The worlds of cricket and Bollywood have been going hand in hand since ancient times. While some successful love stories like Virat and Anushka or Sharmila Tagore and Tiger Pataudi have withstood with the Time, there have been times when love has happened but never materialised. Here are the cricketers and actresses we all have forgotten:
5 cricketers and their ex actresses Girlfriends
Rohit Sharma and Sofia Hayat
It was a case that caused quite a stir. British Indian model Sofia Hayat was rumored to be dating Rohit Sharma and while the actress continued to deny the affair, reports claim that the two were going strong for a while.
Yuvraj Singh and Kim Sharma
The cricketer is now married to Hazel Keech but in 2007, Yuvraj and Kim Sharma were an item and were going strong. After dating for a long time, the two parted ways amicably.
Yuvraj Singh’s ex girlfriend Kim Sharma is a famous Bollywood actor. They dated for about four years and their relationship ended in 2007. According to some media reports, their relationship did not work because Kim was not only obsessed but also used to abuse. According to media reports, this behavior of his was affecting the confidence of Yuvraj Singh. Obviously, he was in a particularly difficult position when he was in Pakistan, but Yuvraj chose to remain silent. Other stories have it that Yuvraj’s mother did not like Kim Sharma as she did not despise him in most of the films.
Virat Kohli and Izabelle Leite
The Brazilian actress had a brief stint in India when she acted in films like Talaash and Old Jeans. Isabelle and Virat apparently dated for a while.
Virat Kohli’s ex-girlfriend Izabelle Leite is a popular Brazilian model and was with Kohli for two years. Kohli was quite open about their relationship. They met for the first time at a party and got along well.
Leite has also acted in the Bollywood films ‘Sixteen’ and ‘Prani Janes’. She has moved to India and is finding it difficult to adjust to the new environment. She says that from crossing the road to buying and cooking food in Mumbai, she gradually learned everything. She prefers to call Kohli a friend but admits that she met him.
Izabelle Leite is affectionately known as Iza and her family is based in Brazil. Her family is encouraging her for her films and modeling assignments. After coming to India, Iza learned Hindi and is trying to teach her family as well.
Hardik Pandya gf Esha Gupta
Hardik Pandya’s ex-girlfriend Esha Gupta is a popular model. They met for the first time at a party. Hardik has a unique philosophy about relationships. According to him, a relationship requires commitment, whereas seeing and dating do not require such commitment.
Isha came into Hardik Pandya’s life after her breakup with Ellie. Both Isha and Hardik used to keep quiet about their relationship. In one instance, Isha vehemently denied the rumors about her marriage.
Suresh Raina gf Shruti Haasan
Suresh Raina’s ex-girlfriend Shruti Haasan is Kamala Haasan’s daughter. They were reportedly dating in 2014. Shruti works in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi films. Shruti and Suresh Raina were introduced to each other in 2013 by some mutual friends. Shruti appeared in few matches of Chennai Super King. However, their relationship was short-lived. Raina had once denied all claims of dating someone. After some time, he was dating Union Minister Praful Patel’s daughter Poorna. At the same time, Shruti started dating Michael Corsell of London.