5 top cricketers who got married more than once
Top international sportsmen are bound to have lots of fan following and the cricketers are no expectation. Along with their professional lives, their personal lives also come under scrutiny as a result of which their wives and girlfriends also come under focus from the media and even more so if that player gets involved in multiple relationships
Let therefore look at the 5 top cricketers who got married more than once
Imran Khan one of the greatest all-rounders of all times was one of the most handsome cricketers on the planet and therefore was linked to many Bollywood actresses during his playing days. Later he married Jemima Goldsmith and had 2 sons. However, the marriage did not last beyond 9 years. Imran subsequently married a well-known journalist, the attractive Reham Khan but the marriage lasted only 9 months. Imran again got engaged, this time with Bushra Maneka, but it is understood that their relationship did not flower for long either.
Md Azharuddin’s cricket and personal life were both in huge focus. One of the most delightful batsmen in the 1980- 1990s period was married to Naureen and had two sons. However the entrance of film actress Sangeeta Bijlani totally rattled Azharuddin’s family and thus Azhar’s relationship with his wife deteriorated. Finally, Azhar separated and married Sangeeta Bijlani. Much later his relationship with Sangeeta did not continue and Azhar was rumoured to be dating Jwala Gutta , the Indian badminton player.
Former Indian wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik married his childhood friend Nikita Vanjara in 2007 but later it came to light that Nikita was having an affair with Indian Opener Murali Vijay. Karthik got divorced and married Indian woman squash international Deepika Pallikal in 2015 and is leading a happy personal life since.
Australia’s quickest bowler during 2000s was earlier married to Elizabeth Kemp in 2006. Later it came to light that Kemp was in a relationship with a Rugby star. Thus Lee got separated in 2009 and subsequently married Lana Anderson after spending few years in loneliness as he could not always attend to his son of his first marriage due to match duties. Lee and his 2nd wife Lana also has a daughter.
Shoaib Malik was earlier married to Ayesha Siddiqui but their marriage was short-lived. Later Shoaib fell in love and got married to Indian tennis superstar Sania Mirza in extremely volatile and controversial circumstances. However, they lead happy life and also blessed with a beautiful son.