Every time you swipe right on a dating app, aren’t you just keeping your fingers crossed, hoping to find the Virat Kohli
to your Anushka Sharma
, or wishing away that you and your special one turn out to be just as amazing a match as Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge? No, we aren’t Pegasus-ing you just yet. Truth is, cricketer-actress duos have been setting relationship goals for a while now. If marriages are made in heaven, a cricketer-actress couple sure must be a carefully curated match. Everything about them–right from how good they look together, to how they conduct themselves in public, and their extravagant gestures for each other–is aspirational.
In a nation obsessed with cricket and Bollywood, cricketers and actors are often put on a pedestal and worshipped, and when the two unite in matrimony, it’s not just media that has a field day. But along with the immense adulation, also comes the pressure of constantly performing and becoming apt role models, whether they signed…