Bollywood actress Athiya Shetty is going to marry cricketer KL Rahul today i.e. on 23 January. Both have been dating each other for the past 3 years and have been in limelight for several months due to their dating and vacations. Although this is not the first pair of cricketer and actress. The relationship between cricket and Bollywood dates back to 1968 when Sharmila Tagore, the top actress of her era, married Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, the Nawab and captain of the Team India cricket team.
Sharmila-Mansoor’s pair of two different big fields was well liked and successful. After this many actresses like Reena Rai, Sangeeta Bijlani, Geeta Basra, Anushka Sharma settled down with cricketers. At the same time, there were many actresses like Amrita Singh, Sushmita Sen, Deepika Padukone, who had a love relationship with cricketers, but their relationship could not reach marriage. At the same time, the names of actresses like Sara Ali Khan, Urvashi Rautela also continue to be associated with the people of the Indian cricket team.