DC Player wife: Cricket in India is more than just a sport. The cricketers enjoy celebrity status next to none. They regularly feature in television and print media. The wives and girlfriends of the cricket players also enjoy a considerable amount of media coverage. The Indian Premier League is the most glamorous T20 tournament that world cricket has to offer. It is probably the most sought after competition which is recognized and followed the world over.
The team of Delhi Capitals is full of young cricketing talent. The team is touted to be the most youthful and dynamic side in the IPL. Here is a look at the wives and girlfriends of the Delhi Capitals.
1. Shikhar Dhawan wife Ayesha Mukherjee
Ayesha Mukherjee, wife of Delhi Capitals opening batsman, Shikhar Dhawan. She is a kickboxer by profession. Ayesha is an NRI, with Indian roots from her father and English mother who was brought up in Australia. Interestingly, Shikhar is not her first husband, she was married earlier to an Australian businessman and has two kids with him. Shikhar and Ayesha became virtual friends through Facebook before meeting each other in person. The two grew fond of each other and decided to get engaged 12 years back in 2009. Shikhar admits that Ayesha has been a very good support for him at all stages of his life and got married after 2 years of courtship in 2012. The couple was blessed with a baby boy in 2014. Ayesha is 10 years elder to Shikhar but the age factor and divorce was never an issue between the two. Shikhar defied all societal pressures and proved that love stands above all and they are happily married.
2. Prithvi Shaw girlfriend Prachi Sharma (rumoured)
The second opener of Delhi Capitals, Prithvi Shaw has a rumoured girlfriend named Prachi Sharma. She is a television actress and has been part of the serial named Udaan in 2014 which was broadcasted on Colors channel. She hails from Mumbai and has two siblings, an elder sister and a younger brother. Prachi was always interested in dance and acting since her early days. Apart from her acting skills, she is a very good dancer. She keeps posting her belly dancing videos on social media and enjoys a pretty good number of followers. Her relation with Prithvi Shaw is still not official, however, their social media exchanges on each other’s pictures and videos are enough to fuel up the rumours. The two have not been spotted dating and neither have they committed to their relationship but they seem to be quite fond of each other in the virtual world of social media.
3. Rishabh Pant girlfriend Isha Negi
Isha Negi is the love interest of the current Delhi Capitals captain and the promising youngster of the Indian Cricket team, Rishabh Pant. The two have been dating for a long but Rishabh never brought it into limelight. After the successful Australian season of 2018-19, Pant had made his relationship official in January 2019. Isha has her roots in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. She has attended her education in Delhi and Noida. She is currently based in Navi Mumbai. Isha Negi is an interior decor designer, an entrepreneur by profession however she could be easily mistaken by the glamour industry for her killer looks. The two are spotted together quite frequently. Their social media platforms are also flooded with each other’s posts and their portrayal of affection.
4. Ishant Sharma wife Pratima Singh
Pratima Singh is the wife of speedster Ishant Sharma. She was born and brought up in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. She was raised in a sports environment at home. Pratima was a national level basketball player along with three of her sisters. She has also won many awards and accolades for her performance in sports. The love story and the way the couple got married is nothing short of a fairy tale. Ishant admits that he fell for her and it was love at first sight. From not expressing his feelings for a year to being the biggest support in each other’s lives, they have been a wonderful couple.
5. Ajinkya Rahane wife Radhika Dhopavkar
Radhika Dhopavkar is the wife of Delhi Capitals most dependable batsman Ajinkya Rahane. A homemaker by choice and mother of a beautiful girl, she has been the support to Ajinkya. She was born and brought up in Mumbai. They had an arranged marriage planned by their parents, however, they knew each other quite well since childhood. Radhika is pursuing a career in interior design. The two got married officially in 2014 and were blessed with a girl in 2019.
6. Marcus Stoinis wife Stephanie Muller
Stephanie Muller is the Australian beauty who happens to be the long time love of the explosive all-rounder Marcus Stoinis. The two have been dating for a very long time. Some of the media houses also claim that they are married, however, the two refrain to comment anything about their private lives. The couple is very active on social media platforms and always keep posting and commenting on each other.
7. R Ashwin wife Prithi Narayan
Prithi Narayan is the wife of the star spinner of Delhi Capitals Ravichandra Ashwin. She is quite bubbly. A businesswoman with a degree in engineering, Prithi is happily married to her childhood love Ashwin. The couple tied the knot in 2011. They are blessed with 2 daughters Akhira and Aadhya born in 2015 and 2016.
8. Steve Smith wife Dani Willis
The gorgeous Australian beauty is the wife of the dashing Australian batsman Steve Smith. Dani and Steve tied the knot in 2018, however, they have been dating for almost 10 years now. She has been a professional water polo player and swimmer. The blonde beauty is a lawyer by profession.
9. Shimron Hetmyer wife Umrao Nirvani
Umrao Nirvani is a stunning figure from Guyana and is the girlfriend of the strike bowler Shimron Hetmyer. The two have been in a relationship since childhood and have been dating ever since. Umrao and Shimron have never been shy about their relationship and their social media profiles tell the same story. The couple has been engaged since the Christmas of 2019 and is happy in their relationship.