Famous sports couples in India

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Meet the Mr and Mrs Sports of India.

The lanky Indian pacer married the national basketball player in 2016. Ishant met Pratima during a basketball tournament in 2011, where the former was invited as a chief guest. Pratima apparently took 2 years to accept his friend request on FB.
Ishant Sharma and Pratima Singh
The lanky Indian pacer married the national basketball player in 2016. Ishant met Pratima during a basketball tournament in 2011, where the former was invited as a chief guest. Pratima apparently took 2 years to accept his friend request on FB.
The star shuttlers tied the knot in a simple ceremony in 2018. The couple reportedly dated for a decade after meeting at the Pullela Gopichand’s academy in 2005.
Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap
The star shuttlers tied the knot in a simple ceremony in 2018. The couple reportedly dated for a decade after meeting at the Pullela Gopichand’s academy in 2005.
After dating for almost five months, the tennis ace married the Pakistan cricketer in 2010. The power couple continue to represent their countries in their respective sports.
Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik
After dating for almost five months, the tennis ace married the Pakistan cricketer in 2010. The power couple continue to represent their countries in their respective sports.
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After meeting at a training camp in 1996, the pair connected immediately and got married in 2000. Robert coached his wife to the country’s first World Championships medal in 2003. The couple is blessed with two kids, Aaron and Andrea.
Anju Bobby George and Robert Bobby George
After meeting at a training camp in 1996, the pair connected immediately and got married in 2000. Robert coached his wife to the country’s first World Championships medal in 2003. The couple is blessed with two kids, Aaron and Andrea.
The popular cricket presenter married the Indian all-rounder, son of Roger Binny, in 2012. Mayanti met Binny during the rebel Indian Cricket League back in 2007.
Stuart Binny and Mayanti Langer
The popular cricket presenter married the Indian all-rounder, son of Roger Binny, in 2012. Mayanti met Binny during the rebel Indian Cricket League back in 2007.
The ‘Flying Sikh’ met Nirmal, a former India volleyball captain, during a championship in Sri Lanka and they tied the knot in 1962.
Milkha Singh and Nirmal Kaur
The ‘Flying Sikh’ met Nirmal, a former India volleyball captain, during a championship in Sri Lanka and they tied the knot in 1962.
The keeper batsman and the professional squash player exchanged marital vows in 2015 after seeing each other for almost two years.
Dinesh Karthik and Dipika Pallikal
The keeper batsman and the professional squash player exchanged marital vows in 2015 after seeing each other for almost two years.
Hockey player Gurwinder married 400m runner Manjeet in a traditional Sikh ceremony in 2015. Both have represented India at the Olympics.
Manjeet Kaur and Gurwinder Singh Chandi
Hockey player Gurwinder married 400m runner Manjeet in a traditional Sikh ceremony in 2015. Both have represented India at the Olympics.
The star wrestler, who won Gold at the Asian Games, married longtime friend Somvir in 2018.
Vinesh Phogat and Somvir Rathee
The star wrestler, who won Gold at the Asian Games, married longtime friend Somvir in 2018.
The bronze medallist wrestler at the Rio Olympics tied the knot with grappler Satyawart in a grand ceremony in 2017.
Sakshi Malik and Satyawart Kadian
The bronze medallist wrestler at the Rio Olympics tied the knot with grappler Satyawart in a grand ceremony in 2017.
If you have seen ‘Dangal’, you have probably heard of her. The elder of the Phogat sisters married her fellow wrestler Pawan in 2016.
Geeta Phogat and Pawan Kumar
If you have seen ‘Dangal’, you have probably heard of her. The elder of the Phogat sisters married her fellow wrestler Pawan in 2016.
The first Indian pistol shooter to claim the No.1 spot in the world rankings married Ronak in 2013, who also happens to be her coach.
Heena Sindhu and Ronak Pandit
The first Indian pistol shooter to claim the No.1 spot in the world rankings married Ronak in 2013, who also happens to be her coach.
The second Indian to win the All-England Open Championship married fellow shuttler PVV Lakshmi in 2002. The couple are blessed with a daughter Pullela Gayatri Gopichand (a budding badminton player) and a son Pullela Sai Vishnu.
Pullela Gopichand
The second Indian to win the All-England Open Championship married fellow shuttler PVV Lakshmi in 2002. The couple are blessed with a daughter Pullela Gayatri Gopichand (a budding badminton player) and a son Pullela Sai Vishnu.

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