, who eloped with his childhood sweetheart Dona Roy has a 14-year-old daughter Sana Ganguly.

Shikhar Dhawan

The left-handed opening batsman met his lady love Ayesha Mukherjee through Facebook and got married in 2012. They have a one-year-old son Zoravar.

Yusuf Pathan

Pathan and his wife Afreen have a one-year-old son Ayaan.

Gautam Gambhir

Gambhir considers his daughter Aazeen Gambhir, who was born in May 2014, his lucky charm,

"Fatherhood has brought me a lot of joy and luck; I am thankful to the creator. The other day, one of my friends suggested that whenever I walk out to bat, my profile should read: Gautam Gambhir: Indian cricketer, World Cup winner, Arjuna Awardee and now a Proud Father," Gambhir told Hindustan Times.

Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble and wife Chethana have two children – Mayas Kumble and Svasti Kumble. He also raises a daughter Aaruni Kumble from Chethana's previous marriage.