There were the days when Indian cricketers’ wives enjoyed luxury and glamour because of their successful and famous husbands.
But now the situation is totally different. In this 21st century, they are acting as a strong supporting pillar and doing incredibly well in their career. All the beautiful ladies are independent and are recognised because of their professions, not because of their husbands. Let’s take a look at these 5 Indian cricketers’ wives and their profession.
1. Anushka Sharma
Anushka Sharma tops the list and needs no introduction. She is wife of Indian cricket team captain and run machine Virat Kohli and above all she is one of the top leading actresses of Bollywood.
There is no doubt in saying that she has achieved a lot of success and fame in her career and is also often seen on-field to support her cool husband and Indian skipper Virat Kohli. The actress made her debut opposite superstar Shah Rukh Khan and since then she never looked back and has been doing wonders. She also praised for her work in NH10, PK and many other films.
2. Dipika Pallikal
Dipika Pallikal is wife of famous Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik who has played in all formats: Test, T20 and ODI cricket match. But that’s not all. Dipika has her own identity and well-known name in the sports industry.
Dipika is one of the most known squash players in India. She has many records into her account. She became the 1st Indian to be the part of top 10 of the PSA rankings. Currently, her rank is 19th and has won 11 titles in her career. She has also won Arjuna Award and Padma Shri and even the gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth games.
3. Ritika Sajdeh
Ritika Sajdeh is wife of Rohit Sharma who is one of the finest Indian batsmen and Mumbai Indians team captain.
She had been sported many times supporting her husband on and off the field.
Ritika is a Sports Manager, who worked at Cornerstone Sports and Entertainment company and even manages sports events.
Even after getting married to Rohit Sharma and having a lovely girl child Samaira, she looks after all professional contracts of her husband.
4. Snehal Jadhav
Snehal Jadhav is wife of an all-rounder Kedar Jadhav. You will be surprised to know that Snehal is also a professional cricketer who played for Maharashtra and for teams of Hyderabad and Odisha.
But unfortunately, she couldn’t make it to the international level.
Talking about her career journey, she has been part of 37 List A, 1 First Class, and 31 Twenty20 cricket matches.
However, after becoming proud parents of baby girl in 2015, she quit her career.
5. Riva Solanki
Riva Solanki is well-known politician and lovely wife of Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja. Ravindra fell in love with Riva at a party and soon couple tied the knot.
She is the member of the Bhartiya Janata Party and is willing to take her career to next level. Many of her family members are also into politics.